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Showmax subscribers outside Nigeria can stream Season 6 of Nigerian Idol

Fans of the popular singing competition Nigerian Idol will be able to livestream Season 6 in the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand and across the African continent. Speaking about the decision, Yolisa Phahle, MultiChoice Group CEO for Connected Video and General Entertainment, says, Nigerian Idol is one of the biggest shows in the country. While [...]

Multimedia Group acquires free-to-air Euro 2020 rights in Ghana

Multimedia Group has acquired free-to-air television and radio rights of UEFA Euro 2020, which will be aired in June and July this year. Abdulai Awudu, General Manager of Adom Brands at the Multimedia Group said, This agreement is testament to The Multimedia Groups unrivalled quest to always provide quality content in whatever genre to listeners [...]

M6 International to launch in Middle East

M6 International will be launched on dus platform across the Middle East and will be an add-on to the French package at AED69 per month. M6 International is being handled by THEMA that provides all the best programs from M6 Group TV channels from M6, W9, 6ter, Paris Premiere and Teva. Karim Benkirane, acting CCO, [...]

National Copyright Directorate grants first precautionary measure against online piracy in Colombia

The Alliance against Pay TV Piracy (better known as Alianza), a group of content providers, pay TV operators and technology providers that fight against piracy in Latin America, reported days ago that Colombian National Copyright Directorate ( Direccion Nacional de Derecho de Autor – DNDA) granted for the first time blocking precautionary measures against IPTV [...]

New FTA Satellite TV, PremiumFree TV to launch in South Africa

PremiumFree, a free-to-air satellite television, is set to launch in South Africa on May 1, 2021, with 18 channels. PremiumFree has been available in West Africa (Ghana and Nigeria) since late 2018, but is now expanding a 25-channel bouquet of free channels to South Africa after it secured transponder space on Intelsats IS20 satellite. Broadcasting [...]

MBC Action to air Extreme E series across MENA

Extreme E, the off-road electric race championship will air across the Middle East region Extreme sports and adventure satellite channel MBC Action will televise all five of the series X Prixs. The off-road electric race championship will air across the Middle East region in English, Arabic and Farsi. Ali Russell, Chief Marketing Officer at Extreme [...]