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Posts ByJuan Romero - Discop Africa

Genesis Studios Brings the Price is Right to Nigeria

March 3, 2016 |

FremantleMedia International (FMI) and Genesis Studios have announced a partnership to bring a local version of the classic game show format The Price is Right to Nigeria. The deal will see Genesis Studios produce three series of the … Read More

iroko+ Nollywood App Launches in Francophone Africa

February 22, 2016 |

CANAL+ GROUP and iROKO are launching the iroko+ SVOD service for French-speaking Africa. The app will be available on Android across all of French Speaking Africa, along with 1,500 hours of affordable, premium Nollywood & Télénovelas content to millions … Read More

France 24 in English will soon be broadcast on public DTTV in Zambia

February 15, 2016 |

On Monday 8 February 2016, Marie-Christine Saragosse, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of France Médias Monde (RFI, France 24, Monte Carlo Doualiya) and Richard Mwanza, Chief Executive Officer of the Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation (ZNBC), signed an agreement in Paris for … Read More

Star Wars Makes South African Box Office History

December 17, 2015 |

The Walt Disney Company Africa announced today that Star Wars: The Force Awakens premier has broken the record for the biggest opening Wednesday in South African Box Office history. The record was held by Marvel’s 2013 release of Iron Man 3. The film grossed R4 … Read More

Lebara® strikes exclusive content deal with MTA Productions

December 10, 2015 |

Lebara®, the universal brand for the world’s migrant community, has acquired exclusive rights to stream two popular sitcoms on its new multi-ethnic content service Lebara Play™.

Season 3 of Meet the Adebanjos, comprising 18 episodes, will … Read More™ ADDS A HUGE COLLECTION OF NEW AND EXCITING LOCAL AFRICAN CONTENT

November 6, 2015 |™ partners with the Maxum Media Accelerator and ReelAfrican, and adds additional SABC content, to provide its customers with an ever greater selection of local South African entertainment content.

JOHANNESBURG – Thursday, November 05, 2015 –™, the recently launched South … Read More

Africanews: A new dimension for pan-African news to be launched January 4th, 2016

November 6, 2015 |

Conceived for the new Africa rising to the challenge of the digital era, the pan-African media will be the voice of those who make the continent move

During Discop Africa in Johannesburg, Michael Peters, CEO of Euronews and … Read More


November 5, 2015 |

From 4 November, CANAL+ ADVERTISING will have exclusive responsibility for Gulli AFRICA’s advertising slots, sponsorships and partnerships.

The Lagardère Active Group’s kids’ channel is set to enhance CANAL+ ADVERTISING’s Frenchspeaking Pan-African offering in the kids and … Read More

Nbs –Star: Proof that StarTimes Uganda leads in local content provision

November 5, 2015 |

Since the switch off of analogue broadcasting by the Uganda Communications Commission in June 2015 to pave way for Signet – the exclusive free to air digital signal distributor in the country as mandated by law – to … Read More

‘BLOOD LIONS’ hits television screens in AMERICA

September 28, 2015 |

On 7th October, MSNBC will present the American television premiere of “Blood Lions,” a compelling documentary which takes audiences inside the so called “canned lion hunting” industry in South Africa. Blood Lions will air at 22.00 on the East … Read More