Author Archives: Thibault Gangloff

TSTV to launch new DTH satellite service in Nigeria

TSTV is the new satellite TV and is partnering with a Europe-based television station, ABS Global, to launch a Direct-to-Home (DTH) satellite TV in Nigeria on the 1st October 2017. The New TSTV will offer a Pay-As-You-Consume TV service, meaning you only pay for what you consume. TSTV which will soon be available across Nigeria [...]

Kwesé TV to be launched in all Botswana

Kwesé launched the broadcast of its FTA channel Kwesé Free sport in Botswana’s capital Gaborone in March earlier this year. Following the success of the program they decided to unveil the complete Kwesé packaging, introducing viewers to the new content with third-party channels, entertainment and sports. Marketing and PR Manager at Kwesé, Shadi Linchwe declared [...]

MultiChoice Namibia to introduce GOtv Max

GOtv max will launches its new package in October in Namibia. Commenting the new development, Roger Gertze, MultiChoice Namibia’s general manager declared: The introduction of GOtv was a strategic decision. The launch has positively contributed to growth and in the last five years, GOtv has evolved. We recognised that we are living in tough economic [...]

Kwesé TV and Orange Botswana sealed content deal

Kwesé TV signed a partnership with Orange Botswana to deliver video content to Kwese subscribers. The two companies will use Oranges 4G network to stream content to the customers mobiles and to establish a DTH satellite platform. This streaming will include NBA TV, Viceland, the Premier league and many more of Kwesé catalogue. Lepata Mafa-Nthomola, [...]

MultiChoice Nigeria denied Pay-Per-View model

MultiChoice Nigeria, the Pay TV service provider cancelled the fresh news about their Pay-Per-View model. The company has demented the rumours that circulated about this news. The company issued a statement MultiChoice wishes to correct the news currently being circulated and states that at no time was it announced that a Pay Per View service [...]

Kenya lost rights for the African soccer Championship

Kenya has lost the right to host the African Nations Championship. The Confederation of African Football declared that many delays for the preparation of the tournament due to the actual state of the country. CAF made a decision to take the tournament away from Kenya the executive committee has been assembled to vote a new [...]

OpenView HD to terminate Deen TV broadcast end September

Deen TV and Open ViewHD have been partner for four years and the partnership is set to end on 30 September 2017, the channel will no longer be part of the free-to-view satellite bouquet. The decision to discontinue our relationship with Deen TV was made on the back of scheduled commercial discussions between the two [...]

MultiChoice Nigeria launches a Pay Per View offer

Multichoice Nigeria is launching a Pay-Per-View service, which allows consumer to pay an additional fee to watch a particular content. The Head of Public relations Caroline Oghuma declared It is a concept allowed in pay TV operation, but it is different from pay-as-you-go which has been misconstrued to mean pay-per-view. Oghuma stated that pay-as-you-go, as [...]

Telkom presents its zero-rate data streaming services

The South African telecommunications company, Telkom announced the creation of a new offer with a zero-rate data music, video streaming.  Last Year Telkom launched many data-focused products thus synergizing with their FreeMe package which has helped the company to grow popular. The zero rate data plan allows customers to access selected platform without consuming their [...]

MultiChoice throws Showmax in for DStv Premium subscribers

Multichoice will give DStv Premium subscribers access to Showmax subscription (SVOD) included in the premium fee. DStv Premium subscribers will be able to access Showmax, worth R99 per month, through DStv Explora decoders, the DStv Now app, online and smart TV sets. Mark Rayner declared:We’re offering all our Premium customers Showmax, so they can enjoy [...]