Tag Archives: Canal+

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 [...]

Canal + to air new health show exclusively for Africa

New 90-minute monthly meeting devoted to health news on the African continent, BONJOUR SANTÉ is broadcast on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 8:30 pm on CANAL + as part of the MARDIS DE L’AFRIQUE. The show is presented by Dr. Roger Moyou-Mogo, a general practitioner and emergency specialist specializing in vascular medicine, and [...]

Canal + deploys Easy TV in the Democratic Republic of Congo

CANAL + is pleased to announce the roll-out of its Easy TV digital quality offering in Matadi, the capital of Kongo Central Province. Through this unique solution deployed by Telenum DRC, the ambition is to offer quality content at an affordable price for the greatest number. After its successful launch in Lubumbashi and Kinshasa in [...]

Canalbox FTTH network launched in Gabon

Group Vivendi Africa (GVA), a new player in the telecommunications market in Africa, is launching its first CanalBox high speed broadband internet offer, in a commercial partnership with the Canal + group. GVA invests in its own network and ensures its construction and operation. Broadband for the general public and businesses will revolutionize Internet access [...]

Canal+ acquired rights to broadcast Turkish Football for A+ Sport channel

Canal+, the French pay TV operator, has secured exclusive rights to distribute Turkish Top-Tier football via A+ Sport channel in Sub-Saharan Africa. Distribution rights of Turkish Süper Lig, was secured by the Vivendi-owned operator, the matches will be aired in French to sub-Saharan Africa for the next three seasons from August. Canal+ said that the [...]

A+ Sport channel goes live in Africa

Canal+ launched a new sports channels in Africa, branded A+ Sport. The channel is said to show a variety of local and international sports. It will show coverage from the Jeux de la Francophonie, the final phases of the CAF Confederations Cup, and the Basketball Champions League. The newly added Canal+ channel is an offshoot [...]