Showmax launches new live-streaming service

Showmax. (Picture: Supplied)

  • Showmax is launching a new provider called Showmax Professional.
  • This provider will include all the current Showmax products additionally extra live streaming channels.
  • Showmax Professional will initially roll out in Nigeria and Kenya with extra nations around the world to comply with.

South African streaming provider Showmax on Tuesday announced that it will be launching a new provider named, Showmax Professional.

Showmax Professional will bundle the present Showmax entertainment provider with music channels, news, and live sport streaming from SuperSport.

The provider options all Leading League, Serie A, La Liga and PSL video games, as perfectly as a large array of other live sport occasions. 

In accordance to the assertion Showmax Professional will initially roll out in Nigeria and Kenya from 7 July, with extra nations around the world following soon following.  

The whole procedure is predicted to be concluded inside 6-eight months with coverage across sub-Saharan Africa. 

Niclas Ekdahl, CEO of the Related Online video division of MultiChoice, stated: “Showmax is an African video clip on demand from customers provider with several years’ knowledge operating on this continent. 

“We’re local-initially, which implies listening to our consumers and delivering African tales explained to in familiar voices as perfectly as the most effective that Hollywood has to offer you. Our local-initially approach is an edge mainly because it permits us to tailor our material, apps, packages, and partnerships especially to what is most significant in Africa.”

This table provides details of the new Showmax Professional provider in Nigeria and Kenya:


Showmax Professional.

Compiled by Herman Eloff