Tag Archives: MultiChoice

DStv to remove three channels by the end of October

DStv recently announced that it would cut three popular channels from its network at the end of October this will include History, Crime + Investigation, and Lifetime. These three channels have been available to DStv Premium and DStv Compact Plus subscribers for years. The contract term for these channels, which are all provided by the [...]

MultiChoice introduced MyDStv and MyGOtv apps for customers

DStv and GOtv customers are now able to manage, pay for their DStv and GOtv accounts and view their payment history, manage notifications settings, change their subscription package, update contact details and fix decoder errors using their mobile devices. DStv customers can now download the MyDStv App while GOtv customers can download the MyGOtv App [...]

MultiChoice introduces Discovery’s Real Time TV on DStv and GOtv

Multichoice Africa in collaboration with Discovery Inc. have rolled out Real Time TV on DStv and GOtv which will be available as from Monday, July 15, 2019. Real Time is an entertainment channel offering programmes based on real lives, nature, crime and medical lives. The Vice President and General Manager for Discovery in Africa and [...]

MTN & MultiChoice partner for Dstv Now app in Uganda

MultiChoice has partnered MTN Uganda to promote the DStv Now services. The new partnership was launched together with Patricia Kiconco, from MultiChoice and Susan Kayemba, MTN Digital manager, at MultiChoice headquarters in Kololo, Uganda.  DStv customers can also subscribe to MTN with special internet data bundles at a lower rate which will enable them to [...]

Showmax to stream live South African team in action for AFCON games

MultiChoices streaming platform Showmax will be streaming live all Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) football matches of the South African national team. Also known as Bafana Bafana, South Africa will begin their AFCON competition in Group D with Morocco, Ivory Coast and Namibia. Their first match, against Ivory Coast, will be on 26 June at [...]

M-Net partners with Cinemax to bring new local drama series worldwide

M-Net has collaborated with global broadcasters to offer the television version of Deon Meyer’s crime novel, Trackers, to the world. M-Net seized a partnership deal with ‘Germany’s public broadcaster ZDF. The pay TV operator has specified that crime thriller is also being co-produced by Cinemax, which will offer the drama series worldwide outside M-Net and ZDF’s [...]

MultiChoice & Icasa fight over Pay Tv laws

Following Icasa recent inquiry into subscription of TV broadcasting services where findings highlight ways to improve competition and lower subscription prices in the pay-TV market, the pay TV market inquiry and sports broadcasting regulations both pose a risk for MultiChoice, as the companys DStv and SuperSport brands often acquire exclusive broadcasting rights to major sporting [...]