Category Archives: Pay TV

Tigo Sports launches special offer in Paraguay due to the return of Professional Football League

Tigo Paraguay (Millicom), which owns Professional football TV  broadcasting rights in the country, announced the launch of a new offer for its TV clients due to the resumption of the Paraguayan Professional Football League, scheduled for next July 17th , after it was cancelled due to the Coronavirus pandemic. At Tigo we want to be [...]

EbonyLife TV to go off DStv

Mosunmola Abudu, founder of EbonyLife TV has announced that EbonyLife TV channel will no longer be available on DSTV as from end of July.  She said: Remember when we used to wait a whole week to watch our favourite TV shows? Well, those days are gone forever! Now, we can binge on the whole series [...]

Disney takes F1 to pay TV with ESPN

The Walt Disney Company announced last week the broadcast of Formula 1 for Latin America, both through its Fox Action premium channel, as well as on ESPN and ESPN App. With the news, the main automobile competition in the world, which resumed its activities this last weekend after the pandemic period, it expanded its reach, [...]

StarTimes to air two new TV shows in Ghana

StarTimes is set to premiere two new telenovelas on ST Novela E plus as from mid-July. To Die for Love is an Indian hit TV show while Bolivar is a Latin American TV show, both will be aired Monday to Sunday.  We understand that our audience, especially the fans of telenovelas, hope to enjoy the [...]

Disney takes F1 to pay TV with ESPN

The Walt Disney Company announced last week the broadcast of Formula 1 for Latin America, both through its Fox Action premium channel, as well as on ESPN and ESPN App. With the news, the main automobile competition in the world, which resumed its activities this last weekend after the pandemic period, it expanded its reach, [...]

OSN to launch musical Broadway production on its platform

Hamilton, Broadway musical has been released in UAE via OSN streaming platforms as part of Disney+ Original partnership agreement.  We are thrilled to be bringing the filmed version of Hamilton, the award-winning and widely popular Broadway musical, exclusively to our audiences in the Middle East,” said Rolla Karam, OSN’s interim chief content officer. “Our partnership [...]

BeIN Media Group rolls out exclusive sports content in MENA

BeIN Media Group has launched a new programming schedule of sports and entertainment content for viewers across MENA during the summer season, comprising of new movies, childrens programming, sports, cookery shows, and more. Furthermore, after launching on Wednesday beINs A Summer like No Other campaign, viewers can enjoy content for all ages being aired across [...]

Cbeebies now available On StarTimes Across Africa

Since the 1st of July 2020, BBC Studios critically praised and multi-award-winning pre-school childrens channel was introduced on the StarTimes DTH platform in the African region. Adored by children and trusted by parents across the globe, the channel offers a safe environment for children aged 0-6 with educational and entertaining programming to care for their development.  [...]

Movistar TV removes Televisa’s channels in Peru and bets on local content

As reported by specialized websites, Movistar TV made a series of changes on its programming in Peru since this Wednesday, July 1st, and removed Televisas channels in that country, such as TL Novelas, Canal de las Estrellas, Golden, De Pelicula , Golden Edge, Univision, Telehit Urbano, Estrellas HD, Golden HD, Telehit HD and Golden Premier [...]

VTR removes NBC Universal channels to launch seven premium HBO channels on its grid

Chilean pay TV operator VTR announced that it has removed Syfy, Universal Channel and Studio Universal (NBCUniversal) on June 29th, in order to enable HBO’s premium channel package, which the company had announced in April. The removal of the Syfy, Universal and Studio Universal channels, as reported in January, is because of the launch of [...]