Category Archives: TV channels / Content

Afri Health TV added up to satellite channels in Ethiopia

Afri Health TV which was established to air medical TV show productions is now starting a 24-hour transmission. The production will start in Amharic, but the company has planned to encompass English and French languages both to attract African spectators in the long run. Afri Health Tv geographically covers Ethopia, Eritrea, Kenya, Sudan, Somalia, Malawi, [...]

Univision’s Fusion Media Group strikes deal with Televisa, announces new 24-hour cable network in Mexico

Fusion Media Group (FMG), a unit of Univision Communications, announced plans for international expansion into Latin America through a new agreement with Grupo Televisa. The media giant has acquired a license to the brands and content from FMG’s collection of digital publications for Mexico and will launch a new Fusion branded 24-hour cable network in [...]

Kwesé TV partners with MTN Ghana

Kwesé TV (Econet Media) has made a strategic partnership agreement with MTN Ghana to enable customers to watch TV on their phones. Kwesé TV which is a pay-as-you-watch satellite TV service offering over 50 channels of world-class entertainment and due to this partnership customers will be able to watch TV on the Go. In a [...]

MultiChoice Nigeria reveals App for DStv Installers

As part of its installation ecosystem, MultiChoice Nigeria which is the countrys leading pay TV provider, has launched an app for DStv installers to make the DStv installation process smooth for its customers. The new DStv Installer App is a management tool for monitoring, reviewing, assigning, troubleshooting and managing customer installations for ensuring quality installation [...]

TStv promises on new roll out date again

TStv which was inaugurated on October 1 is much awaited for rolling out its decoders within the next one week for all customers intending to buy. This was disclosed by Mr Ernest Essien, TStvs Public Relationship Officer on Friday 8 in Abuja. Nigerians have been querying why the satellite TV provider has been taking so [...]

SuperSport renews PSL media rights in Sub-Saharan Africa

SuperSport announced a renewal of their media rights with the South Africa Premier Soccer League in a multi-million Rand deal, have also not made a statement on their relationship with the Castle Lager Premiership. But in South Africa, they beat competition from Kwese Sport, South Africa Broadcasting Corporation and Vodacom who had also tendered their [...]

CNN en Español announces new original shows in Argentina

During December, news channel CNN en Español (Turner) begins its operations in Argentina with TV specials for its two new programs led by journalists Marcelo Longobardi and Jonatan Viale. In addition, the network will premiere a new monthly show hosted by Jesica Bossi. With these productions, the channel aims to “bring to the audience of [...]

France 24 launches Spanish-language channel in Mexico

France 24 launched its new Spanish-language channel in Mexico, which is now available in triple-play operator TotalPlay and Canal Catorce of the State Public Broadcasting System. France 24 en Español launched in Latin America on September 26 and it already reaches about 13 million homes in the region. Marie-Christine Saragosse, President and CEO of France [...]