Author Archives: Yuveshen Darmalingum

Du rolls out UAE’s first 5G-enabled WiFi router in Dubai

Du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has introduced UAEs first 5G-ready WiFi router in Dubai. The advanced wireless 5G terminal device from ZTE is accessible to subscribers as from 57.17 USD (AED 210) per month. The ZTE 5G router will give subscribers the opportunity to enjoy plug and play 5G access within all 5G-enabled areas of the UAE. [...]

DStv introduces Newzroom Afrika, a 24-hour news service on its platform

MultiChoice Africa has introduced a new 24-hour news service, Newzroom Afrika, on the DStv platform. It is accessible to customers on all DStv packages. The development of news service comes just two months after the service was rolled out in South Africa. It comprised programmes like Your View Africa Round Table, presented by South African [...]

Real Talk with Eniivy available now on DStv

Eniola Omoniyi, who is commonly known as Eniivy has just rolled out a new Talk Show titled Real Talk with Eniivy in partnership with POP Central TV on leading satellite cable TV, DSTV. The multi-talented actress who has a passion for entertainment declared shes really thrilled about the TV show which would be an innovation [...]

Vodacom unveils IoT products in SA

Vodacom has introduced wide range of Internet of Things products that will enable customers to connect and monitor their compatible home and leisure IoT devices to the Vodacom dedicated global IoT network using a dedicated IoT V-Sim. The V by Vodacom range comprises of the V-Pet tracker, V-Kids Watch tracker, V-bag tracker and a V-Home [...]

Angola Cables rolls out its Cloud service platform to the African Market

Following the recent inauguration of their advanced Tier III AngoNAP data center facility in Fortaleza, Brazil, Angola Cables has announced that it has launched Angola Cables Cloud Service to the African market. The launch of a single platform Cloud as a Service follows the strong demand from companies operating across the African continent who are [...]

StarTimes partners with MLW to air ‘Fusion’ in Africa

Major League Wrestling has recently announced it has entered into an agreement to broadcast its flagship weekly hour-long program MLW Fusion non-exclusively in Africa on StarTimes. The partnership will commence this summer with weekly episodes of MLW FUSION. The African region is extremely important to Major League Wrestling, and we are thrilled to begin this [...]

One Africa TV to air ‘Yellow Submarine’ in Namibia

Yellow Submarine will be broadcasted on One Africa TV. The show will offer compelling interviews with Namibias most leading entertainment personalities. The show, which debuts on Sunday, is focused on arts but also into other areas of life such as medicine and issues affecting artists.  The producer, Jonathan Luvindao, declared, Our target demographic is quite [...]

Sawa teams up with Huawei for MENA video service

The collaboration will allow Sawa to spread its TV channels portfolio and selection of encrypted channels to telcos across MENA. The video service will offer viewers access to pre-integrated Sawa entertainment channels as well as options such as an electronic programme guide, catch-up services, a time shift function, and a network personal video recorder (nPVR) [...]

Sipromad takes over pan-African channel Africanews

The pan-African channel Africanews, owned by Euronews NBC has been bought by Malagasy Group Sipromad for approximately 20 million US Dollars. Created in 2016 by the French group EuronewsNBC, pan-African television Africanews has a new owner. This news should be made official on July 24th. The acquisition is part of a strategy to internationalize the [...]