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How is MultiChoice Addressing its Streaming Service Strategy?

Africa's top entertainment firm, MultiChoice, has revealed a shocking R4.1 billion (about $222 million) loss. A sharp decline in subscriptions, especially in Nigeria, has caused the biggest financial crisis in the company's history. In response to changing customer preferences and...

Universal+ African Launch Date Revealed

NBCUniversal International Networks & Direct-To-Consumer and DStv today announced that Universal+ will be available to DStv subscribers across Sub-Saharan Africa from 14 October 2022. Watch the teaser for the launch below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tMn0Ve08MUs Universal+ is a streaming platform currently available in Spain, Brazil,...

SABC to Broadcast English Premier League Games: When & Where

South Africa's public broadcaster, the SABC, has announced that it has acquired the broadcasting rights for the English Premier League, considered the world's most-watched football league. The rights acquisition is a huge coup for the public broadcaster, as previously South...

DStv’s Exclusive Sports Broadcasting Deals Could Be Under Threat

South Africa's ruling party, the African National Congress (ANC), has launched a new proposal to implement widespread changes around TV broadcasting regulations in the country with a focus on the broadcasting of sports. The proposed amendments are included in a...

Showmax Introduces New Mode for Users to Save Data While Streaming

MultiChoice's streaming service Showmax has announced the introduction of a new Max Data Saving mode that uses just 50MB per hour. The company says the introduction of the new service is to allow its subscribers even more control over...

MultiChoice to Bring Disney+ to South African DStv Subscribers

According to an announcement from South African media group MultiChoice, Disney+ will launch to DStv subscribers via the Explora Ultra Decoder the same day as its wider launch in the country, 18 May 2022. "MultiChoice customers with connected Explora Ultra...

MultiChoice Zambia Partners with MTN Mobile Money

MTN Mobile Money and MultiChoice Zambia have announced a new partnership that will allow DStv and GOtv customers to win prizes for subscription payments done via MTN Mobile Money (MoMo).  The competition is open only to DStv and GOtv customers...

MultiChoice Hikes Prices of DStv & GOtv in Nigeria – Here’s By How Much

MultiChoice has increased the monthly prices for its DStv and GOtv packages in Nigeria, according to an announcement on Tuesday. The same announcement claimed the cause of the price hike was the rising costs of inflation and business operations. “In...

MultiChoice Shares Soar as Nigerian Tax Dispute is Settled

South Africa's MultiChoice Group, one of the leading entertainment companies in Africa, saw a rise in its shares on Thursday after the company reached a settlement agreement of $4.4 billion with Nigerian authorities. According to Bloomberg, MultiChoice had agreed to...

South Africans Lash Out After MultiChoice Removes RT on DStv

South African viewers expressed their frustration after Multichoice removed Russian Today (RT), a Russian state-controlled international television network funded by the tax budget of the Russian government. According to News24, MultiChoice confirmed on Thursday night 24 February 2022, that the channel...
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‘Industry Consolidation Benefits the Sector and Country’-MTN

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