MultiChoice launches educational channel
MultiChoice Africa is supporting learners and educational efforts through the launch of a new educational channel, Channel ED.
Channel ED joined the DStv and GOtv family of channels penultimate week.
It airs on DStv channel 318 and on GOtv channel 65.
The channel features both global high-end documentaries and new locally-produced content on various fields, including physics, finance, culture, chemistry and others.
A statement from the firm quoted the Managing Director, MultiChoice Nigeria, John Ugbe, as saying: ?MultiChoice is committed to equiping learners and communities with the best educational information to ensure that our audience gain information in a fun and exciting manner. Channel ED?s broad content is aimed at ages 15 to 49 and is yet anotherdemonstration of our commitment to bringing families together through the ultimate family viewing experience.?
The channel will broadcast six hours of new content every week day, including documentaries, short form material and presenter-driven programmes.
Executive Producer of Channel ED, Danie Ferreira, added: ?Channel ED is about expanding the world?s knowledge on Africa through knowledge sharing thereby changing perceptions of Africa for the better.?