Tag Archives: e.tv

e.tv grabs Days of Our Lives from the SABC

The hugely popular American day time soap Days of Our Lives will air on e.tv as from Monday 4 September at 17:30. The highly applauded tv soap which was not given much value on SABC, is now jumping to e.tv where it is being restored to its rightful early primetime.  This comes after the SABC, [...]

Former South African Communication Minister wins court battle for TV encryption

Faith Muthambi, the former South African Communication minister has won the case against e.tv to support non-encryption of set-top boxes. The conclusion of the case could now pave the way for the finalisation of the much-delayed digital-migration process. However, the new Communication Minister Ayanda Dlodlo backed the encryption of set-top boxes in line with ANC [...]

e.tv reveals four new channels on DStv

South African firm e.tv is adding four new channels to its package which will be available on DStv. The channels will be available as from 17 May 2017. As of today e.tv channels have only been available on Platco Digitals OpenViewHD (OVHD) while eXtra on On Digital Media (ODM). Now eMovies +, eMovies Extra, eExtra [...]

e.tv to discontinue Zulu TV news

Only three years and a half after its first diffusion Zulu TV news, the daily news bulletin has been cancelled by e.tv. e.tv is the fifth terrestrial television channel in South Africa and eNCAs news division, the first 24h news service in the country. The length of the show was half an hour and produced [...]

Disney Africa and e.TV partner for free-to-air broadcast in South Africa

Disney Africa concludes exclusive free-to-air deal with e.TV in South Africa. e.TV viewers will now have a large array of feature films, animated series and shorts, alongside live-action shows from The Walt Disney Studios, Disney Pixar and ABC Studios. The new addition will strengthen the existing collection of content from Marvel Studios on e.TV. audience [...]

e.tv in South Africa sealed the multi-year pact with Sony Pictures Television

The deal extending over several years has been done between the e.tv and Sony Pictures Television. The privately owned (by M-Net) free-to-air (FTA) television channel has sealed the pact with the American television production and distribution studio, Sony Pictures Television. Following this, South African viewers will be able to enjoy new and high quality content [...]

E.tv secures sales right for Cineflixs Mayday

E.tv, the privately owned (by M-Net) and the free-to-air (FTA) television station proffering wide appeal programming spanning all age, race and income groups across the South African population, has bagged the broadcasting rights of the Canadian documentary television program, Mayday, produced by Cineflix investigating near-crashes, hijackings, air crashes, bombings, among others. In all, a total [...]

Disney content now on FTA e.TV

Disney lovers residing in Africa will be thrilled. The deal has been secured. Disney content will now be available on e.TV, the Free-to-Air television channel in South Africa, which will now be the sole broadcaster. Movies will be aired each week starting as from June itself.   To kick-off: Marvel movies will be honoured during [...]

2016 VGMA to broadcast live on e.TV Ghana

Ghanaian viewers will be able to follow live the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards 2016 organised at the Accra International Conference Centre. e.TV Ghana had partnered with Charterhouse Productions, the organizers of the Ghana Music Awards to telecast the event live for viewers on Saturday.   Our viewers can catch VGMA 2016 live on e.TV come [...]