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MultiChoice South Africa customers sign petition against DStv plan to cut channels

Wednesday 16 October 2019 | 09:43 CET | News
Thousands of MultiChoice's DStv subscribers have signed a petition against DStv's plan to cut three popular channels from its offering, MyBroadband reported. DStv recently announced that it will discontinue History, Crime + Investigation, and Lifetime at the end of October. They have been available to DStv Premium and DStv Compact Plus subscribers for years but the contract term for the channels, provided by A+E Networks, ends on 01 November.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: A+E Networks / DStv / MultiChoice
Countries: South Africa
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