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MultiChoice expands accelerator programme to eight more African countries

Having started in South Africa in 2021, next year’s Programme will be rolled out in Ivory Coast, Senegal, Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, Zambia, Angola and Ethiopia.
Staff Writer
Nov 13, 2020

MultiChoice picks up R1.3bn stake in Nigeria's BetKing

The company acquires a 20% stake in the Nigerian online sports betting company, with the potential for a further R500 million investment.
Sep 7, 2020

MultiChoice details hyper local content strategy for Ethiopia

Company reaffirms intention to increase investment in the country.
Jun 26, 2019

MultiChoice begins with consultation process

Follows recent announcement that over 2 000 employees would be effected by the realignment of its call centre and walk-in centres.
Feb 27, 2019

MultiChoice starts JSE trading at R95.50

The pay-TV operator today entered a new chapter after listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.
Jan 22, 2019

MultiChoice shares to begin trading next month

Internet giant Naspers confirms its video entertainment business will list on JSE on 27 February.
May 15, 2018

DStv, Netflix rivalry expected to filter through to Kenya, Nigeria

Competition will come to the fore once fibre roll out matures in these countries, according to one industry analyst.