The channels SIC Notícias and Sic Internacional África will no longer be broadcasted by DStv in Angola, from 23:59 on Sunday, June 5, 2017. DSTV says to regret the inconvenience caused and did not give any explanation as to why it happened. With this decision, it is no longer possible to watch in Angola the Portuguese television channels SIC.
Angolan satellite television operator Zap, one of the two generalist operators in Angola, ceased on March 14 the broadcast of SIC Internacional and SIC Notícias channels in the markets of Angola and Mozambique, which happened after the Portuguese channel had released critical reports To the Luanda regime.
Zap started its activity in the Angolan market in April 2010 and is currently the largest satellite TV operator in Angola.