Multichoice is officially launching a localized version of its video on-demand service, Showmax for the Nigerian market.
French media company Canal+ Group has completed the acquisition of ROK Studios, a Nollywood studio company that has produced over 550 movies and TV series as it attempts to gain a stronger foothold in French-speaking African countries.
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…and they aren’t too bothered by Netflix’ expansion across Africa
Opera Max is a data-saving app that helps you save data while streaming online, but it’s not a VPN app in the actual sense that it lets you bypass Netflix geo-restrictions.
And they aren’t the first.