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AzamTV sets out to become another pan-continental pay TV challenger starting its home market, Tanzania


Issued by Balancing Act http://www.balancingact-africa.com/

Despite the seemingly unassailable position of DStv in the pay TV market in Sub Saharan Africa, challengers keep coming forward to take them on.

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Viewsat sees a doubling of satellite TV channels in Africa in 2014


Issued by Balancing Act http://www.balancingact-africa.com/

There are now over 1500 TV channels broadcast via satellite over Africa. African TV channels are expanding their footprint in and outside of Africa to increase their audience.

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Africa: Massive opportunities in the Sports TV sector


Issued by Balancing Act http://www.balancingact-africa.com/

Balancing Act polled TV channels sports experts, sports programmes distributors and advertising agencies to uncover catalogues of sports TV programmes available, budgets spent by TV channels on sports programmes and major opportunities.

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Predictions for the African audio-visual and broadcast sectors


Issued by Balancing Act http://www.balancingact-africa.com/

Officially, 10 countries have now launched DTT so far; Namibia is the latest one and GOtv (DStv’s DTT arm) has been active in more countries launching private DTT services.

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SA Participates in Western Sahara Film Festival


Issued by National Film and Video Foundation http://www.nfvf.co.za

South Africa is participating in the 11th edition of the International Film Festival in Western Sahara (FiSahara) which kicked off on Wednesday in the Wilaya of Dakhla, Sahrawi refugee camps.

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Al Jazeera reports on South African elections, 20 years into democracy


Issued by KEViN LiKES http://kevinlikes.com

As 25 million registered South Africans prepare to go to polls on 7 May 2014, Al Jazeera will look back on 20 years of the country’s democracy.

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Al Jazeera takes legal action against Egyptian authorities


Issued by KEViN LiKES http://kevinlikes.com

Al Jazeera Media Network has submitted an official notification of dispute to the interim Egyptian government.

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AfriDocs : The Bottom Line


Issued by Documentary Filmmakers Association http://www.docfilmsa.com

The fifth episode of the Emmy awarded Have You Heard from Johannesburg series about the global anti-apartheid movement by Connie Field will be creening on 28th April on ED (DStv channel 318) and GOtv channel 65

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Danny Glover charts path for Africa cinema, joins AFA Board


Issued by The Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) http://www.ama-awards.com

Danny Glover, an award-winning Hollywood actor has that collaborating with other professionals in other big markets in the US, North America and South America is the only way motion picture professionals in Africa can maximize their talents for so

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Cape Town set to clinch big-budget movie deal


Issued by Cape Film Commission http://capefilmcommission.co.za

Cape Town is close to clinching a deal for the most expensive movie to be shot in South Africa. Negotiations are advanced, according to those close to the deal.

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