Distribution News - In Brief


- At the Sarit Center, today, LG held a media gaming competition to mark the launch of their Cinema 3D Smart TV range in East Africa. The Cinema 3D Smart TV will retail at a cost of Kshs. 185,000 for the 42 inch model with the company expecting to sell approximately over 50 units by end of this year.

- Mid. Aug. 2012, Airtel has reached an agreement with Canal Plus to air soccer magazine 'Airtel Football Show' in its C+ Sport and +De Foot Sports channels broadcasted across several French speaking nations in Africa.

- In Kenya at the start of September 2012, Gotv, one of the two subscription digital tv providers, has cut the price its decoder by 29 per cent.