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3 steps towards 'glass boxing' your company with a Biz Press Office
3 steps towards 'glass boxing' your company with a Biz Press Office

Since 2001, Bizcommunity anticipated the role of company culture as intellectual capital. Biz Press Offices are a "glass box" game changer, offering a window into 18 industry communities...

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Ali Mufuruki to acquire majority in Wananchi Cable

Tanzanian businessman Ali Mufuruki has increased his shares in Wananchi Cable Ltd, a company specialising in providing internet access, voice and pay TV...

16 Jul 2019

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New entertainment channel from Discovery for Africa

Real Time channel launches on DStv and GOtv with new entertainment from Discovery Inc...

15 Jul 2019

Sipromad takes over Pan-African channel Africanews
Sipromad takes over Pan-African channel Africanews

The Pan-African channel Africanews, owned by Euronews NBC, has been bought by Malagasy Group Sipromad for approximately 20 million US Dollars...

15 Jul 2019

Screen grab from Nike's 'Never Stop Winning' ad.
#FairnessFirst: Nike just does it again - this time standing strong for equal pay

Nike's recent run of 'Dream Crazy' ads have won more than just global recognition for their strong push towards inclusion and equality - they're also proving that brands really do make more consumer impact when they put consumer's causes first and foremost...

By Leigh Andrews 15 Jul 2019

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Ethiopian Broadcasters Association migrates to SES Satellites

SES has recently signed two agreements with the Association of Ethiopian Broadcasters (AEB) and the Ethiopian Broadcasting Cooperation...

12 Jul 2019

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Kids and family focused channel Pineapple TV launched in Nigeria

The aim of Pineapple TV is to inform, educate and entertain viewers in Nigeria, Africa and in diaspora, using stories and characters...

11 Jul 2019

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Eutelsat invests $11 million in Broadpeak

Eutelsat Communications has announced an $11 million investment in Broadpeak, a video content delivery solutions provider...

9 Jul 2019

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Multichoice Nigeria launched MyGOtv mobile app

Multichoice Nigeria has unveiled a free new mobile app, MyGOtv, for customers on its digital terrestrial platform, GOtv...

9 Jul 2019

Econet Media pay TV activities under administration
Econet Media pay TV activities under administration

African pay-TV operator Econet Media has put its struggling satellite broadcasting business under administration...

8 Jul 2019

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M6 Group to roll out new TV channel in Sub-Saharan Africa

New French content to be streamed for West Africa across broadcast channels...

5 Jul 2019

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Azuri Technologies introduces Paygo Solar Satellite TV in Zambia

Azuri, a commercial provider of pay-as-you-go solar home systems has rolled out AzuriTV, a 24-inch solar satellite television and home lighting system in Zambia...

5 Jul 2019

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New team for BBC Studios in Africa

Grant Welland, EVP CEMA announces new BBC Studios leadership team for the region...

4 Jul 2019

[adult swim] channel launches in Africa.
Adult Swim programming for TNT in Africa

Renowned counter-culture shows to feature in programming block on TNT this July for Africa...

3 Jul 2019

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StarTimes adds Bollywood channel StarLife to its bouquet

StarTimes have announced the introduction of StarLife, a popular Bollywood Channel to its list of channels under its entertainment section for its subscribers who enjoy Bollywood content.

1 Jul 2019

Netflix working on its second original African series
Netflix working on its second original African series

Netflix Africa has started the production for its second original African series, Blood & Water, a coming of age, mystery drama based in Cape Town...

1 Jul 2019

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MTN and Multichoice partner in Uganda

MultiChoice has partnered MTN Uganda to promote the DStv Now services...

1 Jul 2019

Dangote launches new campaign on CNN
Dangote launches new campaign on CNN

Dangote Industries shows its commitment to empowering Africa in new CNN campaign...

28 Jun 2019

Maria Nepembe, TV host.
Namibia Broadcasting Corporation launches its first reality show

Namibia Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) has launched, 'Body with Maria', its first reality show...

27 Jun 2019

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Infront Media secures Olympics TV rights in Africa

Infront Media seizes six-year Olympics TV rights agreement in sub-Saharan Africa...

19 Jun 2019

#CannesLions2019 Entertainment winners include VMLY&R and Net#work BBDO!
#CannesLions2019: Entertainment winners!

The 66th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity continued on 18 June, with the 2019 Cannes Entertainment Lions, Entertainment for Music Lions and Entertainment for Sport Lions announced during the Entertainment award track ceremony and SA bringing home two Bronze Lions...

18 Jun 2019

#CannesLions2019 Entertainment Grands Prix winners: Top row is Final Cut and Droga5 New York's New York Times journalism's Resolve (Myanmar), Rigor (Taxes), Courage (Mexican Spyware), Perseverance (Immigration) and Fearlessness (Isis) campaign. Bottom left is Digital Craft Grand Prix winner Virtue's work for Carlings' Digital Collection, 'Address the Future'. Bottom right is Industry Craft Grand Prix work for Momentum New York and Canada's Nike 'Just Do It: HQ at the Church'.
#CannesLions2019: Craft winners!

The 66th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity continued on 18 June, with the 2019 Cannes Film Craft, Digital Craft and Industry Craft Lions announced during the Craft award track ceremony...

18 Jun 2019

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TAC Studios to co-produce four new TV series across Africa

The African Channel has partnered with Nigerian, Kenyan, South African and Egyptian production companies to produce four TV series in Africa...

12 Jun 2019

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StarTimes to air Plus TV in Africa

Plus TV Africa, a 24-Hour news channel, will now broadcast across all of Africa via StarTimes platform...

6 Jun 2019

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DSTV to offer PBS kids channel to Sub-Saharan Africa

DStv has recently launched PBS Kids, a new channel for children with high-educational content in Zimbabwe and other African countries...

6 Jun 2019

Infront seizes EPL FTA rights in 40 African countries
Infront seizes EPL FTA rights in 40 African countries

Swiss sports media and marketing company Infront has seized the sub-Saharan TV rights to the English Premier League for a three-year deal...

5 Jun 2019

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SES contributes to Ivory Coast's digital migration

Ivory Coast's 2020 aim is to switch over from analogue to digital broadcasting with a multi-year agreement with SES...

5 Jun 2019

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Sputnik signs partnership with Congo broadcasting

The Russian news agency, Sputnik has signed a new partnership agreement with Congolese National Radio and Television...

3 Jun 2019

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#FairnessFirst: A picture tells a thousand words, but should it?

People are never just a means to your journalistic end, especially when it comes to children. Their stories are our work, and when you work to add their authentic voices, it automatically changes the angle of the story for the better. But what about images of children in news articles? Media Monitoring Africa and the UCT Children's Institute media workshop on 22 May at the Doubletree Hilton...

By Leigh Andrews 3 Jun 2019

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