MultiChoice Malawi grows local content by launching Times TV on DStv


Malawi’s first private and independent television station, Times TV, has been launched on DStv. Times TV will be available in all DStv packages. 

This partnership confirms the commitment Multichoice undertook to provide viewers with exclusive local programs, a growing demand, according to Times TV’s CEO, Leonnard Chikadya. He added that the launch of the station on DStv will provide programs to Malawians in their first language as a response to the growing market need for increased access to information.

The multiple award-winning Malawian national television station providing balanced family centric and well researched current affairs, sports, entertainment and development programmes suitable for the whole family, will air on all DStv packages such as Premium, Compact, Access, Family and Compact Plus on channel 296. It will also available on all GOtv packages such as GOtv Plus, GOtv Value and GOtv Light on channel 91.

Popular shows on the channel include Hot Current, Times Exclusive, Point Blank, and Danga Langa and other spotlights to suit viewers’ likes.