SES to distribute Benin channels in digital switchover move

Satellite operator SES has been contracted to provide 15 free-to-air channels to viewers in Benin by the government of the West African country. As part of the agreement some HD channels will be broadcast over the country, which SES says are the first HD channels to be available via digital-terrestrial TV across Africa, making an […]

New African DTH bouquet SeeAfrika taps WinMedia for playout

New African satellite TV platform SeeAfrika’s owner Canal Holding has chosen WinMedia to provide playout for its channels.  SeeAfrika launched last month with a bouquet of 70 national and international channels available in Benin, Niger and Burkina Faso. The French-language platform broadcasts via Eutelsat 16A at 16° East. Decoders provided by Strong are available for […]