MultiChoice selects tech start-ups to pitch for funding

MultiChoice shortlists 11 tech start-ups to pitch for international funding, as its accelerator programme enters the second phase.
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Nov 25, 2022

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.
Mar 11, 2022

MultiChoice Nigeria finds middle ground with tax authorities

Company affirms it will cooperate with Nigeria’s inland revenue service as and a resumed audit of its bank accounts.
Jul 9, 2021

MultiChoice refutes claims as it looks to avoid Nigeria crisis

Fallout from a directive issued by the country’s Federal Inland Revenue Service to freeze company’s accounts.
Jan 21, 2021

MultiChoice invests R26m in South Africa’s skills base

236 students stand to benefit from bursaries, according to the company.
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 11, 2020

Online offerings gain ground in battle for subscribers in Zimbabwe

Power outages and complaints over programming have cost MultiChoice subscribers.
Mar 18, 2020

Microsoft, MultiChoice drive AI to entertain Africa

Companies confirm several projects in the pipeline.
Aug 16, 2019

Nigerian students vow to retaliate over xenophobic attacks in SA

National Association of Nigerian Students said it will enforce its ultimatum issued to SA companies to leave Nigeria.
Aug 13, 2019

Nigerian students demand MTN, MultiChoice leave the country

South African businesses operating in Nigeria, including MultiChoice and MTN, have been given seven days to leave the country.
Jun 26, 2019

Zimbabwe's Reserve Bank clarifies foreign currency policy

Country faces ongoing economic decline and is having to manage modalities around payments for companies like MultiChoice.