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Multichoice has pulled the plug on Afro Worldview

JOHANNESBURG, August 21  – Multichoice has pulled the plug on Afro Worldview – the television channel formerly owned by the Gupta brothers under the name ANN7 – which until Monday night had been aired on DSTV 405. Earlier in January MultiChoice CEO Calvo Mawela said “mistakes” were made in contractual negotiations with the formerly Gupta-owned 24-hour news channel ANN7 […]

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DSTV to remove Afro WorldView as contract with Multichoice ends

JOHANNESBURG, August 8 – Former Gupta-owned television news channel Afro WorldView, previously known as ANN7, will cease to exist on Dstv later this month after the contract ended, Multichoice, owner of the  direct broadcast satellite service, told customers this week. A short on-screen message told subscribers to visit other television news channels as Afro WorldView would stop airing on […]

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Prophet Mboro followers protest outside Afro Worldview over canned programme

JOHANNESBURG, May 4  – Followers of Paseka Motsoeneng better known as “Prophet Mboro” on Thursday protested outside Gupta-linked 24-hour television news channel Afro Worldview in Midrand, where they demanded that his canned church programme is reinstated. Followers of the televangelist of Incredible Happenings Ministries handed their memorandum of demand to the owner of Afro Worldview Mzwandile Manyi, […]