MTG Africa


Africa boss exits in latest MTG restructure

MTG’s African CEO is exiting amid the latest round of changes at the Sweden-listed broadcasting group. Joseph Hundah has left is CEO and EVP role at MTG Africa and will be replaced by EVP Jette Nygaard-Andersen. Hundah, a former CEO of pay TV operator Multichoice’s Nigerian operation, has been running MTG’s Africa business since 2011. […]

Nice M&A exec shifts to MTG

Peter Holmström has stepped into the acting COO role at the Modern Times Group’s African operations, TBI has learned. Holmström moves to MTG Africa from Sweden-based Nice Entertainment Group, the production group that MTG acquired last year. In his new role, he reports to MTG Africa executive VP, Joseph Hundah. Sweden-listed channel operator MTG confirmed […]

Nice M&A exec shifts to MTG

Peter Holmström has stepped into the acting COO role at the Modern Times Group’s African operations, TBI has learned. Holmström moves to MTG Africa from Sweden-based Nice Entertainment Group, the production group that MTG acquired last year. In his new role, he reports to MTG Africa executive VP, Joseph Hundah. Sweden-listed channel operator MTG confirmed […]

MTG Africa unwraps Armoza’s Package

The African arm of Modern Times Group has licensed Armoza Formats’ factual entertainment series The Package for its Ghanaian and Tanzanian channels. MTG Africa will run adaptations of the format in English on Viasat1 in Ghana, and in Swahili on TV1 in Tanzania. The Package represents the first time MTG Africa has licensed a format […]