Monthly Archives: May 2021

Starzplay teams up with Ooredoo Tunisia

Starzplay has extended it partnership with telecom operator, Ooredoo Tunisia by offering its customers access to the platforms add-on channels UFC and Discovery+ in addition to the StarzPlay subscription as part of a bundle service. Our partnership with Ooredoo Tunisia underlines our commitment to provide our content for more people across the MENA (Middle East [...]

Showmax Pro adds UEFA Euro 2020 to its African streaming sport package

Subscribers across Africa will be able to live stream all matches of the Euro 2020 on the streaming service, Showmax Pro. Launched last year, Showmax Pro bundles the existing Showmax entertainment offering with music channels, news and live sports streaming from SuperSport. Euro traditionally produces outstanding soccer, with many of the world’s leading players given [...]

Wi-Flix launched in Nigeria with offers for MTN subscribers

Wi-flix, Africas fastest-growing video-on-demand and live TV platform, has taken a monumental stride by announcing the launch of its services in Nigeria for customers on the MTN Network. After successful launches and uptakes in Kenya and Ghana, with this announcement, the streaming service is now available to consumers in Africas biggest economy offering 360-degree [...]

Viasat to bring high-quality internet service to Nigeria

Viasat has announced that it was granted a full suite of operating licensesInternet Service Provider (ISP) license, VSAT license and three Earth Stations in Motion (ESIM) licensesin order to bring high-quality satellite internet connectivity to Nigerian communities where limited or no internet service is currently available. The Nigerian Communications Commission granted Viasat multiple licenses to [...]

MTN South Africa teams up with World Bank’s International Finance Corporation on mobile money

MTN South Africa has announced a partnership of $2 million with the World Bank’s International Finance Corporation (IFC) to expand its mobile money business. MTN’s mobile money (MoMo) business saw a jump in transaction values and customer numbers during the COVID-19 pandemic, as movement restrictions and avoidance of physical cash pushed people towards mobile money [...]

Mimyuni Media Entertainment signs a distribution deal with Truth Media Entertainment for African expansion

Mimyuni Media Entertainment (MME) and Truth Media Entertainment (TME) have signed a distribution agreement to bring MME channels to the different territories of Africa. Both companies issued a joint statement to confirm the agreement. Damien Pitchee, Director of TME Truth Media is delighted and proud to collaborate with Mimyuni Media Entertainment to bring over 40 [...]

Twitter to launch new paid subscription service

Twitter is set to launch its new paid subscription service; Twitter Blue that would charge users $2.99 a month. Jane Manchun Wong from Twitter tweeted that she had discovered details about the paid service, which would include features such as Undo Tweets similar to Gmails Undo Mail option and Collections, a way for [...]