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Rotana TV Network launches Rotana Comedy and Rotana Kids in MENA

Rotana TV Network has introduced two new channels, Rotana Comedy and Rotana Kids to educate and entertain people during Ramadan.  While Rotana Comedy is now available to all Arab audiences via satellite during Ramadan, Rotana Kids is dedicated to children in the age group of two to 12 years, offering both entertainment and educational programmes [...]

Boomerang Africa to premiere new video series ‘Magic Makers’ for Mother’s Day

Boomerang Africa, a kids network owned by WarnerMedia, will offer new video series, Magic Makers on Mothers Day where kids will be able to celebrate important dates and magical moments, showcasing their imaginations and ideas with other Boomerang fans. The ‘Magic Makers’ video series will be available online and on-air on Boomerang, DStv channel 302, on May 5. The [...]

Canal + regroups African personalities for the Africa at Home concert “Together against the Corona”

In this situation of unprecedented global health emergency, Canal +, A + and Universal Music Africa engage together in the fight led by the World Health Organization against the Coronavirus will organize an exceptional event Africa at Home: Together against the Corona on May 16. From Ivory Coast, Senegal, Cameroon, via the Democratic Republic of [...]

SABC rolls out new educational channel in SA

The new TV channel called SABC Education will go live today and will initially be accessible on YouTube and digital terrestrial television.  The Group CEO, Madoda Mxakwe, specified that the introduction of the channel is timely as the nation needs these interventions to fill gaps that have been created by Covid-19 related adjustments.  “In particular, [...]

StarTimes introduced new pop-up channel in Nigeria

StarTimes has launched a new 24-hours Islamic pop-up channel named Ibadah TV, dedicated to providing high-quality content such as Muslim prayer, lectures, documentaries, and interviews for Muslim subscribers all over Nigeria, while helping them conduct their fast, fulfilling the need for worship among Muslim audiences. Set up specifically for the period of Ramadan, Ibadah TV [...]

New Nollywood movie to launch on Netflix

Nollywood actor and filmmaker, Omoni Oboli has confirmed that her 2019 film, ‘Love is War’ will join Netflix’s list of increasing titles sooner than originally scheduled. ‘Love is War’ will begin streaming on Netflix from Wednesday, April 29, 2020 as confirmed by Omoni Oboli and film distributors, Filmone. The political drama written by Inkblot’s Naz [...]

Spacetoon and Shahid announced new streaming partnership

Spacetoon and Shahid have announced a new partnership that will bring Spacetoons exclusive and classic kids content to MBC Groups video streaming platform.  Spacetoon has a library of Arabic-dubbed works that has attracted more than 118m viewers across MENA. The partnership with Shahid is expected to help both parties reach a wider audience. Kamel Weiss, [...]

New reality TV series ‘Judging Matters’ to premier on Africa Magic

MultiChoice has announced the introduction of a brand-new reality TV show, Judging Matters which will begin on Monday, April 27, 2020, on Africa Magic Showcase on DStv channel 151. Judging Matters is a reality TV show that is focus at addressing small claims and minor cases in Lagos. These are usually a huge task for the established courts to deal with, [...]

New reality TV series ‘Judging Matters’ to premier on Africa Magic

MultiChoice has announced the introduction of a brand-new reality TV show, Judging Matters which will begin on Monday, April 27, 2020, on Africa Magic Showcase on DStv channel 151. Judging Matters is a reality TV show that is focus at addressing small claims and minor cases in Lagos. These are usually a huge task for the established courts to deal with, [...]