Tag Archives: DStv

DStv becomes the new title sponsor of the Premier Soccer League in South Africa

The Premier Soccer League announced that MultiChoices DStv has inked a five-year agreement to become the new title sponsor of the premier division. The deal between PSL and MultiChoice is an extension of a vibrant and productive partnership. Over the years the PSL has created stars on the field of play that have brought joy [...]

MultiChoice rolls out Parliament TV in Zambia

MultiChoice Zambia is continuing to boost its subscribers television viewing experience with the launch of Parliament TV on DStv and GOtv in Zambia. The Chief Customer Officer of MultiChoice Zambia, Leah Kooma, said, MultiChoice is committed to providing local content that addresses issues that matter most to our customers. We are confident that by launching [...]

New pop-up channel WildEarth added to DStv

The new pop-up channel, WildEarth has been added to DStv and will be running for three months. WildEarth will also be broadcasted on YouTube, Facebook and other platforms. Its a new channel that brings viewers the thrill of nature during daily live safari shows from spectacular wildlife locations like South Africas Kruger Park, locations in [...]

MultiChoice provides UHD-ready PVR in South Africa

South Africas MultiChoice is providing subscribers an upgraded version of its Explora decoder and video recorder that can handle Ultra HD programming. The pay-TV broadcaster is also providing another set-top box, DStv Streama, that is good for web-streaming. The Explora Ultra box can support third-party 4K material from the likes of Netflix and is also [...]

New TV series ‘Sol Family’ to premiere on Maisha Magic Plus

Kenyas Award-winning pop band Sauti Sol will feature in a new reality TV series dubbed Sol Family that will begin airing on 2 August on Maisha Magic Plus (DStv channel 163). The 13-part series will highlight the bands musical trip and offering a glimpse into the personal lives of bandmembers Bien-Aime Baraza, Willis Austin Chimano, Polycarp Otieno and [...]

SuperSport to broadcast LaLiga in Sub-Saharan Africa

Sub-Saharan African pay-television broadcaster, SuperSport has renewed its exclusive rights to the top two tiers of Spanish football, LaLiga. The South Africa-based pay-TV network’s deal includes all languages except Arabic and French. The agreement will see La Ligas dedicated 24/7 English-language channel, LaLigaTV, made available to subscribers on pay-TVs DStv, which covers the sub-Saharan region. The agreement [...]

MultiChoice partners with The Walt Disney Company Africa to offer two ESPN channels on DStv in Africa

MultiChoice collaborates with The Walt Disney Company Africa to offer more sports to subscribers across Africa. Two 24-hour ESPN channels will be accessible to DStv customers from 29 July. The channels will provide every major US sport and American leagues National Basketball Association (NBA), National Football League (NFL), National Hockey League (NHL) and Major League Baseball [...]