Africa News

RTI, Ivory Coast, Takes Delivery of New PlayBox Technology CIAB Broadcast System

Wed, 23 Apr 2014
 Radiodiffusion-Télévision ivoirienne (RTI) has taken delivery of a new CG titling and television pla

Light a candle for Mandela

Mon, 09 Dec 2013
 The online team at eNews Channel Africa has put together a tribute website after Nelson Mandela’s

Condolences from IFAS after Mandela’s death

Fri, 06 Dec 2013
 The Cultural Service of the French Embassy in South Africa and the French Institute of South Afric

Share Mandela’s powerful words today

Fri, 06 Dec 2013
 Michael Elliott, ONE Campaign, Nelson MandelaMichael Elliott, president and CEO of the UK-based ONE Campaign, an international, nonpartisan, no

SA producer Anant Singh pays tribute to Madiba

Fri, 06 Dec 2013
 Nelson Mandela, Anant Singh, Madiba, Long walk to 
freedom, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela“We have lost our father, an exceptional human being, a hero to the world...

Screen Africa supports Rhino Project

Wed, 09 Oct 2013
 A portion of the sale proceeds from the annual Screen Africa golf day has been donated to the Endang

State-of-the-art studios for East Africa

Thu, 03 Oct 2013
 M-net, Kenya, SupersportContinental pay-TV operator MultiChoice officially opened its brand new state- of-the-art SuperSpor

Inside Kona

Thu, 03 Oct 2013
 Kona, M-netIAN DORMER recently had the opportunity to visit the set of AfricaMagic’s all- new East African tel

Connecting content producers across Africa and beyond

Thu, 03 Oct 2013
 DISCOP, Kate Skinner, Russell Southwood, Marc Schwinges, 
Romanou KouferidjiSpecifically targeted at independent producers and focusing on regional and international cooperat

DISCOP AFRICA gains momentum

Thu, 03 Oct 2013
Content buyers, sellers and producers from South Africa, Africa and the rest of the world are regi

Exciting times for satellite broadcast in Africa

Thu, 03 Oct 2013
 DISCOP, Ibrahima Guimba-SaidouThis year will be an exciting one in the broadcast industry with developments signalling the begin

Côte Ouest enriches catalogue

Wed, 02 Oct 2013
 Mike DearhamIndependent film and television disribution company Côte Ouest Audiovisuel has participated in all

UK release for Nollywood feature

Wed, 02 Oct 2013
 Flower Girl, a feature film by Nigerian filmmaker Michelle Bello, releases in UK cinemas on 4 Octo

Rwandan filmmakers request financial aid

Mon, 30 Sep 2013
 With 33 days left to raise funds, The Rwanda Film Festival (RFF) is calling for donations to fund yo

Sub-Saharan film featured at African Perspectives

Mon, 30 Sep 2013
 On 9 October a screening of Le Noire de… / Black Girl features at the Franco Namibian Culture Centre

Kenyan film workshops

Wed, 25 Sep 2013
 The One Fine Day Films / Ginger Ink Film Workshop, which consists of two modules – Production Desi

New doccy explores labour issues in Southern Africa

Tue, 17 Sep 2013
 Much To The Land of Promises is a documentary that takes the viewer into pre- independent Zimbabwe

Films screen as part of Mbira Month

Wed, 11 Sep 2013
 Screenings of two films – Soul Resonance (by American husband and wife team Laurel and Douglas Epps)

African learners to compete at Zwakala

Tue, 10 Sep 2013
 DTV, South Africa’s Deaf Channel, the South African Broadcasting Corporation and the Department of A

Film explores Zim's longest serving leaders

Wed, 04 Sep 2013
 The Two Leaders I Know, a feature film about Robert Mugabe and the late Ian Smith – Zimbabwe’s most

Look to Africa to develop sales channels

Tue, 03 Sep 2013
 Louise Robinson, sales director at CG Consulting, a strategic marketing consultancy based in Cape To

Sailing back to our shores

Mon, 02 Sep 2013
 Nigerian-born actor Hakeem Kae-Kazim (Pirates of the Caribbean III; X-Men Origins: Wolverine), who s

Saving girl children through film

Mon, 02 Sep 2013
 Nigeria’s Child Not Bride campaign was recently highlighted by a short film of the same name written


Mon, 02 Sep 2013
 A special country focus on Nigeria at the DISCOP AFRICA multi-platform content market, which takes

Concerns over Zambian media restrictions

Wed, 28 Aug 2013
 Global civil society alliance, CIVICUS, and the Zambia Council for Social Development (ZCSD) are ala