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Lagardère lays out African content business

Leading French production group Lagardère Entertainment is building out the structure of its new African content business. The company, which claims it produced 1,200 programming hours in 2014, began working on a production and distribution business, Lagardère Entertainment Africa, last autumn. The Paris- and Senegal-based operation is set to take a stake in an unnamed […]

Canal+ plots 20-country launch for African A+

Canal+’s new sub-Saharan African channel, A+, will launch in 20  countries in western and central Africa on Friday as part of the Canalsat bouquet. A+ will be available exclusively on Canalsat for CFA5,000 (US$9.79) a month. A+ will offer a mix programming aimed at a mass market audience, including series in French, English, Portuguese and […]