Television-Tv News

DStv gets eChannels for more viewing pleasure

Fri, 19 May 2017
 DStv customers can now view four more channels brought in from the Openview HD television service pa

eNCA's new show, The PolitBureau brings daily politics to viewers

Thu, 18 May 2017
 The PolitBureau show, hosted by Thulasizwe Simelane and Xoli Mngambi, makes its debut on eN

Six new African language services for BBC

Thu, 18 May 2017
 The British public broadcaster (BBC) has announced that it will launch six new African language serv

DStv Compact and Access customers get a special treat this May/June

Mon, 08 May 2017
 MultiChoice is spreading some warmth this chilly season to its DStv Compact and Access customers wit

SABC2 and Molotsi Productions introduce Game Plan

Fri, 05 May 2017
 SABC2 and Molotsi Productions introduce Game Plan, a new entrepreneurial game show set to deb

Mzansi Magic's new reality show follows a mordern polygamous family

Fri, 28 Apr 2017
 Uthando neSthembu, Mzansi Magic’s newest reality show, follows businessman Musa Mseleku and h

Minnie and Lungsta host SuperSport-Mzansi Magic show

Wed, 26 Apr 2017
 Mzansi Magic and SuperSport are giving viewers the best of both of sports and entertainment in their

SABC to put an end to 90 per cent local

Wed, 19 Apr 2017
 The SABC is set to scrap the 90 per cent local content broadcasting decree introduced in July 2016..

Progress on TV white-spaces spectrum in SA

Tue, 18 Apr 2017
 TV white-spaces technology uses the gaps between terrestrial TV broadcasts for providing Internet ac

Android ‘pivotal’ to future TV distribution

Wed, 12 Apr 2017
 Findings from a global survey reveal that a majority of video service providers have either Android

Nolly Africa jumps on board Nigeria’s digital switchover with support from ABS Broadcast

Mon, 10 Apr 2017
 The brand new Nollywood channel is part of the African Movie Channel network and is their first 24 h

SABC viewership plunges to "the lowest on record"

Mon, 03 Apr 2017
 The SABC's TV viewership keeps plunging and has now dropped to a disastrous 45% audience share...

Disney Africa concludes major free-TV agreement in South Africa

Fri, 31 Mar 2017
 Disney Africa has announced an exclusive free-TV deal with in South Africa...

MultiChoice honours Ahmed Kathrada

Tue, 28 Mar 2017
 Yesterday, 28 March marks a sad day for South Africa as one of the fathers of our nation, Ahmed Kath

Anant Singh outlines SA’s contribution to the international film industry on CNN

Mon, 20 Mar 2017
 From art departments to camera operators and top producers, the SA film industry is gaining much att

Africa’s pay-TV subs reach 18.7 million and generate US$4.4 billion in 2016

Fri, 17 Mar 2017
 Africa’s pay-TV platforms added a combined two million subscribers in 2016, bringing the total numbe

GINX eSports TV to launch on DStv on 1 May

Tue, 14 Mar 2017
 GINX, the 24/7 eSports and gaming network, will be available to stream on DStv Now and

DStv mulls streaming-only option

Fri, 10 Mar 2017
 MultiChoice is considering launching a standalone streaming version of DStv, not delivered via direc

Kwesé TV brings ESPN back to Africa

Thu, 09 Mar 2017
 Econet Media’s Kwesé Sports and ESPN has launched the ESPN channel on the Kwesé TV bouquet...

South Africa’s TV digitisation plan gets STB awareness boost

Wed, 08 Mar 2017
 Registration for subsidised digital STBs is on the rise with more than 36 000 households signing up

What's Up Africa is back

Tue, 28 Feb 2017
 What’s Up Africa returns to BBC World News’ Focus on Africa for a fifth series, beginning o

DStv to hike prices on 1 April

Tue, 21 Feb 2017
 MultiChoice is hiking the prices of its main DStv bouquets. However, most of the increases this year

People Passion Purpose set to inspire Mzansi

Thu, 09 Feb 2017
 People Passion Purpose is a six-part series of inspirational regional documentaries, follow

AfriDocs on BET

Fri, 27 Jan 2017
 BET is adding to its rich factual programming mix by welcoming the best documentaries from Africa...

SABC strikes historic deal with EFC

Wed, 25 Jan 2017
 Saturday nights become EFC nights on SABC 3 as SABC Sport announced a multi-year broadcast partnersh