Category Archives: Pay TV

StarTimes Media expands across Kenya

StarTimes Media, pay TV company has rolled out major expansion plans aimed at driving service delivery closer to subscribers across major counties. The move will see increased investment in the setup and operation of business halls across five more counties across Kenya including Kajiado, Kitui, Taita Taveta, Tana River and Bungoma. The company has also [...]

Zee One launched on StarTimes

Zee One, a channel dedicated to showcasing wide selection of family-friendly programmings such as lifestyle/food, reality, movies,has finally launched on StarTimes. Zee One, which is a sister channel of Zee World, is a 24-hour general entertainment channel offering programmes dubbed in English. Viewers are assured of compelling slate of spectacular series, gripping dramas, movies, and [...]

SA local crime drama Reyka set for international release

SA local crime drama, Reyka, will officially be available to international audiences. Fremantle has announced numerous global deals, which will see the eight-part series air in over 80 territories worldwide. Currently M-Net’s highest-rated South Africa drama, Reyka highlights South Africa’s status as a major player in the scripted world. The series, which stars Kim Engelbrecht, [...]

DPVR partners with TAN to provide virtual reality solutions in Africa

DPVR, a Shanghai-based company specializing in virtual reality (VR) device design and manufacturing, has recently announced a partnership with Travel Africa Network (TAN), a South African international satellite travel TV channel. As part of the partnership, DPVR will serve as a VR technology provider to offer its customized VR hardware and software services to TAN. [...]

DStv’s HONEY TV unveils brand-new show: Talk With Toke Makinwa

Talk With Toke Makinwa will premiere on DStvs HONEY TV (channel 173) on November 19. On this show, viewers will see some of Africas biggest celebrities sit down for an intimate conversation with Nigerias Toke Makinwa. These in-depth interviews reveal the stories behind the headlines, addressing the stars controversies and triumphs, and finally giving them [...]

beIN SPORTS acquired broadcasting rights to XV World Padel Championship

beIN MEDIA GROUP (beIN), the global sports, entertainment and media group, and its flagship sports channel beIN SPORTS, have acquired the exclusive rights to the long-awaited XV World Padel Championship Qatar 2020 across 37 territories spanning the Middle East & North Africa (MENA), Asia-Pacific and North America. Viewers across four continents will be able to [...]