MultiChoice has announced that it will add Newzroom Afrika to its portfolio of news channels on 2 May 2019.
Newzroom Afrika will be live on DStv channel 405 – the channel formerly occupied by ANN7 – and will be available to DStv Premium, Compact Plus, Compact, Family, Access, and Easyview customers.
The channel will be simulcast – meaning available in both SD and HD – and will be broadcasting 24/7.
“The addition of Newzroom Afrika will increase the diversity of voices and perspectives in South Africa’s news media space,” said Yolisa Phahle, CEO of General Entertainment at MultiChoice.
“We are proud of how quickly Newzroom has progressed and wish them everything of the best.”
Newzroom Afrika will also be available via streaming on smartphone, tablet, or desktop through DStv Now.