Pan-African news and entertainment channel VoxAfrica is now broadcast on Freeview 271 via multi-channel OTT platform Channelbox.
As the first pan-African channel to be made available on Freeview, VoxAfrica offers a variety of African news, current affairs, dramas, soaps, documentaries and the biggest reality music show in Africa, The Voice Afrique Francophone.
Commenting on the launch, Tanya Kronfli, head of Channelbox business development, said: “It’s been an incredible few months since we launched Channelbox on Freeview 271 and we are beyond happy to see how the platform is rapidly expanding delivering new unique TV channels to the biggest TV platform in the UK.”
Sora Yago-Boli, executive director of VoxAfrica TV network, said: “We are thrilled to be the first African entertainment channel on Freeview and excited to expand our viewership in the UK through this innovative technology.”
Channelbox is accessible via TV sets connected to the aerial and the internet. Some TV channels such as Retro Movies, Rudaw and Law&Crime are available in the UK exclusively via Channelbox.