Big Brother Africa canned over ‘cash constraints’

2015-07-27 14:12

M-Net and Endemol Shine Africa’s Big Brother Africa on DStv has been canned for 2015 apparently due to "cash constraints" and a failure to find sponsors.

Mzansi Magic on DStv goes HD

2015-07-23 14:01

Another M-Net provided TV channel packaged for MultiChoice's satellite pay-TV platform is changing from a standard definition (SD) to high definition (HD).

kykNET & kie gets a new local soapie set in the Western Cape

2015-06-30 11:15

M-Net’s Afrikaans Channel, kykNET, will launch a brand new soap opera, Suidooster, in November.

Channel O ‘welcomes dialogue’ over Youth Day ad

2015-06-17 13:23

Channel O says it "welcomes the dialogues" around its Youth Day ad which is raising eyebrows for its pop culture take on an iconic struggle era photo from 1976.

MagicWorld on DStv replaced by DStv Family

2015-06-11 20:00

MagicWorld (DStv 162) is getting axed and replaced by M-Net Family on channel 162 in July.

DStv adds 18 SABC radio stations

2015-06-08 06:49

MultiChoice has added 18 of the SABC's radio stations to DStv's audio package.

M-Net shocks with wrong Grey’s Anatomy death teaser

2015-06-02 14:18

M-Net and DStv subscribers are shocked and fuming after the pay-TV channel erroneously showed a Grey’s Anatomy teaser.

DStv extends SABC News channel into Africa

2015-05-22 09:46

MultiChoice is extending the footprint of the South African public broadcaster's 24-hour TV news channel, SABC News, to the rest of the continent.

Chaka Khan coming to SA for DStv Delicious

2015-04-15 05:00

The American Queen of Funk, Chaka Khan, is coming to South Africa in June for the DStv Delicious International Food & Music Festival.

kykNET adds Verslag, moves actuality shows later

2015-03-30 20:00

kykNET (DStv 144) will debut a new daily programme kykNET Verslag from 6 April.


kykNET Musiek rebranded as kykNET NOU!

2015-07-24 18:00

The kykNET Musiek (DStv 146) channel on MultiChoice's DStv satellite pay-TV platform is being rebranded as kykNET NOU!

DStv adds new channel for Southern Africa viewers

2015-07-01 10:09

MultiChoice will launch a new channel, Zambezi Magic (DStv 160) on DStv for viewers in Southern Africa, outside of South Africa.

MultiChoice has a special gift for its compact subscribers

2015-06-24 21:00

MultiChoice is giving four of its DStv Premium TV channels – Lifetime, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central and Nick Jr. – to the cheaper DStv Compact package.

Channel O Youth Day ad stirs up a storm

2015-06-17 07:34

Channel O's (DStv 320) Youth Day's interpretation of an iconic South African struggle era photo has been slammed as incredibly insensitive and disgusting.

kykNET expanding in Britain

2015-06-09 15:25

kykNET (DStv 144), the popular Afrikaans language TV channel has been added to the United Kingdom’s Freeview HD.

TCM on DStv gets a modern makeover!

2015-06-05 16:00

Turner Classic Movies (TCM) on DStv is getting a facelift to make it more attractive for viewers with more modern movies.

DStv Explora wins another award

2015-05-28 15:16

MultiChoice's DStv Explora decoder manufactured by Pace has been named the 2015 Satellite Television Product of the Year in South Africa.

DStv BoxOffice rentals increasing to R30 per new movie

2015-05-07 15:08

MultiChoice is hiking the price of movie rentals for its DStv BoxOffice service with new movies rented online and on PVR decoders which will increase to R30 from June.

Court bars MultiChoice from DStv price hike in Nigeria

2015-04-08 11:09

The Federal High Court in Nigeria has ordered MultiChoice to back off from its "arbitrary" monthly increase of DStv subscription fees.

M-Net boss explains the process and success behind ‘Express from the US’

2015-03-18 07:00

M-Net's "Express from the US" has been a tremendous success. We take a look behind-the-scenes of the process.

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