Category Archives: Pay TV

AUB and Canal+ join forces to fight against Television Signal piracy

Television Signal piracy is a real shortfall for the audiovisual industry nowadays. During the African Nations Championship held in Cameroon in January-February 2021, opportunity was given to the African Union of Broadcasting to (re) take stock of satellite and online piracy, during broadcast time. Out of 32 games delivered in 21 days, several were screened [...]

AzamTV plans expansion to Zimbabwe

Azam TV, owned by the Tanzania-based Bakhresa Group, plans to expand to Zimbabwe. The service is already present in Tanzania, Uganda, Malawi, Kenya and Rwanda. Its bouquets cover sport, entertainment, news, music and religious channels. It has to be noted that the new service will broadcast DTH and has been licensed by the Broadcasting Authority [...]

MultiChoice unveiled new offerings in Nigeria

MultiChoice Nigeria has unveiled a lineup of new shows, series and other content offerings coming to its DStv, GOtv and Showmax platforms ahead of the festive season and well into 2022. MultiChoice Nigerias Executive Head, Content and West Africa Channels, Busola Tejumola talked about the new shows coming to Africa Magic Showcase, Urban and Family, [...]

beIN SPORTS to live-stream European football matches in MENA

beIN MEDIA GROUP, the global sports and entertainment broadcaster, and its flagship sports channel beIN SPORTS, will broadcast three of the most highly anticipated European football matches of the season on Sunday 24th October. El Clásico, Manchester United v Liverpool and Le Classique will be broadcast live and exclusive across all 24 countries of the [...]

beIN debuts its Spooktober season

This Spooktober, beIN MEDIA GROUP, the global sports and entertainment broadcaster, is featuring a series of scary movies that promise to keep you in suspense and on the edge of your seat – featuring several movies from the King of Horror himself. So, we invite you to stock up on all the candy treats, put [...]

M-Net renews Big Brother Mzansi for another season

MultiChoice confirmed that the pay-TV service and M-Net are reviving Big Brother Mzansi after seven years for another South African season. “The MultiChoice Group and Banijay are pleased to announce that the much-loved Big Brother Mzansi will be making its highly anticipated return to your screens soon, and it promises to be as exciting, entertaining [...]