Tag Archives: DStv

MultiChoice Kenya adds new channel to DStv Family package

MultiChoice the video entertainment and internet company with a strong presence in South Africa and across the African continent has increased the number of channels on its DStv Family Package. This move of the company is to encourage more customers to subscribe to the Family Package and to compete more efficiently with internet TV operators.  [...]

MultiChoice launches DStv WIFI Connector

MultiChoice introduced a new WiFi Connector which allows customers to connect their DStv Explora personal video recorder (PVR) decoders to the internet wirelessly. The connector comes in four years after the company first introduced the product, enabling consumers to connect their PVRs to Catch Up Plus streaming content online without having to wire the machine [...]

Zimbabwe grants operating license to Kwesé TV

Zimbabwean Government has licensed telecommunication company Kwese TV, a development which is thought to bring competition to DStv. KweseTV is changing the face of television as it is believed to bring to life the concept of TV everywhere and anywhere.  Econet Wireless Zimbabwe employees were given decoders while Kwese TV readies the launch of the [...]

Airtime City makes GOtv payments easier for DStv

MultiChoice Namibia and Airtime City have partnered to allow DStv and GOtv customers to make real-time payments for DStv and GOtv monthly subscriptions as well as Box Office top-ups at Airtime City vending machines across the country. The partnership was established to provide increased access to DStv and GOtv customers via innovative and convenient payment [...]

Local Afrikaans TV channel on DStv platform in search of online stars

The new project titled Wat Maak Jy? (WMJ) Which means What are you up to? is launched on via channel on DStv platform. The project addresses SAs Vlogger talent. Part of the project involves Via to look for Afrikaans video stars and is, at the same time, offering Afrikaans vloggers a platform to market their [...]

Launching of local channels CBC and QTV on DStv in Zambia

MultiChoice Zambia announced the launch of two new local channels CBC and QTV on the DStv Platform. The new channels will be available on the DStv Access, Compact, Compact+ and Premium packages. QTV Chief Executive Officer Moses Nyama said We are very excited about this support and partnership we are receiving from DStv through MultiChoice [...]

MultiChoice Malawi grows local content by launching Times TV on DStv

Malawis first private and independent television station, Times TV, has been launched on DStv. Times TV will be available in all DStv packages.  This partnership confirms the commitment Multichoice undertook to provide viewers with exclusive local programs, a growing demand, according to Times TVs CEO, Leonnard Chikadya. He added that the launch of the station [...]

Zodiak TV launched on DStv

Zodiak television is now available on all DStv packages. The channel has launched its presence on the international television via DStv and GOtv in Malawi. The channel is accessible on Channel 297.  Patricia Van Rooyen, MultiChoice Regional Director said that adding Zodiak TV on the DStv platform will provide a greater variety to viewers. Zodiak [...]

SuperSport brings Mayweather vs McGregor fight to DStv

SuperSport scooped Mayweather Jr. versus Conor McGregor for DStv. The epic boxing fight will be broadcasted exclusively to viewers across Ghana and Africa. The show entitled The Money Fight is to be broadcasted on DSTV only and will air live on SuperSport2 and Maximo 1 on Sunday, August 27. Subscribers of DSTV premium will be [...]

SuperSport to broadcast RAW and smackdown following Multi-Year agreement with WWE

WWE and SuperSport announced a new multi-year agreement to broadcast WWE programmes live for the first time in over 50 countries in sub-saharan Africa. DSTv and GOtv will air flagship shows RAW and Smackdown as well as WWE specials WrestleMania and SummerSlam.  Gideon Khobane, Chief Executive of SuperSport said, WWE is a global phenomenon, so [...]