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Marc Dorcel introduces first African adult channel

After the introduction of Dorcel TV and Dorcel XXX with approximately 3 million subscribers across Europe and recently Dorcel TV in Canada. The French X giant has decided to satisfy the African audience with Dorcel TV Africa. According to Gregory Dorcel, Dorcel TV Africas productions are produced by and for Africans with scenes adapted to [...]

Canal+ International to launch Canal+ University in Africa

Canal + International launches Canal + University to provide professional training to audiovisual actors in Africa. This initiative aims to encourage the transfer of skills on the African continent in the media sector. Journalists, directors, editors and other members of Canal + International’s production teams will travel to the African continent for practical sessions. The [...]

Music channel Mezzo now available on Canal+ Africa

French music channel Mezzo, dedicated to classical music, jazz and dance, is now available on Les Bouquets Canal+, distributed in 22 African countries. The Deputy Director of TV channels Lagardère-Active, President of Mezzo, Caroline Cochaux, expressed, With this launch in Africa, Mezzo, which is already available in some sixty countries in Europe, in Asia and [...]

Canal+ rolls out new African TV show ‘Sakho & Mangane’

Canal+ Africa is planning to roll out new African TV show Sakho and Mangane in French speaking African countries. Sakho and Mangane is a detective series created and directed by Jean-Luc Herbulot with the participation of Hubert Ndao and Toumani Sangaré as directors. Its a 100% African production with a team of three directors from [...]

Canal+ to deploy its pay TV offer in Ethiopia

Canal + will soon deploy its pay-TV offer in the coming weeks in Ethiopia. The company has reached an agreement with Mr. Teodros for the distribution of the channels of Vivendi’s subsidiary in Ethiopia. The agreement was signed during the visit of French President Emmanuel Macron to Ethiopia. It should be noted that the country’s [...]

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, [...]

Canal + focuses on Sub-Saharan Africa

The French group Canal + will now invest in sub-Saharan Africa and more specifically, French-speaking Africa. For example, Canal + Afrique (formerly Canal Overseas Africa), Canal + Overseas publishes on behalf of the Canal + channel for the African continent and distributes the “Canal + Bouquets” offers in Mali, Cameroon, Senegal and Ivory Coast. It [...]

El Canal del Fútbol de Chile habilita dos señales extra para el desenlace del torneo local por primera vez

La señal premium chilena El Canal del Fútbol decidió emitir dos señales adicionales durante el próximo fin de semana (el 24 y el 25 de noviembre) para que sus suscriptores puedan vivir de la mejor manera la definición del campeonato de Primera División de fútbol de ese país. En diciembre de 2017 ya habían añadido [...]

Chilean CDF to broadcast two additional channels for the local soccer ending

The Chilean premium channel El Canal del Fútbol decided to issue two additional channels during the next weekend (November 24 and 25) so that its subscribers can live better the definition of Chilean First Division soccer championship. By December 2017 they had added an additional channel also for the closing of the tournament. In this [...]

Canal+ launches B2B distribution in Africa

The Canal+ Group announces the launch of Thema Distribution, a new business activity of Canal+ International, in charge of the distribution and sale of audio-visual content in Africa and internationally. The creation of Thema Distribution is part of the Groups strategy to develop African content on all media, and in particular content produced or acquired [...]