AfricaXP taps Eutelsat to extend DTH TV offering in Africa

Channel network and content distributor AfricaXP has signed multi-year agreements with satellite operator Eutelsat for Ku-band capacity on two satellites at the 16° East and 7° East orbital slots.  This capacity will enable AfricaXP to extend the reach of its DTH free-to-air TV platform, Premium.Free,according to Eutelsat. Currently broadcast in West Africa, the platform will use […]

Magine on target for 100m subscribers in five years

On-demand platform provider Magine is set to be available in 100 countries and on target to reach 100 million subscribers in five years, according to Ambuj Goyal, CEO. Magine has highlighted four recent partnerships with major media companies that will see its ‘TV Superhighway’ platform extend its reach to over 35 markets. Magine now has […]

AfricaXP chooses Babeleye for pay TV metadata

Pan-African pay TV content aggregator AfricaXP has chosen multilingual video content metadata platform provider Babeleye to manage EPG metadata on channels distributed to pay TV operator Zuku and subscription video-on-demand provider WatchAfrica. AfricaXP delivers a catalogue of African channels via a cloud-based delivery platform to broadcasters across sub-Saharan Africa. The Babeleye platform enables AfricaXP to […]