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Music channel Mezzo now available on Canal+ Africa

French music channel Mezzo, dedicated to classical music, jazz and dance, is now available on Les Bouquets Canal+, distributed in 22 African countries. The Deputy Director of TV channels Lagardère-Active, President of Mezzo, Caroline Cochaux, expressed, With this launch in Africa, Mezzo, which is already available in some sixty countries in Europe, in Asia and [...]

Canal+ rolls out new African TV show ‘Sakho & Mangane’

Canal+ Africa is planning to roll out new African TV show Sakho and Mangane in French speaking African countries. Sakho and Mangane is a detective series created and directed by Jean-Luc Herbulot with the participation of Hubert Ndao and Toumani Sangaré as directors. Its a 100% African production with a team of three directors from [...]

Canal+ to deploy its pay TV offer in Ethiopia

Canal + will soon deploy its pay-TV offer in the coming weeks in Ethiopia. The company has reached an agreement with Mr. Teodros for the distribution of the channels of Vivendi’s subsidiary in Ethiopia. The agreement was signed during the visit of French President Emmanuel Macron to Ethiopia. It should be noted that the country’s [...]

ES1 available on the Canal + bouquets in Africa

ES1 esport channel is available since January 15th in the Canal + bouquets offer, from the Evasion formula, on channel 113. After 1 year of its creation, the channel ES1 will be available, among others, in the following countries: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Congo, Ivory Coast, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea Bissau, Guinea Conakry, Equatorial Guinea, Mauritania, [...]

Canal + focuses on Sub-Saharan Africa

The French group Canal + will now invest in sub-Saharan Africa and more specifically, French-speaking Africa. For example, Canal + Afrique (formerly Canal Overseas Africa), Canal + Overseas publishes on behalf of the Canal + channel for the African continent and distributes the “Canal + Bouquets” offers in Mali, Cameroon, Senegal and Ivory Coast. It [...]

Canal+ launches B2B distribution in Africa

The Canal+ Group announces the launch of Thema Distribution, a new business activity of Canal+ International, in charge of the distribution and sale of audio-visual content in Africa and internationally. The creation of Thema Distribution is part of the Groups strategy to develop African content on all media, and in particular content produced or acquired [...]

Canal + International rolls out first original series Invisibles in Africa

Canal + International will introduce its first original series in Africa called Invisibles exclusively on its platform at the end of this month. Co-produced by Canal + International and Tsk Studios, Invisibles is a large-scale production, also supported by the Fonds Image de la Francophonie (OIF) and support from the French Media Development Agency (CFI). [...]

Canal+ rolls out new package Essentiel+ in Togo

Canal+ officially launch new package, known as Essentiel+ with 130 channels in Togo. Commenting the launch, the Managing Director of Canal+ Togo, Alexandre Cohen, stated, Based on a survey of our customers, we wanted to improve this package with new channels, namely Canal+ Comédie and Canal+ Action which align with African realities, and Canal+ Sport for [...]

The Tour of Rwanda in the spotlight on Canal +

The 10th edition of the Tour of Rwanda, the annual meeting of African cycling enthusiasts, will be held this year from August 5 to 12, 2018. Canal +, partner of this anniversary edition, will broadcast all stages of the tour on its dedicated channel: A + Sport. In total, 17 teams of five riders will [...]