#GuptaLeaks: How MultiChoice paid the Guptas millions

2017-11-24 12:23

MultiChoice, the pay-TV company that owns DStv and M-Net, made a questionable payment of R25m to the Guptas' controversial ANN7 channel, the #GuptaLeaks show.

MultiChoice rolls out a new DStv HD decoder

2017-10-24 11:00

MultiChoice is putting a new DStv HD decoder in the South African market that resembles the design of the DStv Explora decoder.

How to link Showmax to your DStv Premium subscription

2017-09-12 07:35

MultiChoice is now giving DStv Premium subscribers the option of adding Showmax to their subscription. Here how to dot it.

Phuthuma Nathi dividends 'make a difference in shareholders' lives'

2017-08-31 09:18

Phuthuma Nathi chair Mandla Langa has hailed the empowerment scheme as a success story, following an announcement that shareholders will receive R1.3bn in ordinary dividends.

MultiChoice: TV piracy won’t be tolerated as 3 get jail sentence

2017-07-05 17:00

MultiChoice says TV content piracy in Africa won’t be tolerated, saying the conviction of three content pirates shows that content piracy is a serious offense.

New martial arts pop-up channel provides chop-chop entertainment

2017-05-18 12:12

There's a new M-Net Movies Blackbelt pop-up channel, which will burst onto TV screens in June.

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.


Gupta TV to be 'axed'

2017-11-19 05:58

The Gupta-founded news channel ANN7 will no longer be broadcast on DStv when its contract expires in June next year.

MultiChoice cuts Zim tariffs as rival Kwese faces court challenge

2017-09-26 11:16

Multichoice Zimbabwe has announced a tariff drop for its satellite television platform DStv, in response to the possible entry of rival Kwese TV into the pay television market.

MultiChoice adds Showmax for DStv Premium subscribers

2017-09-11 14:45

DStv Premium subscribers will be able to access Showmax, worth R99 per month, through DStv Explora decoders, the DStv Now app, online and smart TV sets.

#GuptaLeaks: Another software giant implicated in 'kickback' payments

2017-07-25 05:46

A second German multinational has been caught red-handed entering questionable commission agreements with a Gupta-controlled company in the hope of securing lucrative state contracts.

DStv explains why commission fined it millions for price fixing

2017-05-26 08:23

MultiChoice says the Competition Commission’s price fixing fine against DStv Media Sales concerned a “long-standing practice” that no longer occurs.

SABC wants to force DStv to collect TV licence fees

2017-05-10 15:18

Acting SABC CEO James Aguma wants DStv to be compelled to collect TV licence fees and also wants SABC news to be sponsored.

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.

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