Author Archives: Shana Rafter

Cartoon Network Arabia to air on Shahid VIP

Cartoon Network Arabia is the latest addition Live TV channel on Shahid VIP which is part of a new partnership between WarnerMedia and MBC. Cartoon Network Arabia is a pan-Arab childrens television channel aired for the Arabic audience in Middle East and North Africa. Cartoon Network includes dubbed exclusive programs like Girl Power, Ben 10, [...]

Vodafone rolls out FTTH in Ghana

Vodafone Ghana has introduced an extensive fiber infrastructure to improve internet connectivity across Ghana. Speaking at the launch, the CEO of Vodafone Ghana Patricia Obo-Nai announced the Fiber-To-The-Home product is one of the most advanced form of technology for building the next generation of communication networks as it offers greater reliability and bandwidth, adding that [...]

Safaricom launches Android TV Box in Kenya

Safaricom has just announced the launch of an Android TV Box as part of a strategy to bring Home Fibre services to more homes. The TV box equips any TV with the ability to stream content from YouTube, Netflix, Hulu, ShowMax and other Android TV applications. It also allows users to wirelessly project their smartphone [...]

Fibrecom expands fiber optic cable in Zambia

Fibrecom announced a commitment of $50 million to support digital transformation in Zambia for the next two years. We are injecting an additional US$50 million to support the Governments objective of developing a robust digital space in the economic transformation of the country. We are supporting the Government-led Smart Zambia program in providing connectivity countrywide. [...]

Alphabet’s Loon launches its balloon Internet service in Kenya

Alphabets Loon has officially began operating its commercial internet-service in Kenya. Loon said its service would initially cover 50,000 square kilometers in western and central parts of Kenya. The firm has partnered with local telecommunications operator Telkom Kenya to beam 4G internet from its solar-powered balloons. Rather than delivering connectivity from the ground through cell [...]

EbonyLife TV to go off DStv

Mosunmola Abudu, founder of EbonyLife TV has announced that EbonyLife TV channel will no longer be available on DSTV as from end of July. She said: Remember when we used to wait a whole week to watch our favourite TV shows? Well, those days are gone forever! Now, we can binge on the whole series [...]

A+E Networks rolled out two digital offers on Viu in Africa

A+E Networks Africa expand its offer with two new digital brands namely Crime+Investigation Play and Lifetime Play on Viu platform in South Africa. This development mark also the debut for the launch of Lifetime PLAY. Nazarene Khan, A+E Networks Africa Regional Manager, said “launching Crime+Investigation Play and Lifetime Play is a fantastic opportunity to share [...]