Tag Archives: MultiChoice

SPI/FilmBox to launch new Timeless Dizi Channel (TDC) on DStv

SPI/FilmBox has announced the launch of the new Timeless Dizi Channel (TDC), which will be available on DStv Premium, Compact Plus, Compact and Family. We are very excited about launching on DStv as a leading video entertainment platform in Africa. This brings the Timeless Dizi Channel to a wider audience across the region. SPI and [...]

MultiChoice rolls out Parliament TV in Zambia

MultiChoice Zambia is continuing to boost its subscribers television viewing experience with the launch of Parliament TV on DStv and GOtv in Zambia. The Chief Customer Officer of MultiChoice Zambia, Leah Kooma, said, MultiChoice is committed to providing local content that addresses issues that matter most to our customers. We are confident that by launching [...]

MultiChoice provides UHD-ready PVR in South Africa

South Africas MultiChoice is providing subscribers an upgraded version of its Explora decoder and video recorder that can handle Ultra HD programming. The pay-TV broadcaster is also providing another set-top box, DStv Streama, that is good for web-streaming. The Explora Ultra box can support third-party 4K material from the likes of Netflix and is also [...]

Showmax Pro now available with live sport in South Africa

MultiChoice Group-owned Showmax has rolled out a Pro version of its service in South Africa, offering the full catalogue of content, plus live-streamed sport. Showmax Pro prices are as follows, R449/month (26.03 USD) (compared to R99/month (5.74 USD) for the non-sports version), or R225/month (13.04 USD) for a mobile-only version that streams in standard definition [...]

MultiChoice partners with The Walt Disney Company Africa to offer two ESPN channels on DStv in Africa

MultiChoice collaborates with The Walt Disney Company Africa to offer more sports to subscribers across Africa. Two 24-hour ESPN channels will be accessible to DStv customers from 29 July. The channels will provide every major US sport and American leagues National Basketball Association (NBA), National Football League (NFL), National Hockey League (NHL) and Major League Baseball [...]

MultiChoice to offer JOOX VIP to its DStv subscribers in SA

MultiChoice will be offering JOOX VIP to all its DStv customers, allowing everyone to stream music and live appearances. Subscribers will be able to karaoke all their favorite tracks, all ad-free. Following the pay TV operator announcement that it will be including Netflix and Amazon in its new decoder package and is now adding JOOX [...]

MultiChoice partners with One Africa Global Foundation to air ‘Hope for Africa’ Concert

MultiChoice and One Africa Global Foundation have joined forces for the broadcast of the Covid-19 Hope for Africa Concert. The concert is part of the Foundations efforts to support the fight against the novel coronavirus which is still devastating Africa and the rest of the world. The Chief Executive Officer, MultiChoice Nigeria, John Ugbe, stated [...]