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All3Media International takes key format brands to Nigeria


Tue, 18 Jul 2017
 Independent distributor, All3Media International has concluded a number of significant deals in Af

SABC considers laying criminal charges against Hlaudi


Tue, 18 Jul 2017
 The SABC's interim board is on a mission to claw back millions of rands paid to disgraced former COO

Kunle Falodun named VP Distribution Africa for Sony Pictures TV


Fri, 14 Jul 2017
 Sony Pictures Television (SPT) today named Kunle Falodun as vice president Distribution Africa...

Viacom International Media Networks announces key appointments


Fri, 14 Jul 2017
 Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) recently announced key appointments for two of Viacom’s

Johan Lieffers promoted to general manager


Tue, 11 Jul 2017
 Datavideo Technologies Europe BV announces that starting 15 June 2017 Johan Lieffers will be promo

JAYCOR sells 53 per cent stake to black owned equity firms


Mon, 10 Jul 2017
 JAYCOR International has announced the introduction of new investors, Moshe Capital, and follow-on i

MultiChoice Africa fighting TV piracy in Africa


Fri, 07 Jul 2017
 MultiChoice said TV piracy won’t be tolerated in Africa. Three content pirates have been convicted t

Discover Digital’s VOD service now a Sun International loyalty programme reward


Tue, 04 Jul 2017
 Sun International is partnering with South Africa-based VOD solutions provider, Discover Digital, to

Global TV subscriptions slow down


Tue, 04 Jul 2017
 The 100 leading television services in the informitv, Multiscreen Index gained 3.46 million

Vubiquity to distribute local content from Viva Africa


Mon, 03 Jul 2017
 Vubiquity has agreed a deal with Viva Africa to licence local content from Nigeria, South Africa, We

Canon launches ARCUS Global Inc.


Wed, 28 Jun 2017
 Canon recently announced a new Video Cloud IoT as a Service business based in California called ARCU

Sub-Saharan Africa OTT revenues to hit US$640MN by 2022


Mon, 26 Jun 2017
 OTT movies and TV content revenues will reach US$640 million in Sub Saharan Africa by 2022 according

Naspers looks for growth beyond Tencent


Mon, 26 Jun 2017
 Naspers will approach investors in the US and the UK next week about a bond issue...

ATG Danmon expands channel partnership agreement with Telestream


Thu, 22 Jun 2017
 ATG Danmon announces a widening of its channel partnership portfolio to include the Lightspeed and V

eNCA’s new managing director and editor-in-chief Mapi Mhlangu


Tue, 20 Jun 2017
 eNCA is proud to announce the appointment of a new managing director and editor-in-chief, Mapi Mhla

Special task force set to flush out illegal movie producers in Nigeria


Mon, 19 Jun 2017
 The NFVCB inaugurated a special task force that will check unclassified films and video works of unl

NFVF study reveals SA film industry has a positive impact on the economy


Thu, 15 Jun 2017
 The NFVF has released findings of their second Economic Impact Assessment study...

MultiChoice welcomes ConCourt DTT ruling


Tue, 13 Jun 2017
 MultiChoice has welcomed the ConCourt's order in favour of the non-encryption of five million govern

SABC board fires Hlaudi Motsoeneng


Tue, 13 Jun 2017
 Motsoeneng was dismissed over comments he made at a recent media briefing...

A new joint initiative to restore 50 African films


Mon, 12 Jun 2017
 FEPACI, UNESCO and Martin Scorsese’s Film Foundation World Cinema Project formalised their partnersh

TV encryption: Muthambi wins ConCourt battle


Fri, 09 Jun 2017
 Former communications minister Faith Muthambi has won a constitutional court battle against e.tv ove

Curro Holdings acquires AFDA


Thu, 08 Jun 2017
 Private school operator Curro Holdings has acquired 100 per cent shares of AFDA through its subsidia

SABC wins BCCSA case regarding controversial Isidingo scenes


Thu, 08 Jun 2017
 The BCCSA ruled in favour of the SABC in relation to Isidingo episodes...

DEOD to broadcast near-live ICC cricket


Thu, 08 Jun 2017
 Discover Digital has secured digital rights for the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 and the ICC Women’s Wo

CNBC Africa celebrates 10 years


Mon, 05 Jun 2017
 CNBC Africa recently marked its tenth anniversary with a special broadcast and markets opening from
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