Africa focused VoD platform Buni TV gets 2 million views in 1 year


Buni TV  is celebrating its one year anniversary today and announcing that the platform has reached 500,000 unique visitors and 2 million views since it launched in April 2012. People also spent more than 100,000 hours watching content on the platform.
“Buni TV had such an exciting first year,” said Founder and CEO Marie Lora-Mungai. “We proved that Africans were ready to discover and watch video content on their mobile devices, we established Buni TV as a strong supporter of emerging film talents, we built solid partnerships with companies like Safaricom and, and we launched our first exclusive content with the Buni TV Comedy Series. We’re now looking forward to continue on this trajectory and hit many more important milestones in the next few months.”

Buni TV is a leading African video-on-demand platform which makes quality content such as films, documentaries, television shows, animation, web series and music videos available to new audiences on the continent and abroad through the internet, tablets and mobile phones.
Buni TV  is a service of Buni Media , a multi-media company based in Nairobi, Kenya and Los Angeles, California. Buni Media is the production outlet behind The XYZ Show, Africa’s first political satire program featuring life-size latex puppets. The XYZ Show  reaches an audience of more than 10 million people every month through its various platforms.
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Related: VoD and Africa - A review of existing VoD services, drivers, challenges and opportunities (Dec. 2013)