Ghana to host 5th AFRIMA

The 5th All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) will be hosted by Ghana in 2018 from 21-24 November 2018...

10 Oct 2018

New film production hub for Africa

With a focus on African storytelling, the African Movie Channel has launched a production hub to develop and produce movies and TV series...

9 Oct 2018

BBC News Africa rolled out new series 'Talk It Out'

The BBC News Africa TV Service introduced a new series called Talk it Out, where real-life health case-studies are studied and health issues that are taboo or socially condemned are openly debated...

By Yuveshen Darmalingum 9 Oct 2018

Tiso Blackstar to play lead role in SA film sector

Tiso Blackstar Group, the owner of Business Day, will sell certain locally produced films to global and local streaming platforms, CEO Andrew Bonamour said on Thursday...

By Nick Hedley 28 Sep 2018

Banks offering streaming TV entertainment

Kwese┬┤ iflix and Clickatell Transact launch streaming entertainment in Nigeria...

By Yuveshen Darmalingum 27 Sep 2018

iflix offers Trace Urban and Trace Sports Stars free

SVOD platform iflix has agreed a partnership with TRACE, a youth media afro-urban entertainment channel, to provide two of its channels for free to iflix users worldwide, including Africa...

By Yuveshen Darmalingum 26 Sep 2018

BBC World News Komla Dumor Award announced

Kenyan TV presenter wins BBC World News Komla Dumor Award...

26 Sep 2018

The evolution of Discovery in Africa

Discovery Inc talks about investment in the African broadcast content market through diversification and a multi-partner model...

By Louise Marsland 25 Sep 2018

TNT Africa launches rebranded entertainment channel

African audiences can prepare themselves to re-imagine TV through TNT, a young, fresh and entertainment-filled offering for the entire family...

21 Sep 2018

#PwCOutlook: Africa's entertainment, media industry experiencing Convergence 3.0

According to PwC's 'Entertainment and media outlook: 2018 - 2022: An African perspective', Africa's entertainment and media industry has entered a dynamic new phase - a third wave of convergence...

19 Sep 2018

New African Heritage TV channel launches on app

New African Heritage TV channel AfrikayaTV to launch on Heritage Day...

19 Sep 2018

StarTimes beams live African freestyle football competition

StarTimes broadcast live the first ever African Freestyle Football competition in Nigeria fo its over 10 million subscribers across Africa...

By Yuveshen Darmalingum 17 Sep 2018

Bridging the digital divide in Africa

The increased utilisation of TV Whitespace technology could help bridge the digital divide in Africa...

14 Sep 2018

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