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DStv Adds New Channel For Easter

With churches closed for services during the lockdown, a new pop-up channel on DStv will allow Christians in Zimbabwe to commemorate Easter at home, in fellowship with millions of other viewers across Africa. In addition to this new channel, DStv is also introducing 6 new gospel shows. The new channel is aimed at Christians from all denominations […]

DStv Will No Longer Remove 2 Of The 3 Popular Channels Tomorrow

DStv subscribers will be happy to know that some of the channels that the company was going to remove tomorrow will continue to air on DStv. Channel24’s report says that History and Lifetime channels won’t be cut off but Crime + Investigation will get the chop. This was made possible by a new agreement that […]

Fans Launch Petition To Stop DStv From Removing 3 Popular Channels

Fans of 3 channels that are going to be removed from Dstv’s platform on the 1st of November have started a petition against the company. At the time of writing the petition filed on already has 5756 signees. Over a week ago DStv told it’s subscribers that three channels; History, Crime +Investigation and Lifetime […]

DStv To Remove 3 Popular Channels On 1 November

DStv is going to remove History, Crime + Investigation and Lifetime channels from its platform on 1 November. The three channels are being removed owing to an expiration of a contract between DStv and A&E Television Networks, the American company which owns the channels. In a statement, DStv said: As part of our ongoing efforts […]

DStv & Discovery Partner To Launch New Channel,Real Time

Multichoice Africa and Discovery Incorporated of the USA have launched a new channel on DStv called Real Time, which features programmes around the format Real Lives, Real Nature, Real Crime, Real Medical. Liz Dziva, publicity and public relations manager of MultiChoice Zimbabwe, said Real Time had a dynamic mixture of lifestyle and factual content giving […]

DStv vs Kwese TV Round 2: Channels / Content comparison

We now all know that Kwese is now available in Zimbabwe. Before they came we had had but one option, DStv. Some had grown disillusioned with the South African pay-TV giant. Whether you feel DStv is a ripoff or not, serious competition is here and it is only befitting that a comparison of what each […]