Tag Archives: MultiChoice

Multichoice joins forces with Betking to launch Superpicks in Nigeria

MultiChoice Nigeria has launched SuperPicks, the revolutionary free-to-play predictor app with a weekly jackpot. Available to play for free at superpicks.com, SuperPicks gives the chance of winning a weekly jackpot of approximately $122,000 by correctly predicting the scores of six football fixtures for each weekend. There is also a guaranteed prize of approximately $2500 for [...]

Showmax coming up with new local TV series and movies

Showmax, the African streaming service announced new addition to its catalogue, namely, eight series and three movies, including Showmaxs first romcom telenovela and scripted West African Showmax Original.  This set of new series and movies follows a steady flow of Showmax Originals in 2021, from critically acclaimed scripted series to reality TV series. Candice Fangueiro, [...]

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 [...]

MultiChoice rolls out new African telenovela channel on DStv

MultiChoice has introduced its first African-focused telenovela channel, Novela Magic, to provide the best African telenovelas on one easy-to-access platform. The channel will also honor the vast range of cultures and languages on the continent through a diversity of original homegrown stories and local creative talent. Novela Magic on DStv channel 165 is available since [...]

Fugitives becomes exclusive distributor for M-Net and Showmax’s growing originals’ slates

M-Net and Showmax have a varied slate of Originals in development and production. These comprise high-end drama, created by a range of award-winning local producers and increasingly co-produced with international broadcasters. The business is expected to deliver a further nine Originals in its 2021-22 fiscal year, with even more planned in 2022-23. In addition to [...]

MultiChoice rolls out Ugandan Channel Pearl Magic Prime across Africa

MultiChoice Group, Africas video entertainment company, keeps on displaying the best of African storytelling and drive the growth of hyperlocal content across the continent. MultiChoices Uganda subscribers will be able to benefit from additional premium local content with the launch of Pearl Magic Prime, a channel which tells stories by Ugandans for Ugandans.  The roll [...]