Articles tagged 'dstv'

'Multichoice SA to cut off pirate decoders' 16 March 2019 Multichoice Africa has urged DSTV customers to subscribe in their respective countries as rights for programming and channels are cleared for specific countries.
The birth of television 21 November 2018 HARARE - In less than a century, television has become one of the greatest gifts from technology to the world, and has grown into the single most important tool for informing, educating and entertaining. Although the birth of TV broadcasting is widely known — 1936 in Europe, 1939 in North Amer...
'Strictly Come Dancing' on DStv 26 September 2018 HARARE - Popular dance reality show Strictly Come Dancing 2018 launches on DStv this weekend, with broadcasts of shows within a fortnight of their UK premieres. MultiChoice Zimbabwe publicity and public relations manager Liz Dziva,  said the show was a highlight for many DStv viewers, not only...
Zim film festivals help tell our story 18 September 2018 [GoogleAd] HARARE - Africa's rich history of storytelling is being carried on in the modern era through the medium of film, demonstrated recently at the Zimbabwe International Film Festival (Ziff) and International Images Film Festival for Women. Ziff and International Images Film Festival ...
Zim film premieres on Valentine's Day 12 February 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwean film, Love Is Not Enough — commissioned by DStv's Zambezi Magic channel will premiere on the channel on Valentine's Day, further enhancing the country's status as a burgeoning motion picture producing nation. Love Is Not Enough is a drama created by Light Image Productions,...
DStv targets more local content 23 December 2017 HARARE - DStv channel Zambezi Magic has commissioned over 10 Zimbabwean television programmes and films as part of its efforts of increasing content from southern Africa. MultiChoice Zimbabwe publicity and public relations manager Liz Dziva revealed this during two recent local content summits...
MultiChoice slashes DStv prices 27 September 2017 HARARE - MultiChoice Zimbabwe has slashed subscription prices for most of its bouquets as it gears up for potential competition from Kwese TV which is currently in the courts fighting for its right to broadcast in Zimbabwe. The digital satellite service provider, which has also launched a new ...
No price increase for DStv customers 11 March 2017 HARARE - Multichoice Africa says there will be no price increase to its DStv service for all customers in Zimbabwe. MultiChoice Zimbabwe managing director, Lovemore Mangwende, said they have decided to keep subscription rates at current levels, despite a particularly tough year for MultiChoice...
ZBC must polish its programming 18 February 2017 HARARE - Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor John Mangudya's displeasure with the huge amounts of foreign currency being channelled towards Multichoice's digital satellite television (DStv) must prod the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) to raise its game. While presenting his Monetary Pol...
Don't prioritise DStv: Mangudya 16 February 2017 HARARE - Central bank governor John Mangudya yesterday put himself in line of fire when he suggested that the country should not prioritise payment of DStv subscriptions at the expense of raw materials. Presenting his Monetary Policy Statement (MPS) in Harare yesterday, the Reserve Bank of Zim...
DStv, Eutelsat extend competition deadline 19 November 2016 HARARE - Multichoice Africa and Eutelsat have extended the deadline for receipt of entries for the 2016 DStv Eutelsat Star Awards competition from October 31 to November 30. According to Liz Dziva, MultiChoice Zimbabwe publicity and public relations manager, the deadline extension was necessit...
56 films screened at IIFF 5 September 2016 HARARE - On Saturday night, the International Images Film Festival for Women (IIFF) came to a close, with Belgium scooping three awards. The festival took place last week showcasing various films, including those by Zimbabweans from around the world. A total of 56 films were screened at fiv...
Zim couple wins DStv competition 7 July 2016 HARARE - A Zimbabwean couple recently had the chance to visit Europe after winning an international DStv subscriber's competition. Addmore and Eunice Chagaresango of Harare had the trip of a lifetime recently, when they travelled to Europe to watch two major sporting cup finals. The couple ...
Mutare Boys student wins DStv Eutelsat Awards 21 March 2016 HARARE - Mutare Boys High School student, Mallon Marume won the 2015 DStv Eutelsat Awards for the poster category at continental and country level. Mallon's triumph means that for the second year in a row, a Zimbabwean student has won a major prize in an international competition organised by ...
MultiChoice Africa content showcase kicks off 3 September 2015 MAURITIUS - Nigerian music stars Mr Flavour and The Mavins lit up the opening night of the five-day MultiChoice Content Showcase Extravaganza at the Outrigger Resort on Tuesday night. Dubbed “Night of a Thousand Stars,” the event showcased the glitz and glamour of Hollywood, Bollywood and Noll...
DStv to cut off SA subscriptions 23 March 2015 HARARE - Multichoice intends to cut off Digital Satellite Television, (DStv) viewers who pay their subscriptions in South Africa while residing in Zimbabwe. Without specifying the time when this move will be implemented, DStv parent company Multichoice last week said that an audit had been con...
DStv defends bouquet prices 4 February 2015 HARARE - Multichoice Zimbabwe says criticism of prices of its DStv bouquets is unjustified as they are among the cheapest in Africa. The digital satellite television company says the cost of DStv bouquets in each of the various countries depends on market conditions and other factors specific ...
'Our destiny is in our hands' 27 October 2014 HARARE - Despite tight competition in the World Navi Northern Region Division One soccer league, Flame Lilly coach Nesbert Saruchera believes they are in a good position to win the promotion to the Premiership. The Zimbabwe Prison Services side maintained their one point lead at the top of the...
DStv rules out pay per view TV 30 June 2014 MAURITIUS - DStv, the main digital satellite television provider in sub-Saharan Africa, says it will not introduce pay per view television any time soon despite persistent calls for the service in Zimbabwe and elsewhere on the continent. Due to constant electricity power cuts, many DStv customers..
GOtv plots comeback 27 June 2014 MAURITIUS - Multichoice Africa says it is working on bringing back the digital terrestrial television service GOtv which was switched off in January this year. The television service, launched amid fanfare in February last year by partners who include Multichoice Africa and Transmedia, was swi...
Zollywood movies earn Dstv slot 3 June 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe's film industry, Zollywood, is making strides onto Africa’s biggest satellite television, Multichoice’s DStv. Zollywood has got on Voxafrica Sky 218 (UK), DStv 191, GOtv 16, Free 475 and Bbox 661 (Africa). The movies are starting with the old, moving to the new ones as a w...
Flame Lily, DStv Rangers in mouth-watering clash 2 May 2014 HARARE - Flame Lily host seasoned campaigners DStv Rangers in a World Navi Northern Region Soccer League (NRSL) division one pick of the crop at Chikurubi tomorrow. The prison service side suffered a shock 2-1 loss to Commando last weekend which saw them slump to second position on the log sta...
MultiChoice launches educational channel 15 January 2014 HARARE - Multichoice yesterday launched a new educational channel to coincide with the beginning of the new school term. Channel ED that airs on slot 318 on Dstv, gives all MultiChoice subscribers access to an exciting knowledge portal of both global high-end documentaries and new locally-prod...
DStv knocked off top position 28 May 2013 HARARE - Northern Region Soccer League (NRSL) division one returnees Commando Bullets shot to the top of the log standings for the first time this season after edging ZRP Morris 1-0 over the weekend. Commando took advantage of DStv s slip up to put themselves in the driving seat of the second tie...
Awards season on DStv 12 February 2013 HARARE - The Awards season is here and the proverbial red carpet is out. DStv audiences can expect to see an array of the most prestigious awards in the film, television, music and sports industries. DStv kicked off the season with a live broadcast of the 70th Annual Golden Globe Awards that took...