Author Archives: Sa Eva Nébié

Orange DRC presents the first DRC BOX 4G

From May 24 to 26, 2018, Orange DRC participates in the Katanga Business Meeting (KBM). This business meeting is an opportunity for Orange DRC to meet companies operating in various economic sectors of the province, to listen to them and adapt its offers and services with added value. With the recent acquisition of the 4G [...]

Closing the NexTV CEO Africa 2018 chapter with grandeur and gratitude

On the 2nd, 3rd and 4th of May, took place the third edition of NexTV CEO Africa 2018 organised by Dataxis. The event brought together key players within the African TV and Digital entertainment industry together for 3 days of dynamic conferencing and intense networking. NexTV CEO Africa is not the usual conference, Dataxis took [...]

Egyptian drama ‘Grand Hotel’ to be first Egyptian series on Netflix

Grand Hotel, one of the most beloved dramas aired during Ramadan in 2016, will now be airing on streaming service Netflix, representing the very first Egyptian series to be featured on the worlds leading online entertainment platform. However, Netflix has changed the name of the show to The Secret of the Nile. It comes as [...]

Cartoon Network South Africa celebrates ratings success

Cartoon Network, South Africas leading kids channel, has exceeded its own expectations with the broadcast of Power Rangers: Clash of the Red Rangers movie. On 10 March, close to 171 000 kids aged 4 to 14-years-old tuned in to the ground-breaking movie, giving new meaning to the word blockbuster! With the highest performance ever for a Cartoon [...]

Music + streaming service Nigeria lands deal with Sony Music

In Nigeria, Music +, the music streaming service of telecommunications operator MTN, has entered into a partnership with Sony Music Entertainment to distribute on its platform in the Federal Republic the content of the label’s catalog. The agreement between Music + and Sony Music Entertainment, which together with Universal Music Group and Warner Music Group, [...]

African Media should produce more local content – AUB Rwanda

Rwanda hosted the 11th General Assembly of the African Union of Broadcasting (AUB), which drew participants from over 40 countries to deliberate on issues surrounding the broadcasting business landscape. The meeting was graced by President Paul Kagame and the president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), Ahmad Ahmad. The New Times’ Julius Bizimungu sat down with [...]

Eutelsat, Blue Ant Media and iKO Media Group join forces to broadcast channels in MENA

Eutelsat one of the world’s leading satellite operators, international content producer, distributor and channel operator Blue Ant Media and iKO Media Group, a global end-to-end service provider for broadcasters and content owners, partnered up to distribute two HD channels, ZooMoo and Love Nature HD, as well as Love Nature 4K (Ultra HD), across the MENA region. ZooMoo [...]