Category Archives: TV channels / Content

The 4th Season of Big Brother Naija now available on DStv, GOtv

Africas reality TV show, Big Brother Naija, is back with a fourth season with the producers of the show also disclosing that the Big Brother House will be in Nigeria. Trials for the show will begin on the 1st and 2nd of February 2018 in eight locations across Nigeria, an increase from previous editions. Furthermore, Nigerias [...] rolls out ‘The Wild’ will broadcast its recent acquisition, the M-Net soap, The Wild once in a week. The Wild, set at the fictitious 5-star Dinaledi Game Lodge, emphasizes on three families who are connected through the land. The Tladis, the Lebones and the Van Reenens all have a bestowed interest in the place and try to work [...]

Kwesé iflix launches Scoop Network on its platform

Kwesé iflix, Africas game-changing digital entertainment platform launches international channel Scoop Network on its wide-ranging content catalogue. Kwesé iflix users can now relish endless hours of showbiz from the trendy Scoop Network, comprising of a mix of light entertainment magazine shows with movie, music, fashion and celebrity news. Scoop Network, which is already accessible in [...]

ES1 available on the Canal + bouquets in Africa

ES1 esport channel is available since January 15th in the Canal + bouquets offer, from the Evasion formula, on channel 113. After 1 year of its creation, the channel ES1 will be available, among others, in the following countries: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Congo, Ivory Coast, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea Bissau, Guinea Conakry, Equatorial Guinea, Mauritania, [...]

BBC Africa launches new TV/radio programmes in Nigeria

As Nigeria prepares for the general election in 2019, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) Africa, has launched new television and radio programmes across its partner TV stations in Nigeria. In a statement, published on the BBC Media Center, it is specified the programmes would feature across its 12 language services, including the Nigeria based BBC [...]

Loyiso Bala is the new channel director of Trinity Broadcasting Network

With seven South African Music Awards (SAMAs), three Metro FM Awards and a South African Television and Film Award (SAFTA), Bala ‘s achievements are as varied as they are impressive.  Bala brings with him an intuitive understanding of the business, having not only presented and produced several television shows, including TBN Meets, but has also [...]

My-HD extends deal with SPI International for MENA

Middle East pay TV platform My-HD will carry channel provider SPI Internationals flagship TV channels for another three years thanks to a new deal between the companies. The new agreement ensures that subscribers to My-HD pay TV services will continue to be able to view channels provided by SPI International, providing access to content ranging [...]

Metro TV rolls out ‘Diplomatic Affairs’ in Ghana

The first episode of new Television talk show, Diplomatic Affairs is programmed to debut on Metro TV at 6.30 pm on Sunday, January 13. The 30-minute current affairs and diplomatic talk show will be divided into news, interviews as well as events from the diplomatic community both locally and internationally. Presented by the stirring Harriet [...]

Islamic TV Al Bayane to be launched in Ivory Coast

Islamic TV Al Bayane – The manifesto in Arabic – is expected to to be launched in March. The announcement was made on December 29 by the President of the Higher Council of Imams (Cosim). A national Islamic television station named “Al Bayane” could start broadcasting in Côte d’Ivoire “by March 2019,” said Cheick Bouakary [...]

VTR subscribers announced a lawsuit after removal of six channels

Chilean Telecommunications company VTR subscribers decided to organize a class action lawsuit against the company, in response to the the removal of six Latin American TV networks from its grid: AMC, El Gourmet, Europa Europa, Film&Arts, Más Chic and Sundance TV. As a replacement, VTR added Azteca Cinema, Antena 3 Cine, Nick Jr, Antena 3 Series [...]