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Eutelsat selected by AfricaXP for DTH satellite services across Sub-Saharan Africa

Channel network and content distributor AfricaXP has signed multi-year agreements with Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) for Ku-band capacity on two Eutelsat satellites, positioned at 16° East and 7° East. This capacity will enable AfricaXP to extend the reach of its DTH free-to-air TV platform, Premium.Free. Currently broadcast in West Africa, the platform will leverage [...]

AfricaXP launched new bouquet PREMIUM.FREE channels in Nigeria

PREMIUM.FREE launched a new bouquet of 13 channels supplied by AfricaXP and delivered using SES satellites at 28.2 degrees East. AfricaXP is a leading independent African network which is well-know for a wide range of Nollywood partnerships with West African producers.  CEO of AfricaXP, Craig Kelly, says that working with SES has enabled PREMIUM.FREE to [...]

AfricaXP partners with SES to roll out new FTA bouquet in Nigeria

AfricaXP is a digital content distributor and themed linear channel creator that facilitates synergies between content rights owners and media platform operators, has rolled out Premium.Free, a bouquet of 13 channels that are being offered using SES satellites at 28.2 degrees East. The new bouquet of FTA channels comprises of diverse range of contents from sports [...]

VivaBox partners with AfricaXP to provide premium content for MTNTV Ghana

AfricaXP(AXP), Africas leading provider of premium themed content announced today that VivaBox DMS, a leading turn-key Mobile IPTV/OTT provider for Telcos has signed a multi-year contract to provide premium content for MTN-TV (Ghana). Under this agreement, 10 premium AXP channels will be provided to VivaBox for the MTNTV platform. MTN Ghanas 14 million subscribers will [...]

AfricaXP opts for Babeleye to manage Rich Metadata for Pay TV and SVOD

Babeleye, the multilingual video content metadata platform, announced that it has been selected by AfricaXP to manage rich EPG metadata of its linear channels distributed to two of AfricaXPs customers. Babeleye will provide total management and distribution of programming information to TV platforms Zuku and WatchAfrica, which offers a premium subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) service.   [...]

Azteca, CMD, AfricaXP partner to bring telenovela to Africa

Mexican multimedia conglomerate, TV Azteca, and Miami-based content distributor, Cisneros Media Distribution (CMD), have partnered with African digital distributor, AfricaXP, to launch Romanza+Africa – a telenovela channel targeting English-speaking audiences in Africa. Romanza+Africa, which will be launched this month, will offer more than 3,000 hours of original programming from CMD and Aztecas catalogues through AfricaXPs [...]