Calls for caution on tense SA, Nigeria relations

Nigerian entrepreneur McEva Temofe urges caution in dealing with tensions between SA and Nigeria, following an ultimatum imposed by a Nigerian student association.


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 West African nation.


MultiChoice to merge digital assets as OTT race intensifies

The pay-TV operator looks to consolidate DStv Now and Showmax, after facing stiff competition from Netflix, Amazon Video, Facebook and iFlix.

Jul 9, 2019

Eskom chairman joins MultiChoice board

The pay-TV operator names Jabu Mabuza and Fatai Adegboyega Sanusi as independent non-executive directors.

Jul 5, 2019

Sportscaster Marawa finds home on YouTube

Within hours of Robert Marawa’s tweeted announcement, 78 000 people had watched the video post, 7 000 people liked the post and 2 600 had retweeted it.


MultiChoice halts job cuts, allows CCMA to engage workers

The MultiChoice job cuts have been halted for now, to allow the CCMA to lead the process, starting with consultations this Friday.

Jun 25, 2019

Quality content will save MultiChoice from OTT disruptors

Analysts say MultiChoice should consider entering into new content partnerships to grow its streaming services and increase its appeal to customers.

Jun 23, 2019

Massive job cuts loom at MultiChoice call centre

The company will enter into a consultation process with 2 194 employees within customer care and the walk-in centres.

Jun 18, 2019

MultiChoice sees growth in OTT services

In its maiden results following the JSE listing, the pay-TV operator reveals good uptake in Showmax and DStv Now.

May 30, 2019

Naspers to list NewCo in July

Africa’s biggest media company has set the date for the listing of its new global consumer Internet group, NewCo.

Mar 1, 2019

MultiChoice responds to ICASA's listing concerns

The pay-TV operator says it is "satisfied" with the regulatory approvals it got prior to listing on the JSE.

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