Tag Archives: DStv

DStv’s Zambezi Magic channel to premiere Zim film

A Zimbabwean film commissioned by DStv’s Zambezi Magic channel that will premiere on the channel on Valentine’s Day, further enhancing the country producing industry. Love Is Not Enough is an emotional drama that is aimed at mature audiences and will have its debut on Zambezi Magic (DStv Channel 160) at 9pm on Wednesday February 14. [...]

Linda Ikeji to launch a new channel on DStv

After blogging for 11 years as Africas number one, 37-year-old and still single billionaire, Linda Ikeji, is set to take over the TV space with the launch of an entertainment and lifestyle channel on DSTV and online. Linda Ikeji, who made her fortunes from blogging, is currently putting lots of cable channel owners in fear [...]

DStv adds new channel Moja Love to its bouquet

The news about Moja Love channel joining DStv bouquet fell shortly after MultiChoice announced they will no longer offer ANN7 on any of their bouquet. Moja Love relates to all things that Cupid’s arrow strikes, will be launched on Valentine’s Day at 5pm on DStv channel 157. Brought by Siyaya TV, a 100% black-owned media [...]

DStv launches first pop-up channel in 2018 celebrating Oscar Films

The first pop-up channel of 2018 on MultiChoice’s DStv satellite pay-TV platform will be the M-Net Movies Oscars pop up channel that will run from 1 to 28 February for DStv Premium subscribers. The pop-up channel will run on DStv channel 109 and will show multiple Oscar-winning films leading up to the 90th Academy Awards [...]

DStv Now added to multiple bouquets for SA’s viewers

DStv Family, Access, and EasyView customers in SA can now have access to DStv Now. MultiChoice announced that this makes DStv Now available to all major DStv package holders. DStv Family, Access, and EasyView customers will also be able to access Catch Up via DStv Now, said MultiChoice. Previously, streaming Live TV and accessing Catch [...]

Yadah TV hits the DStv platform

YADAH Television has joined the DStv platform and will be viewed on Channel 281 as of this week. Prophet Walter Magaya said a number of programmes that about teachings, testimonies and business shows will feature on the channel among other activities. “Our viewers will have an opportunity to get business shows brought to you by [...]

kykNET South Africa adds doc series about SA’s TV history

kykNET is moving its weekly Afrikaans magazine show Kwêla to a new timeslot from this weekend to add a new documentary series, Oppi Kassie, looking at the history of South African television. kykNET is now moving moving Kwêla to an earlier timeslot on Sundays from this weekend where it will now be shown at 18:00. [...]

SuperSport launched new app

Content discovery made easier for SuperSport fans through the newly launched app, designed to provide users with a fresh, modern experience. Navigation has been refined with all the standards like, live scoring, fixtures, results, tables, news and short-form video highlights. The main difference is that SuperSports live channel streaming is now hosted at the DStv [...]

MultiChoice expands Internet TV Services reach in South Africa

MultiChoice in 2018, will continue to expand the reach of its Internet TV services to more devices and more customers. 2017 has been a good year for the company in terms of technology improvements and service enhancements. DStvs Compact Plus and Compact customers joining Premium customers in accessing DStv Now was one of its highlights. [...]

Animal Planet will stop showing on DStv SA

Animal Planet will stop airing on the sub-Saharan pay-TV platform DStv at the end of the year, after the new signed deal between operator MultiChoice and Discovery Networks. The renegotiated content deal does allow the continued distribution of Discovery Channel, TLC, Discovery Family and Investigation Discovery (ID) on DStv. Greater video-on-demand (VOD) and catch-up hours [...]