ZooMoo, an interactive nature broadcaster for children, dramatically expands its reach in Africa with its launch on DStv, the continent’s largest video entertainment platform.
DStv audiences will be able to access the channel’s more than 450 hours of children’s content focused on nature, conservation and education.
The channel will launch on October 1, 2020 at 8 a.m. and will be available to DStv customers in English on DStv Premium, Compact Plus and Compact packages until March 2021 on channel 314.
“Our partnership with DStv is a significant milestone for the ZooMoo brand as it brings our beloved children’s programs to a new and engaged audience across sub-Saharan Africa,” said Ward Platt, CEO, Kids & Global Networks, Blue Ant Media.
“Kids and parents alike can expect content featuring spectacular wildlife imagery with puppets, animation and storytelling, which is sure to delight kids of all ages and parents looking for programming they can enjoy. confidence. “
“We are excited to add more content for our young audience to our platform and this partnership with Kids & Global Networks demonstrates our commitment to providing engaging and educational content to all of our viewers,” said Cecil Sunkwa Mills, Managing Director of MultiChoice Ghana.
“Educational content for children is an important part of learning and development and this channel delivers just that! “
ZooMoo’s programming includes: the preschool live series, Kooki’s Craft Show animated by a cheeky and playful red panda named Kooki, which allows young children to let their creativity run free through crafts; Lost! a live-action puppet-based series that follows Flash, a wildlife photographer with little sense of direction and a taste for adventure who takes viewers on global adventures that include a touch of accident and a lot of help from friends.
jelly jam which celebrates music, fun and friendship through the story of Bello and his four friends who live on the magical planet Jambo, where all the music in the universe comes from.
Kiko the story of a fisherman living in an underwater valley where, with his friends, he navigates through adventures and solves problems with courage and friendship; and Leo the ranger which follows young rangers Leo and his little sister Katie as they experience fun adventures with exotic animals from around the world and along the way teach young viewers not just fun animal facts and information about important issues like conservation and climate change.
ZooMoo Networks is an interactive nature broadcaster for kids with TV channels available in over 135 territories. ZooMoo Networks is a joint venture with DirectTV Latin America, an AT&T company, which owns a 30% stake in the company.
The channel’s programming includes over 500 hours of original content, combining spectacular wildlife imagery with puppets, animation and storytelling to create a unique viewing and learning experience for preschool, aged viewers. from three to six years old.