SPI brings FilmBox channels to West Africa

Global content distribution firm, SPI International, has launched seven Filmbox brand channels – FilmBox, FilmBox Arthouse, FightBox, DocuBox, FashionBox, Fast&Fun Box and 360 TuneBox channels, across West Africa on the newly launched Nigeria pay TV platform, Consat TV.

The FilmBox channels are broadcast from Eutelsat at 16° East and are now available to Consat TV subscribers in Nigeria and other West African countries including Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Ivory Coast, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, and Togo.

“We truly appreciate Consat’s mission to respond to the growing needs of Nigerians to offer a common platform for Digital TV transmission and we are very proud to deliver our unique and top quality line-up of TV channels to Consat subscribers,” said Berk Uziyel, executive director of Filmbox International.

Earlier in April 2014, SPI International had collaborated with Dubai-based TV content distribution firm, Lime Media, to launch three Filmbox channels on the Etisalat IPTV platform in UAE.