Category Archives: TV channels / Content

New World TV wins FIFA broadcasting rights for French-speaking Africa

The Togolese channel New World TV has been granted TV rights by FIFA to broadcast the FIFA 2022 World Cup and the FIFA 2023 Women’s World Cup in 19 French-speaking countries in sub-Saharan Africa: Benin, Burundi, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ivory Coast, Gabon, Guinea, Madagascar, Mali, [...]

Orange Egypt introduces Amazon Prime Video to its customers

Orange Egypt has teamed up with Amazon to offer Orange pre-paid and post-paid customers 6 months of Amazon Prime Video. Amazon Prime Video is offering Orange customers an exclusive selection to its subscribers only. Customers can watch thousand of movies, TV shows and exclusive Amazon Originals such as Goliath, Bosch, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, The [...]

Showmax release new trailer for Temptation Island South Africa

Showmax has just launched the first-look trailer for Temptation Island South Africa premiering on 26 August 2021 with new episode every Thursday until November 2021. The Temptation Island South Africa trailer gives us a first glimpse of the four South African couples who were brave enough to put their love on trial. Produced by Afrokaans Film & [...]

StarzPlay to stream new TV series in MENA

The Power Book III: Raising Kanan is now streaming exclusively on StarzPlay across the MENA region. The series premiered last week at the same time in the US. The TV series ended after six seasons in 2020 but fans were eager for the return of the show with four spin-offs announced: Power Book II: Ghost, [...]

Integral to air Tokyo Olympic Games in Nigeria

Integral, Nigerias leading sports marketing and management company, has secured the exclusive rights to broadcast the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 on free-to-air television. This strategic partnership between Infront and IOCs exclusive rights holder across the Sub-Saharan Africa region are in addition to Integrals existing Premier League sub-license free-to-air media rights agreement on Nigeria Television Authority. Christophe Van [...]

Saudi Sports Company rolls out SSC channels and partners with MBC to broadcast sports competitions

The Saudi Sports Company has launched satellite sports channels and sealed a contract with the MBC Group to provide broadcasting services for these channels and to transmit the events of the Saudi competitions (Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Cup Prince Mohammed bin Salman Professional Cup League Saudi Super Cup), for the upcoming [...]

beIN SPORTS to deliver biggest coverage worldwide of the Tokyo Olympic Games 2020 with over 3,000 hours of exclusive MENA programming

beIN MEDIA GROUP, the global sports and entertainment broadcaster and its flagship sports channel beIN SPORTS is set to exclusively broadcast the Tokyo Olympic Games 2020 from 23 July to 8 August 2021 across the 24 countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), with 3,000 hours of planned coverage – the biggest worldwide. [...]

SynProNize to distribute two Arabic series in Africa

Dubai-based content distribution and production company, SynProNize, directed by Nitin Michael and Hasnaa Descuns, has acquired two Arabic drama series titled Beirut Bride from MBC Group for distribution in Ghana, and Egyptian production Al Nihaya from Synergy Advertising for Pakistan. Beirut Bride ­is a challenging love story between Fares, a businessman and Soraya, a nightclub [...]