Category Archives: News AFRICA

Fatafeat to launch new YouTube cooking series for KSA National Day

Fatafeat has cooked up an exciting gift for its fans in Saudi Arabia to celebrate KSA National Day. In a 5-episode YouTube series, internet celebrity couple Ali Almeshaal, a Saudi national, and his Canadian wife Jacquelyn will bring smiles to viewers faces as they cook traditional Saudi Arabian dishes with their trademark zestful personalities. The [...]

Showmax reveals new original series titled ‘Blood Psalms’

Showmaxs Blood Psalms, announced in 2020, was set to be released in 2021 and it is finally here! A co-production with Canal+ International, Showmax Original Blood Psalms is an epic series based on ancient African mythology.Shot in the Eastern Cape and Gauteng, Blood Psalms chronicles the rise to power of a fierce teenaged princess, Zazi [...]

Showmax to live-stream the UEFA Champions League on their mobile app

Showmax Pro subscribers can now enjoy the UEFA Champions League on their mobile. On September 15, the quest for Europes most coveted trophy in club soccer begun again. The highly-anticipated 67th edition of the UEFA CHampions League tournament will see 32 top teams battle it out over the next nine months, all with an eye [...]

Multichoice joins forces with Betking to launch Superpicks in Nigeria

MultiChoice Nigeria has launched SuperPicks, the revolutionary free-to-play predictor app with a weekly jackpot. Available to play for free at superpicks.com, SuperPicks gives the chance of winning a weekly jackpot of approximately $122,000 by correctly predicting the scores of six football fixtures for each weekend. There is also a guaranteed prize of approximately $2500 for [...]

Mauritius Telecom rolls out 1 Gbps broadband connectivity

Mauritius Telecom begun providing 1 Gbps broadband connectivity. Mauritius Telecoms flagship service, Home Internet and TV 1 Gbps, has been launched for its residential fibre subscribers. It supplies every my.t TV channel (over 100), three Wi-Fi extenders and unlimited landline calls to other Mauritius Telecom fixed line phones. It has to be noted that this [...]

Manga Productions joins forces with MBC to stream ‘The Journey’ in MENA

Manga Production Company, Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salmans MiSK Foundations affiliate, announced the signing of an agreement with MBC Group. As per the deal, the Saudi-Japanese movie titled The Journey will stream on the latters video on-demand platform, Shahid VIP, as from October 1, 2021. It was agreed that the film will be available in [...]

CNN launches the CNN Marketplace programming in the Middle East

CNN launched CNN Marketplace Middle East programming across TV and digital platforms to tell the business stories, shaping the region and examine how industries and corporations are adapting at a pivotal time of political, economic and social change. As from September 18, CNN Marketplace Middle East will offer CNNs global audience a front row seat [...]

OSN to live-stream the Emmy Awards 2021

OSN will exclusively broadcast the 73rd edition of the Emmy Awards in the region, at the same time, as the event. OSN subscribers in the MENA region can have access to pre-ceremony on OSN Series First, starting at 01:00 AM KSA and the red-carpet entrances on September 20 at 02:00 AM KSA. The event will [...]