CanalSat Africa has announced the launch of three new channels and addition of 22 existing channels by the end of this month in Africa. The firm has also introduced an affordable package for XAF5,000 per month for 100 channels.
The new channels comprise Gulli Africa, Edan and Novelas TV. Edan is a cosmopolitan and urban entertainment channel. Gulli Africa is a kids genre channel which is tailored for African audiences. Novelas TV is a telenovela channel.
The channels which will be added include AB Group’s Science et Vie TV and France 3. As per a media report, Canal Plus has over 1.5 million subscribers in Africa at the end of 2014. It has operations across the continent except South Africa and Maghreb.