MultiChoice forced to hike DStv prices in Nigeria

2017-04-06 11:24

Nigerians are furious after MultiChoice Africa announced a 5% DStv price hike coming into effect from May in the west African country.

Africa’s Big Brother sued because kids can’t stop watching

2017-03-22 11:59

A Nigerian doctor has filed an injunction against MultiChoice to stop broadcasting Big Brother Naija on DStv.

Cash-strapped Zimbabwe 'throttles' DStv payments

2017-03-02 13:31

Pay-TV provider MultiChoice Zimbabwe is putting in place alternative payment platforms following the halting of mobile money and other bank payment options in the country.

DStv 2017 price hike coming in April

2017-02-17 07:51

DStv subscribers in South Africa will again pay more from 1 April with MultiChoice hiking monthly subscription fees for the year.

How Hlaudi sold the SABC

2016-12-11 06:01

SABC and MultiChoice staff, who worked on the deal between the two companies in 2013, have revealed it was all about a set-top box policy – good for some, but bad for the country.

You complained about DStv repeats and they answered

2016-12-06 14:47

MultiChoice, together with its third-party channel suppliers, is working to bring DStv subscribers fewer repeats.

DStv: Explora sales up, premium subscriptions down

2016-12-03 13:01

While the uptake of MultiChoice’s DStv Explora decoders remains strong, the subscriber numbers of its top-end product, DStv Premium, is declining.

Muthambi 'confident' of ConCourt TV challenge

2016-06-23 15:26

The department of communications is confident of winning its Constitutional Court appeal against encryption of set top boxes.

Russel Yeo: From ‘Poison Ivy’ to ‘Faith’ – Digital Migration had no hope

2016-06-02 16:03

Despite signing a 2006 agreement that the country would have digitally transformed by June 2015, the light at the end of the tunnel is still out of sight.

DStv opens History for a month for Compact subscribers in June

2016-05-17 17:00

MultiChoice will be opening the History channel on DStv for a month from 13 June to all DStv Compact subscribers.


Multichoice honours struggle veteran Ahmed Kathrada

2017-03-28 14:54

To honour the memory of Ahmed Kathrada several channels on the DStv platform will be paying tribute to this great leader over the coming days.

DStv Now coming soon for Compact and Extra subscribers

2017-03-14 14:54

Here's some great news for DStv Compact and Extra Subscribers.

Nigeria summons SA ambassador over anti-immigrant violence

2017-02-23 21:19

Nigeria says it had summoned South Africa's top diplomat to register its fears about a fresh wave of violence against immigrants near Johannesburg and Pretoria.

SACP takes aim at Hlaudi Motsoeneng, MultiChoice

2016-12-13 12:33

Decay of governance at the SABC has been “exposed again” amid a ruling that the broadcaster’s appointment of Hlaudi Motsoeneng was unlawful, says the SACP.

The 101 in 2017: DStv, M-Net to boost TV content discovery

2016-12-08 16:01

From 2017 MultiChoice will start a huge push to educate the South African market and viewers about TV seasons.

This is what DStv has planned for 2017

2016-12-06 07:00

In 2017 MultiChoice will be bringing several exciting M-Net Movies pop-up channels, film festivals, as well as premium foreign language TV series.

Why MultiChoice is challenging’s TV box victory

2016-06-24 14:09

Encrypted digital TV set-top boxes risk being expensive for government and burdening poorer South Africans with defunct technology, says pay-TV provider MultiChoice.

MultiChoice, minister take TV encryption fight to ConCourt

2016-06-23 10:25

MultiChoice and the Department of Communications have launched appeals against the Supreme Court of Appeals ruling on encryption for set top boxes.

M-Net launches movie channel to celebrate black actors

2016-05-20 16:00

M-Net is adding a new film pop-up channel for the month of June for DStv Premium subscribers that will focus on black Hollywood stars.

No DStv price increase for the rest of Africa

2016-03-18 14:43

While South African DStv subscribers will see a stiff price hike, MultiChoice announced that most of the rest of Africa will be spared.

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