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“Ma Grande Famille” season 2 comes back on A+ channel

The second season of the Ivorian series Ma Grande Famille will go on air in December on Canal+ movies channel A+. More than 200 episodes have been produced and are ready to be broadcasted. The series produced by A+ in collaboration with the public broadcaster in Ivory Coast, Radiodiffusion Télévision ivoirienne will broaden the show [...]

RTI and TV5 Monde in partnership to produce five TV series

RTI (Radio Télévision Ivoirienne) has sealed deal with TV 5 Monde to produce five new shows in Ivory Coast. The selected shows: Blog, Les Enfants de ma famille, 20.30.40, Sœurs ennemies and et Top Radio will be co-produced by the RTI and TV5 Monde. In her comments, Sandra Basset, spokesperson of TV5 Monde declared: African [...]

REDTV now in Francophone Africa

REDTV, the fast-paced online lifestyle channel offering information and entertainment, is marking its presence over the Francophone African countries. The channel will also screen its francophone TV series, Boutique Hotel. The new series features a young woman. Lola Durant (Alexandra Amon), taking the reins of a hotel residence once run by her widowed mother. She [...]

Four operators received authorisation for free-to-air television service in Ivory Coast

Authorisation has been granted by the High Authority for Audiovisual Communication (HACA) in Ivory Coast. Four operators are allowed to carried out the operations of private commercial television service on the Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) network. Among the authorised operators are Life TV; Ivory Coast’s Optimum Media; Audiovisual Society of Ivory Coast; And Sorano Ivory [...]

Pixagility brings Pix Africa in Ivory Coast

Pixagility, the multiservice video platform supporting customers in the development of their video content, has introduced its multi-platform video, Pix Africa. this new move will benefit telecom operators, audiovisual media groups and new web operators in the sub-Sahara African regions. Bernard Binagwaho, the Director General of Pix Africa, said that: We have a real ambition [...]

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 [...]

Ivory Coast to stop issue of analogue broadcasting licences

A new legislation is in preparation for broadcasting in Ivory Coast. The government has approved the law project which has the objective to no longer authorise the issue of analogue broadcasting licences. Bruno Koné Nabagné, the Governments spokesman revealed: The future law essentially incorporates recent technological developments in the distribution of audio-visual contents on various [...]

SPI to launch channels on OTT platform Miabox in Ivory Coast

Eight thematic channels will soon be introduced on the OTT platform, Miabox in Ivory Coast, by SPI. The eight channels wo be available are FightBox, Fast&FunBox, FashionBox, 360TuneBox, MadscreenBox, FilmBox Africa, DocuBox, FilmBox Art House out of which, the last four mentioned channels will be localised in French language. Users will have access to Doctor [...]

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 [...]