Category Archives: Top News AFRICA

Showmax to stream locally produced film titled ‘Land of the Brave’

Showmax took to its online platform on September 13 to announce its latest locally produced film, #LANDoftheBRAVEfilm. The film is a part of the paid subscription streaming platform’s rollout of new content for the month of September 2021. In light of September being observed as national Heritage Month, Showmax has organised a range of locally [...]

Showmax to stream Real Housewives of Lagos

The Real Housewives of Lagos (RHOL) is set to be the first Nigerian instalment of the award-winning franchise, which is distributed internationally by NBCUniversal Formats, a division of Universal Studio Group. This also marks the 16th international version of The Real Housewives format and the third to be adapted in Africa. RHOL will build on [...]

MBC Group inks multi-platform deal with Animaccord for MENA

MBC Group has become the exclusive licensing agent for Animaccords children series Masha and the Bear in the MENA region. MBC Groups Licensing & Merchandising unit will provide Animaccord with a full 360-support solution, which includes but is not limited to inking consumer products deals, increasing and strengthening the presence of the Masha and the [...]

Amazon and Anghami partner for exclusive offer in Saudi Arabia & UAE

Amazon and Anghami announced a partnership that allows Amazon Prime members in Saudi Arabia and the UAE to enjoy an exclusive six-months free offer on Anghami Plus, Anghamis premium paid tier, with their Prime membership. Delivering the ultimate music experience from Anghami, the regions leading music streaming service, Prime members in Saudi Arabia and the [...]

BeIN Sports to live-stream UEFA competitions in MENA

BeIN Sports is set to broadcast the UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa Leagues well as the all-new UEFA Europa Conference League, starting from September 14 with a host of live games for viewers exclusively across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). It has to be noted that all 125 matches of the UEFA Champions [...]

TVA and UniqCast partner to launch GloTV in Nigeria

TV Anywhere Africa (TVA), an emerging media-technology company and leading mobile network operator in Nigeria, Globacom, have partnered to launch GloTV in Nigeria. Glo TV is an OTT platform that brings engaging, interactive and premium entertainment content to its subscribers through a rich bouquet of offerings including hundreds of live entertainment programs, music, documentaries, news, [...]