Tag Archives: DStv

TRACE Gospel to officially launch their dedicated gospel channel on DStv

TRACE has partnered with the MultiChoice Group to officially unveiling their dedicated gospel channel, TRACE Gospel across sub-Saharan Africa on DStv channel 332 . The dedicated channel will showcase the best of local and international gospel with music videos from various sub-genres that include Contemporary Gospel, Urban Gospel, Worship Gospel and Traditional Gospel. We are [...]

Peace FM, Joy FM and Y FM now accessible on DStv

MultiChoice Ghana is delighted to announce the addition of Peace FM, Joy FM and Y FM to the DStv platform in December. Our goal is to make great local radio entertainment more accessible to more people. we strive to give people across Ghana the opportunity to see get more news, current affairs updates and our [...]

DSTV evaluates ZBC 24-hour news channel

DSTV is currently evaluating the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) 24-hour news channel, which will see the national broadcaster launch a free news channel for broadcast throughout the SADC region. Senator Monica Mutsvangwa, Minister of Advertising, Information and Broadcasting Services, told the post-ministerial meeting in Harare on Tuesday that the launch of the 24-hour news channel [...]

MultiChoice Nigeria launched 5 new packages

MultiChoice has unveiled five new packages for its DStv and GOtv platforms to provide more quality content at great value for customers this holiday season and beyond. According to the company, as of December 1, DStv customers will have more entertainment options with the introduction of three new DStv packages: DStv Confam, DStv Yanga and [...]

Euronews extends its offer on DStv in South Africa

The Euronews Group has reached an agreement with the MultiChoice group to offer Euronews content to millions of homes in sub-Saharan Africa on the DStv platform. The English edition of Euronews was already available on the DStv platform in many countries in East and West Africa. The new agreement will now allow this global English [...]

DStv Now planned standalone OTT services for 2020

The on-demand platform is currently available only as part of a DStv subscription, which requires a connected decoder and satellite dish. According to My Broadband Niclas Ekdahl, CEO of MultiChoice Connected Video, about the company’s plans to launch a standalone DStv Now offer at the company’s Sandton demo. He said that although the company has [...]

MultiChoice announced four new channels this November

MultiChoice Group  launched four new channels, namely the Da Vinci Children’s Educational Channel, which will be offering informative and fun learning on the DStv Family package as well as CuriosityStream, CBS Justice and Euronews. CuriosityStream and CBS Justice will air for the first time in Africa on DStv channels 185 and 170 respectively, to ensure [...]

DStv aired Hafeni, the local documentary

MultiChoice Africa announced last week that the highly acclaimed documentary Hafeni: The Man of Mondesa broadcasted on DStv. Hafeni: The Mondesa Man was produced for CGTN Africa & Fireworx Media as part of the Faces of Africa series. It documents the story of Heinrich Hafeni, a man who has found his unique niche in the [...]