Tag Archives: ShowMax

SVOD platform Showmax to provide SuperSport content in Africa

Showmax, the subscription video-on-demand platform in sub-Saharan Africa, has rolled out a new service which will include sports content from its sister company, pay-television broadcaster SuperSport in more than 40 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa. Showmax Pro will offer the existing Showmax entertainment service with music channels, news, and live sport streaming from SuperSport. Showmax Pro will [...]

Showmax adds Moonbug content in South Africa

Moonbug, a global entertainment company that develops and distributes fun, values-based content for kids, has announced a partnership with Showmax, with five Moonbug titles will be available in 56 markets. Moonbug shows arriving on Showmax include: Little Baby Bum, Morphle, Gecko’s Garage, The Sharksons and Supa Strikas (seasons 1-5, 65 episodes). “We have been focused [...]

Showmax adds live news on its platform

DStv Now announced that 24-hour news channels will be available on its platform to everyone amid the on-going coronavirus pandemic. Showmax confirmed in a statement that BBC World News, CNN, Sky News, SABC News, Newzroom Afrika, Al Jazeera, and Euronews would now also be available to stream live on its platform. Both subscribers and non-subscribers [...]

Africa Magic’s reality TV show ‘Ultimate Love’ now available on Showmax

Africa Magics romantic reality show Ultimate Love is now available on Showmax; the nomination show goes straight to Showmax after broadcasting every Sunday night, and theres also a weekly recap episode that follows the most exciting events of the week. This allows viewers who are not in Nigeria to follow the show. Ultimate Love highlights 16 love guests [...]

Lockdown season 5 to air exclusively on Showmax and YouTube

The first three episodes of Season 5 of Lockdown are now streaming only on Showmax, with two more episodes launching every Thursday. The first episode of Season 5 is also available on YouTube.  Notorious for its cliff-hangers and emotional rollercoasters, Lockdown takes viewers into the daily battle for survival in the cells and offices of [...]

Showmax launched new products for Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa

Showmax is about to change the game with the launch of a new product specifically designed for Africa, with African content, live sport, TV series, movies and children’s shows. The new package is specifically for consumers who only use smartphones and tablets to watch video content. Video resolution reaches its maximum in standard definition to [...]