On the 4th December, Voxafrica English, recently voted the Best UK TV Channel at the BEFFTA, launched on DStv on channel 191. Voxafrica will also be available on
Multichoice’s digital terrestrial product GOtv Plus on channel 16 in Nigeria, Kenya and
Uganda from December 10th and the Ghana launch date soon to be announced.
The channel’s mission is to “change the way the world sees Africa” through an
innovative Afrocentric approach to news and general entertainment television production
and broadcasting. More than just a TV channel, Voxafrica is an independent, multimedia
platform promoting a real and positive image of Africa, Africans and its diaspora
VoxAfrica puts talented people at the heart of its programming line up with programming ranging from documentaries and News, produced by its London based news team, to daily entertainment programming such as Afrobuzz, Wahala, The Hi-Life, America Confidential or Comedy Time. For current affairs programming, Shoot The Messenger hosted by the award winning presenter and broadcaster, Henry Bonsu and the ground breaking talk show Ladies Talk, presented by award winning comedienne & broadcaster Angie Le Mar and a multicultural panel including Bonnie Greer OBE and Jasmine Dotiwala. For football or sports fanatics, the live flagship sports show, Sports360. Or for the best in live music Sounds Of Gospel presented by gospel superstars, Sonnie Badu & Noel McKoy. All of this along with hit series such as, Clinic Matters and Abiba and the best in Nollywood & Afrocentric movies.
Multichoice Africa CEO Nico Meyer says “As an African company and a champion of quality African programming, we are very pleased that DStv and our new Gotv offering are bringing our subscribers so much more entertainment during the festive season. We are always committed to ensuring that, where possible, we partner with others who share our positive vision for the continent. VoxAfrica has actively worked to showcase and reflect the power and promise of Africa so we’re confident that this channel will provide our subscribers with more choice and a wide range of great African viewing.”
Also commenting on the exciting news was VoxAfrica’s General Manager, Rodney Borde- Kuofie who says, “Launching VoxAfrica on DStv is a momentous step in the growth of VoxAfrica and partnering with Multichoice Africa reinforces our vision of being the first truly Pan African & bi-lingual TV Network.”
For the full 24 hour programming go online at: www.voxafrica.co.uk
Like Voxafrica on www.facebook.com/VoxafricaUK
Follow and tweet Voxafrica at @voxafricauk