Author Archives: Eugenie Raynal

Vodafone Qatar launched new offer with unlimited entertainment from GigaTV

Vodafone Qatar has announced a new GigaHome special offer – “Don’t buy, just try”, which allows anyone to try GigaHome smart Wi-Fi and enjoy three months without being registered. Vodafone GigaHome is the latest home Wi-Fi technology powered by Vodafone Qatar’s GigaNet network, including the latest 5G and fiber technologies. People can now enjoy uninterrupted [...]

Manchester City launched new TV channel in the UAE

Abu Dhabi-owned Manchester City has launched a new subscription TV channel CITY+ in the UAE and is now available across all Manchester City digital platforms. The CITY+ subscription is designed to provide fans with unrivalled access to new and exclusive City content. The CITY + subscription is designed to provide fans with unparalleled access to [...]

Nigerian Film Corporation signs agreement with French Agency

The Nigerian Film Corporation (NFC) signed a cooperation agreement with Moving Image for film production and the Center National du Cinéma (CNC). The agreement was recently signed in Abuja, Nigeria, by the director general of the NFC, Chidia Maduekwe and the CEO of the CNC, Dominique Boutonnat. The agreement is the first of its kind [...]

Dominion TV Channels now on DStv and GOtv in Ghana

Archbishop Nicholas Duncan-Williams, a pioneer of the African religious landscape, joined forces with his wife, Rosa Whitaker, to launch Dominion Television, the first Christian lifestyle network in Africa, now available 24 hours a day in 49 African countries on DStv (channel 364) and Gotv (channel 181). Dominion’s original, exclusive and acquired content includes not only [...]

Deployment of DARE1 submarine in East African region completed in March 2020

Djibouti Telecom, Somtel, Telkom Kenya and SubCom announced that the deployment of the Djibouti Africa Regional Express 1 (DARE1) submarine cable system is expected to be completed in March 2020. The four telecom companies revealed that the very high-speed telecoms infrastructure has already landed at La Siesta Beach in Djibouti. Apart from the installation in [...]

Safaricom to test and roll out 5G in Kenya

Kenya mobile phone company, Safaricom is paving the way for 5G. The next generation of mobile Internet that should succeed in 4G is still in its infancy. Globally, only a handful of markets; the United States, Korea and a few cities across Europe have been able to deploy real 5G networks on their territories. According [...]

Public broadcaster in Tunisia to launch new TV channel

The public broadcaster of Tunisia plans to launch a new television channel to boost its channels offer. The information was communicated by Fathi Chroundi, director of the public television channel Watania 1, during a broadcast on Jawhara FM radio. According to his words, the channel should “respond to the will and need of the Tunisian [...]

Vodafone Qatar launches free subscription to Anghami Plus

Vodafone Qatar launched its second offer of the month which offers postpaid and prepaid customers the opportunity to enjoy the ultimate musical experience thanks to a free subscription to the region’s first music streaming service, Anghami Plus. With Anghami Plus, customers can play millions of Arabic and international songs without ads, enjoy unlimited downloads, on-screen [...]

Madagascar to switch to DTT on June 17

In Madagascar, the authorities will switch to digital terrestrial television (DTT) on June 17, 2020. The information was recently provided by the Ministry of Communication. According to his information, the next six months will serve as a test for the national platform. Launched in 2015, the Madagascan migration process to DTT has lagged considerably. One [...]