CANAL+ Group is strengthening its offerings in the African continent by adding four dedicated sports channels, and beefing up its “African content,” as the press release states, on the film and TV networks, CANAL+, CANAL+ Cinema, CANAL+ Series and CANAL+ Family channels, which are distributed across the continent.
The operator is planning to add 600 new films each year, as well as five new series each month, and will add Reussite – a program dedicated to economic development within the continent – to its slate.[…]
“To push this further, we need content that is made by Africans for Africans,” said Jacques du Puy, president of Canal Plus Overseas, the pay-television group’s international unit.
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Source : Indie Wire blog, Author, Tambay A. Obenson, July 22nd, 2015