Content - In Brief


- The stage is set again for another round of 91 days of tension and excitements for its fans as Africa's biggest reality TV show, Big Brother Africa returns live on Dstv, May 6, 2012.

- Renowned wildlife photographer Buck McNeely and his company, Outdoorsman International, made television history by being the first to film an African Safari in 3D. To light the adventure, McNeely chose to use fixtures from Litepanels. McNeely is founder of Outdoorsman International and producer / host of the world’s largest syndicated adventure series, The Outdoorsman with Buck McNeely. The ground-breaking 3D Safari episode is slated to air early 2012 (Screen Africa).

- Agence ivoirienne de presse’s (AIP, from Ivory Coast) representative Barry Sana Oumou, and « président directeur général » (PDG or CEO) of panafrican channel Africable, Ismaila Sidibé have inked a partnership at the end of 2011. Africable Television is a general Panafrican TV channel financed by advertising, interactivity (SMS), sponsorship, events and related rights. It officially started broadcast in Bamako on 26 June 2004 and covers fifteen countries, with to date over 300 million viewers. Right now Africable does not have licence to broadcast in Abidjan

- Under the patronage of the Minister of Culture and Tourism, Baba Hama, the training and multimedia production center called Télé-Vie-Deo organized the launch ceremony of a new series of 15 television programmes dedicated to information and awareness « Ça, c'est la vie », ("That, that's life" in French), on 7 March 2012 in Ouagadougou.