Monthly Archives: June 2021

Netflix to release new season of Saudi animation series ‘Masameer County’

Netflix will release the new and exclusive season of the Saudi animation series titled Masameer County. It is considered as a new season and not a continuation of the previous seasons of Masameer County. The eight-episode series will be accessible exclusively on Netflix on July 1, 2021. The latest drop comes as part of Netflixs [...]

Vodafone collaborates with Best of Africa TV to roll out video streaming service in Ghana

Vodafone Ghana has collaborated with a video-on-demand content provider, Best of Africa TV, to roll out a new video streaming service to offer quality continental entertainment for Ghanaians. The Best of Africa TV (BOA-TV) service provides customers unlimited access to curated movies, television series, documentaries and other shows featuring the most loved celebrities across the [...]

Istikana streaming app now accessible on Foxxum App Store in the MENA region

Users of Istikana, a leading video-on-demand service from the Arab World, has launched its Smart TV application on the Foxxum App Store. Istikana has a unique Arabic library of over 7 thousand hours of independent films, documentaries, short films, classics, and more. The new Istikana Smart TV app will offer a convenient and unique viewing [...]

Disney EMEA to launch two African series in MENA

Disney EMEA announced the launch of two new African series, the sci-fi anthology series Kizazi Moto: Generation of Fire, a 10-part collection of original films that will premiere on the streaming service in 2022 and a musical kids show titled Kiff from South Africa. Michael Paull, President, Disney+ and ESPN+, The Walt Disney Company, added: [...]

United Media Services announced the launch of regional news in Egypt

United Media Services is getting ready to launch a regional news channel across Egypt The studios have been equipped, and the work mechanism has been set. With its soft power, Egypt deserves to have an international channel, deputy director of the production company United Media Services, Houssam Saleh. Launching a regional news channel is the work of [...]

Showmax to air new reality show

Showmax has just announced the first look trailer for Uthando Lodumo, the three-part reality show which will premiere on the streaming service at the end of June. The reality show will follow Bongekile Simelane and Mandla Maphumulo, better known as gqom superstars Babes Wodumo and Mampintsha.Uthando Lodumo is produced and directed by Safta winner Thomas [...]

Zain launches new Home Broadband plans in Bahrain

Zain Bahrain has announced the accessibility of improved mobile and home broadband plans that provide many benefits to its customers on its 5G network, allowing smarter, faster broadband connectivity and providing supreme value. On the mobile broadband front, Zain Bahrain rolled out a SIM Sharing facility that will significantly benefit families and has been intended [...]

FightBox now available on Canal+ in Ethiopia

SPI/FilmBox and Canal+ Group have introduced SPIs combat sports entertainment channel FightBox on the latters platform in Ethiopia. It will be available in English and made accessible to subscribers in the basic Desta package. The MD Western Europe & Africa at SPI International, said, Georgina Twiss, said, I am very happy to be supporting Canal+ [...]