London, UK – 07 July 2010 - KidsCo, the international children’s channel, announced that it has secured an agreement with MultiChoice to broadcast on its DStv platform. The channel will be available to DStv subscribers in South Africa from 12 July 2010.

KidsCo will offer three programming zones for pre-schoolers, kids 6-10 and families, including animated and live action content as well as movies. Original productions such as Boo & Me and Jass Time! will sit alongside classics including Inspector Gadget, Sabrina: The Animated Series, Rolie Polie Olie and The Wiggles will be shown on KidsCo 24 hours seven days a week.

Paul Robinson, CEO at KidsCo, said: “KidsCo is committed to delivering a children’s channel that is both fun and engaging for kids around the world. We are extremely pleased to partner with MultiChoice and expand our presence in South Africa. We look forward to welcoming South African children to the international KidsCo family.”