Category Archives: Pay TV

New reality tv show on Multichoice Nigeria

Our Perfect Wedding Nigeria is the new reality tv show which will be aired on Multichoice Nigeria. This new reality tv show is coming three years after it was screened in Kenya and other African countries. The show is co-produced by Adeola Oloyede and Suleiman Kazeem. The show reveals the excitement of the wedding planning [...]

TNM introduces Kiliye Kiliye Digital TV on Mpamba

The Malawi Government-owned Digital Broadcast Network Limited (MDBNL) together with TNM has introduced its new digital tv, Kiliye Kiliye on TNM Mpamba payment platform. The new digital tv channel comes after GoTv, Zuku, and Azam Tv. TNM Chief Sales & Marketing Officer, Daniel Makata mentioned that Kiliye Kiliye Digital Tv will demonstrate market growth and [...]

OSN rolls out new ‘flexible’ package in Saudi Arabia

OSN has introduced a flexible pay-TV package for subscribers in Saudi Arabia. The introduction of El Farq, meaning The Difference in Arabic has been on a three-month trial in the Kingdom. OSN announced El Farq has already earned a positive feedback from subscribers and remarkable sales growth. The Managing Director of Saudi Arabia, Bandar Al [...]

Ooredoo TV set up box has a new look

Ooredoo TV customers can now enjoy the new set-top box which will include all digital services such as conventional linear TV, on-demand service, apps and games and also catch-up features. The new set up box, which is real HDR 4K, providing high resolution picture to viewers and has a 16GB memory, this allows subscribers to [...]

Starz Play now on Ooredoo TV

  The best of Hollywood, Bollywood and childrens entertainment will now be available through Ooredoo TVS set up box. Customers can enjoy video on demand with Ooredoo TV in the comfort of their homes. For as little as $15 a month with no lock in contract, customers can subscribe to a family bundle which include [...]

Showmax to air short films from AFDA

On the 18th February, Showmax announced it will air over 18 short films from AFDA students. Its ground-breaking to share young, local, culturally relevant content on the same platform as Hollywood blockbusters. I am certain that this unique initiative will serve to boost and develop the African film industry and the careers of many young [...]

OSN dropping sports content and focusing on movies

As of March, Dubai-based pay tv operator OSN will air only OSN Sports Cricket HD and Ten Sports Channel.  According to OSNs new CEO Patrick Tillieux, changes to this will allow more room for movies and other key contents to be aired, specially content targeted to female viewers. There will also be more pop up [...]

No price increase for DStv Premium in 2019

As of April 2019, MultiChoice has just announced its freeze price of DStv Premium subscription package, meaning customers will pay the same rate. However there will be a minimal increase for subscribers on other packages.  DStv has announced that it will be adjusting some of the prices of its subscription packages from 1 April 2019. [...]

e-media launched iTV on DTT in Senegal

After the launch of the website www.emedia.sn and the station iRadio (90.3 FM) in October 2018, E-Media group in Senegal completes its offer by launching its flagship channel iTV on the DTT platform in Senegal.   Prior to its launched, The TV station had been tested for a few weeks on the digital television platform in [...]

OSN now available on Ooredoo Tv

Ooredoo tv customers can now enjoy premium entertainment with an OSN add-on of their choice when subscribing on a basic package with Ooredoo tv, at no additional cost. The offers within the basic package are: Entertainment GetStarted, Pehla Variety, Pehla Prime, OSN Pinoy Plus Extra, OSN Pinoy Plus, and OSN TFC Plus. Available OSN add-ons [...]