Tag Archives: Muvi TV

France 24 to kick off in English-speaking African countries

France 24 has signed new distribution agreements in South Africa, Kenya, Nigeria, Swaziland and Zambia, particularly increasing its presence across English-speaking Africa, where it now covers over 14 million households. In South Africa a distribution agreement was agreed with Media Core Group, adding France 24s English Channel to the operators new satellite package on IS20. [...]

IBA in Zambia suspends Muvi TV

The Independent Broadcasting Authority (IBA), has been suspended the broadcasting licence of Muvi TV, the private commercial television station in Zambia. This was due to unprofessional conduct on behalf of the television station. The news was revealed at a media briefing. The suspension of the television station resulted from the way the broadcasting station has [...]

Muvi TV launches a new package

Muvi TV, Zambias local television station, has introduced a new package. Plus bouquet is priced at ZMW90 for 40 channels to captivate more subscribers. The television claims to have over 4.3 million subscribers at present. The bouquet includes National Geographic channel, Kombat Sport, Madrid TV, Liverpool TV, BBC and Al Jazeera. &nbsp[...]

ZNBC, MUVI urged to enforce television rating system

Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation (ZNBC) and MUVI Television has been asked by a child advocate to enforce television programme rating system that shows age restrictions. I have not come across a programme on ZNBC or MUVI which clearly states that age limit. This needs to come to an end. A guide should be given as [...]

Muvi TV expands digital channel line-up

Zambian terrestrial and satellite broadcaster, Muvi TV, has renewed and expanded its satellite capacity requirements on Germany-based playout provider, Stellar, to double its digital channel line-up on Eutelsats 7B satellite. From six channels launched in 2013, the platform will now operate 12 channels, including Nigerian content, new Muvi-branded channels, as well as news, sports and [...]

Muvi TV adds 6 new channels

Zambian terrestrial and satellite broadcaster, Muvi Television, has introduced six additional channels on its platform to its already existing bouquet of six channels. The new channels include a telenovela channel, Muvi Novela; kids channel, Bakadoli, a-24 hour news and current affairs channel, Nkhani; and a Broadcast It Yourself channel, Yanga T.V, where subscribers can share [...]

Zambia submits digital migration policy

Zambias Ministry of Information and Broadcasting services has submitted its final policy to meet the 2015 digital migration deadline set by the ITU following widespread consultation with stakeholders. It is the governments desire and expectation that production houses and entrepreneurs will take maximum advantage of the huge technology capacity that digital television production provides, said [...]