has today announced its partnership with Ringier Nigeria’s Pulse.NG,
leading to the acquisition of new and exciting, Nigerian entertainment based content, set to air exclusively on Voxafrica TV in the UK from June 2016.
Pulse.Ng is Nigeria’s 24/7 online news platform. Pulse’s online TV has set the standard for popular news content in Nigeria, offering a wide variety of programming.
According to Rich Tanksley, Head, Pulse Nigeria, “We are excited to partner with VoxAfrica to get Pulse content on their TV platforms in the UK and across Africa. Now more Africans can have access to our exciting, original, indigenous content.”
This is the first time these shows have been aired on free-to-air TV in the UK.
The new content includes the following shows;
Pulse TV News, Pulse TV [comedy] news, Pulse daily lifestyle show and Pulse Vox Pop, which will be used as entertaining fillers on the platform.
Miss Yvette Twagiramariya, Marketing & Sales Executive at Voxafrica TV, said: “Voxafrica TV holds a leading position as a truly Pan-African network bringing live news, entertainment, documentaries and sports to Africans across the globe. With an ethos to restore African dignity, we are always very excited and open to partnering with like-minded platforms all across Africa.
As such, we are excited about this new collaboration with Ringier Nigeria’s Pulse platform”.
Shows will be aired on Voxafrica’s English platforms: Sky 218 in the UK/ DSTV 191 and GoTV 16 in Africa.
All shows will be aired weekly at primetime, with two weekly show repeats.