Students from Zimbabwe and Uganda Shine in pan-African Competition Organised by MultiChoice Africa and Eutelsat

LUSAKA, Zambia & JOHANNESBURG, South Africa & PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News:

The winners of the DStv Eutelsat Star Awards, the unique

pan-African competition that sparks interest in science and space

technology in young African students were announced tonight in Zambia.

MultiChoice Africa Limited ("MultiChoice Africa") is an African pioneer

of pay TV services in sub-Sahara Africa, having launched the first

digital satellite service in the 1980s. MultiChoice Africa provides

multi-channel multi-platform digital pay television services containing

channels from Africa, America, China, India, Asia and Europe. The

company has over twenty years' experience as a Pay TV operator in

Africa, offering cutting-edge digital technology and a selection of DStv

and GOtv bouquets containing premium television channels for subscribers

in 50 African countries and the adjacent Indian Ocean islands.

MultiChoice Africa provides its digital satellite television service -

DStv - to subscribers' homes from two different satellites, namely: the

Intelsat 20 ("IS 20") Ku BAND and Eutelsat 36B (used to be called W7) Ku

Band. The GOtv offering is on a DTT (DVB-T2) network which was

established in 2011 and currently covers eight countries. This low cost

mass market offering provides great family entertainment at a price

everyone can afford.

For more about MultiChoice Africa please visit