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Cartoon Network corners kids' TV on any device

It's no secret that TV viewers have changed their consumption habits. Luckily, some broadcasters have changed with their audience and are now embracing all new digital channels...

By Leigh Andrews 10 hours ago

The rise of the screens - on-demand causes multi-industry disruption

Overview of how digital entertainment on-demand disrupts media industry...

20 Apr 2017

Africa's mobile operators aim for TV content

African mobile operators start entering into deals with major broadcasters over streaming and download services...

By Russell Southwood 20 Apr 2017

PrideTV switches to online lifestyle destination

PrideTV has made the switch from pure streaming television to online lifestyle destination by continuing to tell the stories of Africa's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community, while offering curated and free content from a variety of local and overseas sources...

13 Apr 2017

BBC Worldwide licenses 400 hours of programming across Africa

At MipTV in Cannes, BBC Worldwide announced it has licensed over 400 hours of programming across Africa in the first part of 2017...

12 Apr 2017

Kwesé partners MTN Ghana for video content streaming

Econet Media's Kwesé TV has entered into a partnership with MTN Ghana for the delivery of video content to the latter's mobile customers...

By Deena Chunikiah 6 Apr 2017

Media rights for sub-Saharan Africa awarded by FIFA

The 2017-2018 media rights for broadcast partners in the sub-Saharan region, have been awarded by FIFA for each of FIFA's various events over the coming season...

30 Mar 2017

54 Nigerian stations shut down

The licences of 54 broadcast stations in Nigeria have been revoked over failure to pay mandatory fees, according to the Media Foundation for West Africa...

22 Mar 2017

First user-generated daily current events show in Egypt launches

The digital video community's new show ‘Street's Point of View' proves a hit with Egyptian audiences hungry for relevant local content…

16 Mar 2017

Activating African journalism with BBC's Komla Dumor Award

Find out how the BBC Komla Dumor Award impacts on its winners' careers...

By Leigh Andrews 9 Mar 2017

YouTube is bringing live TV channels to all devices

YouTube announced yesterday that its live TV service, set to take on cable, was officially a-go...

By Julia Breakey 1 Mar 2017

BBC expands programme dominance in Africa

BBC Worldwide expands across Sub-Saharan Africa with over 800 hours of TV content sales...

1 Mar 2017

NBA Africa game will be televised across continent

The NBA Africa Game returns to Africa in August and will be televised across the continent by Kwesé TV…

23 Feb 2017

Kwesé TV broadcasts AMC Network's premium channel to Africa

Africa's newest pay TV network Kwesé TV will broadcast premium movie and series channel AMC, owned by AMC Networks International…

16 Feb 2017

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Health brands use Instagram to become part of new cultural conversations

The rise of visual social sharing via platforms such as Instagram has provided brands with a new way to examine their complex relationships with people. Here's why social watching is so important and a handful of health and wellness brands using Instagram to become part of the new cultural conversations...

By Marilyn Dutlow Munga 9 hours ago

Thomson Reuters, Oxford Business Group sign distribution agreement

Thomson Reuters and Oxford Business Group (OBG) have signed a distribution agreement, whereby users of Thomson Reuters financial platform, Eikon, can now access Oxford Business Group's full range of research on emerging economies.

14 hours ago

All the SA Pencil winners: D&AD 2017

All the winners of D&AD 2017 Pencils have been announced and we have the colours of the 13 South African entries that made the grade!

21 hours ago

How to make every day World Design Day in SA

World Design Day is all about exploring and enhancing natural creativity and planting small seeds on change in collectively designing a more human-friendly and inclusive society for all.

By Leigh Andrews 1 day ago

Puma ups forecast after sales leap in first quarter

FRANKFURT, Germany - German sportswear maker Puma said Tuesday it set a new quarterly record for sales between January and March, springing over the €1bn-barrier and upping its forecasts for the year.

2 days ago

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