Tag Archives: EbonyLife TV

EbonyLife TV expands with VoD service and partnership with StarTimes

EbonyLife TV will be broadcasted on the StarTimes Network from August 1, 2018. The collaboration with StarTimes is a bid to provide premium, homegrown content to a larger audience across Africa. In addition to the expansion of its linear television audience, EbonyLife has launched a global, digital video-on-demand (VoD) service, EbonyLife ON, that allows Nigerian subscribers, who [...]

DStv ends collaboration with EbonyLife TV in Southern Africa

MultiChoice ends partnership with axe media mogul Mo Abudu’s EbonyLife TV (DStv 165) channel from the end of June from its DStv satellite pay-TV platform in South Africa and several other countries across Southern Africa following mundane viewership. The end of this collaboration comes less than 4 years since the channel was added in South [...]

EbonyLife Ltd and Sony Pictures Television announce scripted television development deal

Three exciting new scripted TV projects including TV series based on the lives of the Dahomey Warriors EbonyLife Ltd, owners of Africas first Global Black TV Network and producers of premium, original content and Sony Pictures Television (SPT), today announced that they will co-develop three exciting new scripted TV projects with SPT set to distribute internationally. [...]

EbonyLife TV brings new legal drama to Nigeria

EbonyLife TV is set to produce Nigeria’s first legal drama series titled “Castle and Castle,” starring Richard Mofe-Damijo and Dakore Egbuson-Akande. The series follows the story of a married couple, Remi Castle and her husband Tega two lawyers who run a successful practice in Lagos. They met 20 years ago when he taught her [...]

Ebonylife TV shooting Nigerias first legal drama

Castle & Castle is the first Nigerian legal drama currently being filmed by Ebonylife TV. Popular legal dramas have been a staple of television for years, a boon for producers to start their own with more local content. Law & Order, Suits, How To Get Away With Murder, The Good Wife etc are only a [...]

EbonyLife TV ups with new political drama, The Governor

EbonyLife TV, Africas first Global Black Entertainment and Lifestyle network, is coming up with something new on its channel. Great news for the residents of Africa. A powerful political drama series entitled The Governor, is about to be premiered as from the beginning of July this year, on Thursdays on EbonyLife TV (DSTV Channel 165). [...]

EbonyLife TV’s ‘Hello Africa’ set to premier in June  

  Hello Africa, the latest addition to EbonyLife TV’s selection of black entertainment and lifestyle programming. The program will offer interviews with inspirational, successful African celebrities and is produced and hosted by Eunice Omole.   During the first season of Hello Africa, Omole is slated to interview guests such as AKON, Marcus Samuelsson, Ayaan and [...]

DStv and GOtv adding more local content

African viewers will get lucky this month with DStv and GOtv as the celebration of Africa Day is nearing. Both TV channels are all in to bring home-grown, exciting African content for its local audience. New television programs such as Destinations Africa and The Voice Nigeria, just to name a few will be broadcasted.   [...]

EbonyLife TV and Wakanow promoting African destinations

The entertainment channel EbonyLife TV and the travel portal, Wakanow are partnering in this discovery and promotion project for Africa. Through the tourism show that will start with Mauritius, the partners plan produce an upmarket travel show designed for the African traveler, highlighting the continents top tourist destinations.   It will be a 30-minute show [...]

EbonyLife TV and Pulse TV in Nigeria partnered for content sharing

EbonyLife TV, Africas global black entertainment and lifestyle network, and Pulse, Nigerias online news source announce a partnership that will include content sharing and joint promotion of each network. The far­ reaching partnership will include PulseTV shows like Pulse Vox Pop and Pulse Strivia running on EbonyLife TV in their various markets. Whereas, EbonyLife TV [...]