Azam TV set to launch in Zimbabwe

Tuesday 13 March 2018 | 09:29 CET | News
Tanzania-based Azam TV has announced plans to launch operations in Zimbabwe. A subsidiary of Tanzania-based Bakhresa Group, the satellite television service was established in 2013, and Azam TV is already available in several countries, including Tanzania, Kenya, Burundi and Malawi. The service with over 100 will challenge DStv and Kwese TV in the market. 

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