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GOtv in Malawi broadcast live All Africa Music Awards

MultiChoice announced Malawian GOtv viewers could enjoy All Africa Music Awards. MultiChoice Sales and Marketing Manager, Chimwemwe Nyirenda has disclosed that local viewers of one of the Africas affordable pay-tv watched the awards live on. The awards was beamed live on GOtv as well as on DStv. Nyirenda said, This is the first time that [...]

MultiChoice rolling out new DStv HD decoder

New DStv HD decoder is introduced in the South African market by MultiChoice. The new decoder has earmarks of the DStv Explora decoders design and has the smartcard integrated within the decoder. The new DStv HD Single View is pretty same as the existing DStv HD decoder with some improvements to provide a more reliable [...]

GOtv Nigeria launched GOtv Max

GOtv Nigeria just launched a new product called GOtv Max which will see subscribers enjoying four additional channels; SuperSport select 4 which will air all La Liga matches, Fox TV, CBS reality TV and Sony Max TV.  Martin Mabuto, General Manager of MultiChoice Marketing and Sales, said the package will be charged at US$10 and [...]

MultiChoice to launch online TV guide

MultiChoice is to launch an online TV guide and recommendation system called ‘theguide’, reports My broadband. The listings guide is a “smart, new way” to look through the hundreds of new shows and films released every year. The head of content of the company, Aletta Alberts said the launching of the service will be for [...]

DStv Now to be available for MultiChoice subscribers

MultiChoice to launch is streaming video platform, DSTV Now, for all the subscribers by the end of the year. DStv Now is already available for subscribers to DStv Premium, Compact Plus and Compact. The companys head of digital media, Graeme Cumming, said that the intention is to launch DStv Now for the lower-priced bouquets by [...]

MultiChoice Nigeria launches a Pay Per View offer

Multichoice Nigeria is launching a Pay-Per-View service, which allows consumer to pay an additional fee to watch a particular content. The Head of Public relations Caroline Oghuma declared It is a concept allowed in pay TV operation, but it is different from pay-as-you-go which has been misconstrued to mean pay-per-view. Oghuma stated that pay-as-you-go, as [...]

MultiChoice throws Showmax in for DStv Premium subscribers

Multichoice will give DStv Premium subscribers access to Showmax subscription (SVOD) included in the premium fee. DStv Premium subscribers will be able to access Showmax, worth R99 per month, through DStv Explora decoders, the DStv Now app, online and smart TV sets. Mark Rayner declared:We’re offering all our Premium customers Showmax, so they can enjoy [...]

MultiChoice throws Showmax in for DStv Premium subscribers

Multichoice will give DStv Premium subscribers access to Showmax subscription (SVOD) included in the premium fee. DStv Premium subscribers will be able to access Showmax, worth R99 per month, through DStv Explora decoders, the DStv Now app, online and smart TV sets. Mark Rayner declared:We’re offering all our Premium customers Showmax, so they can enjoy [...]

MultiChoice launches DStv WIFI Connector

MultiChoice introduced a new WiFi Connector which allows customers to connect their DStv Explora personal video recorder (PVR) decoders to the internet wirelessly. The connector comes in four years after the company first introduced the product, enabling consumers to connect their PVRs to Catch Up Plus streaming content online without having to wire the machine [...]

SuperSport to broadcast “RAW” and “smackdown” following Multi-Year agreement with WWE

WWE and SuperSport announced a new multi-year agreement to broadcast WWE programmes live for the first time in over 50 countries in sub-saharan Africa. DSTv and GOtv will air flagship shows RAW and Smackdown as well as WWE specials WrestleMania and SummerSlam.  Gideon Khobane, Chief Executive of SuperSport said, WWE is a global phenomenon, so [...]