ADDIS ABABA – CANAL+, France-based TV player operating in 40 countries in the world, has officially launched a pay TV offer to Ethiopian market on Thursday.
CANAL+ produces more than 60 in-house channels and distributes an unrivalled set of local and international channels through different formulas.
For more than 30 years, CANAL+ has built up its success by proving its ability to design Pay TV platform to local cultures and languages.
Alongside with its local Ethiopian partner, BRUH ENTERTAINMENT Plc of Teodros Abraham, it has created a dedicated offer, accessible to all Ethiopians: CANAL+ETHIOPIA.
CANAL+ ETHIOPIA includes 9 in-house 100% Amharic speaking channels to enjoy the best of entertainment. CANAL+ CINEMA 1, and 2 with the best of Ethiopian movies, CANAL+ DIK DIK, CANAL+ JUMBO for the kids, CANAL+ DISCOVER, CANAL+ NOVELA 1 and 2, CANAL+ SPORT, and CANAL+ GEBETA. These nine channels are tailor-made for the Ethiopian audience’s needs and interests.
In addition, CANAL+ETHIOPIA offers a large number of Ethiopian TV channels and radios with a perfect and highly qualitative HD satellite broadcast (amongst which : EBS, OBS, KANA, FANA TV, ETV LANGUAGES, NAHOO, ETV NEWS, AMHARA TV, ETV MEZENGNA, ASHAM, AMN & T.V.9 …) and is also displaying a rich offer of international channels.
CANAL+ETHIOPIA is available via 2 levels of packages at monthly prices designed to be affordable to a wide part of the Ethiopian families (ETB 250 and ETB 500) and CANAL+ HD decoder is sold ETB 500 birr, and the dish is offered.
“We want to be a showcase of entertainment in Ethiopia” Tedoros said.
CANAL+ ETHIOPIA will be available through a large distribution network.
To date, BRUH ENTERTAINMENT has 80 direct employees and more than 1,500 indirect employees all over the country.