Category Archives: Pay TV

African Movie Channel to air new season of ‘Movie Talk’

Nollywood broadcaster African Movie Channels flagship production, AMC Movie Talk is back for a brand-new season. It is said to be a showcase of the latest original and exclusive talk show. The show will feature a new set, new host, and more A-list Nollywood celebrities, the programme will be available every Wednesday at 19:00 WAT [...]

MultiChoice partners with GeoGuard to fight geo-piracy in Africa

MultiChoice has deployed GeoComply Solutions GeoGuard VPN and proxy detection solution in order to fight content piracy. The implementation of GeoGuard onto MutiChoices DStvs app has led to the blocking of tens of thousands of pirate viewers each month and has virtually removed the creation of suspicious user accounts. As for all OTT broadcasters, geo-piracy [...]

Beyond Rights secures distribution deals in MENA

Beyond Rights just secured deals for over 270 hours of scripted and unscripted programming with broadcasters in the Middle East and Africa. In the Middle East region, Beyond Rights and OSN inked a deal for a 190-hour package of factual programming. The deal includes Hitched in Vegas, Maternity 24/7 and seven seasons of Love It [...]

‘Africa and I’ documentary now available on Showmax

Since the 5th August, 2021, Showmax has brought to its subscribers a documentary about a 20-year-old Moroccan and his trips across the continent. Africa and I, a 90- minute documentary staring twenty-year-old Othmane Zolati, who had never left his home country of Morocco when he started his nearly four-year journey to Cape Town, South Africa. [...]

Telecom continues to increase its pay TV subscribers base and strengthens gaming and esports content on Flow

As part of Q2 2021 results presentation, the telecommunications company Telecom Argentina reported a total of 3,545 million subscribers to its pay TV offer. The figure shows a 1.3% annual growth on the base (45 thousand net additions), which it has managed to  keep during 2021, since, in relation to Q1 2021, Telecom added 25 [...]

Pay TV reports more than 700 thousand subscribers and reaches its highest base in Bolivia

According to the latest report made by Bolivian Autoridad de Regulacion y Fiscalizacion de Telecomunicaciones y Transportes (ATT), the entity in charge of regulating and supervising telecommunications activities in the country, the pay TV market continues to rise and ended Q1 2021 with a total of 702,275 subscribers. This is the highest figure reported in [...]

beIN Media Group introduces unmissable offers in MENA

beIN MEDIA GROUP, the global sports and entertainment broadcaster, has launched on the 7th of August 2021 unmissable offers to celebrate the start of a new season of world class sports, coupled with great new entertainment content for the entire family. The various promotions provide prospective and existing subscribers across all 24 countries in the [...]

StarTimes extends exclusive media rights for Coppa Italia and Supercoppa Italiana in Africa

Africas leading digital TV operator StarTimes has renewed exclusive rights to broadcast Coppa Italia & Supercoppa Italiana for further three seasons in Sub-Saharan Africa. According to the contract with Lega Serie A, StarTimes extends the exclusive rights to the two Italian premier Cup competitions in English, French, Portuguese and African indigenous languages to the 2023/2024 [...]