Broadcast - In Brief


- East African pay TV operator Zuku will launch its own kids’ channel this year, developed with former Disney Channels Worldwide and KidsCo chief Paul Robinson. The launch, set for November 1, will see Zuku Kids become the only children’s network of African origin available anywhere on the continent, said Zuku. Source: c21media, Oct 013.

- MNet in South Africa has picked up content from US independent distributor CableReady. The deal mainly includes 50 episodes of long running entertainment programme Hollywood One on One. Source: c21media, Oct 013.