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SVOD platform IROKO + launched in Cameroon

IROKO + subsidiary of Canal+, partner with Orange to launch an internet package in Cameroon, for US$ 0.35 (200 FCFA) where customers gets a 24 hours long access to IROKO + catalogue as well as a 300Mo data plan. Customers will have access for 24h to more than 2500 hours of programmes  Cheikh Sarr, Marketing [...]

CRTV in Cameroon prepares to broadcast via streaming platform

Charles Ndongo, the General Manager of the Cameroon public television channel, Crtv, has just launched an open national tender for the implementation of a live TV streaming platform for the channel. The estimated cost of the operation at the end of the preliminary studies is around US$ 30000 according to the Director General. Moreover, CRTV [...]

SPI International channels now in Cameroon

The International TV operator, SPI International/FilmBox Channels Group has introduced its numerous channels in Africa, especially in Cameroon. This new development has been brought in the lime light, following a deal with SWECOM Cameroon, the telecommunications company in Cameroon. Various channels will be available in the French-language package of the local TV service of SPI. [...]

AfroSport TV to be launched in Cameroon

AfroSport TV, a new sports channel will be launched in Cameroon. Medicam Limited, a multi-national investment and development team, has acquired the TV rights for the channel by the Ministry of Communications Authorization. Cable distribution deals have already been signed by the company with TV cam and SWE Cable. Further, other deals with 12 companies [...]

Afrostream now in 24 regions of Francophone African countries

Afrostream, the subscription video-on-demand service in Africa, is extending its services over 24 Francophone countries in Africa. This will further boost the companys development after its roll out in France, Luxembourg, Belgium and Switzerland. Tonjé Bakang, CEO of Afrostream, said: Streaming services are on the rise in Africa and we are proud to be able [...]

20th Century Fox seals deal with Les Films 26 for distribution in over 21 African countries

20th Century Fox has entered into a strategic partnership with Les Films 26 for the distribution of its films in 21 countries across Africa. Among the titles to be included are Ice Age: Collision Course, Assassins Creed from New Regency, The Birth of a Nation from Fox Searchlight and DreamWorks Animations Trolls. The agreement will [...]

CRTV to air female CAN 2016

Partnering with StarTimes, the Chinese TV networks operator in Africa and Eutelsat Communications, Cameroon Radio Television which is the television broadcasting company in Cameroon, will be acquiring the first two high-tech vehicles namely Off Side Broadcasting Van (Obvan) so as to obtain the TV signal for broadcasting the women Cup of Nations (CAN) to be [...]