A+E Networks rolls out History Vault VOD in South Africa


A+E Networks UK has introduced the History channel’s video-on-demand (VOD) service, History Vault, in South Africa.

History Vault provides a variety of curated collections comprising of Cities from the Underworld, Mummies Day, World War II: The World in Crisis, and the Secrets of the Dark Ages, as well as an array of topics like space exploration, the Bible, legendary leaders and more.

For its first three months, the service will include HD content from over 30 collections and new collections will be added on a weekly basis.

The General Manager of A+E Networks Africa, Yusuf Nabee, commented, “A+E Networks Africa has been at the forefront of digital innovation, recently launching a pop-up channel dedicated to the history of football and an app allowing viewers to create user-generated content for special event programming. History Vault further cements our commitment to work closely with our partners and offer our content in a variety of innovative ways.”

History Vault is accessible to DStv customers on Catch Up Plus, on DStv Now online or through the app, and DSTV Explora set-top boxes.