KidsCo launches in South Africa

Kids channel KidsCo has launched on South African pay-TV service DStv.

The broadcaster signed a deal with DStv owner MultiChoice and the channel will launch on July12. KidsCo will offer three programming zones for pre-schoolers, kids aged 6-10 years and families, including animated and live-action content as well as movies. Original productions including Boo & Me and Jass Time! will air alongside classics including Inspector Gadget, Sabrina: The Animated Series, Rolie Polie Olie and The Wiggles.