Tag Archives: Canal+

Pan-African TV show WatsUp TV expands in 40+ Countries

Pan African entertainment TV show, WatsUp TV is collaborating with Guinea Evasion TV and Burkina Fasos 3TV, to expand its content onto the Canal+ platform thus extending their viewership to over 40 countries and 7 million homes on the satellite platform. The shows which will be produced and broadcasted in French for the Francophone audience [...]

Canal+ and WarnerMedia introduce two channels in Rwanda

Canal+ along with WarnerMedia have announced the launch of Cartoon Network and TNT in Rwanda which will air as from May 19.The two channels will be made available to local subscribers to Canal+s existing Les Bouquets Canal+ pay TV offerings. Guillaume Coffin, VP Head of Commercial and Business Development Turner France, Africa & Israel commented [...]

Canal + regroups African personalities for the Africa at Home concert “Together against the Corona”

In this situation of unprecedented global health emergency, Canal +, A + and Universal Music Africa engage together in the fight led by the World Health Organization against the Coronavirus will organize an exceptional event Africa at Home: Together against the Corona on May 16. From Ivory Coast, Senegal, Cameroon, via the Democratic Republic of [...]

Canal+ partners with Mediawan to produce original content for Africa

Canal+ International (the international subsidiary of Canal+ Group) and Mediawan are forming a partnership to invest in original content in French for the African audience. The subsidiary will have a potential audience in the 25 African countries where CANAL+ Group operates. Canal+ International and Mediawan are forming a new entity to produce exclusive French- language [...]

Canal+ launches reality show about basketball in Gabon

Canal+ is launching, Basketball Academy a reality show on basketball, shot in Gabon.  The show follows the journey of 20 young Gabonese players aged 15 to 18 who want to become the best players of the Gabonese national under-18 team who represented the country during the tournament “United Basketball Africa” in Benin. 6 episodes will [...]

Canal + to launch a Gabonese reality show “Basket Academy”

The Director of Canal + Sport channels, Pierre Chaudesaygues has officialized the launch of the first sports series made in Gabon called “Basket Academy”, which will be aired exclusively on the Canal + sports channels on 11 October. Basket Academy is a reality show by Canal + with 6 episodes. 55 people have been mobilized during [...]

Canal+ Africa added 233,000 subscribers in the first half of 2019

Canal+ in Africa added approximately 233,000 subscribers to this database in the first half of 2019. The company has currently a fleet of 4.34 million subscribers against 4.11 at the start of the year. Compared to 2018, 568,000 subscribers have been added.  This growth certainly owes much to the exclusivity obtained by the company to [...]

Ford Boyard Africa now on Canal+ in Africa

Canal+ is very pleased to announce the launch of the world-famous television concept, Ford Boyard, with an edition specially designed for the African continent: Ford Boyard Africa, the first African adventure show, produced by Canal+ International, Videorama and Adventure Line Productions.  As from September, Canal+ in Africa, will welcome 50 personalities from all over Africa [...]

Canal+ and Trace launched new TV channel

Trace and Canal+ groups have just announced the launch of a television channel, Trace Afrikora; which will be dedicated to the music and culture of Senegal, Mali, Guinea-Conakry and The Gambia.  Trace Afrikora will be available on channel 99 via Canal+ bouquets until October 15 and then on channel 131. The new channel will offer [...]