C+I launches in Portuguese-speaking Africa

April 28, 2014 08.53 Europe/London By Robert Briel

CI_Crime_Investigation_Network_LogoCrime + Investigation (CI) has rolled out in Mozambique and Angola via the platform, DStv.

The announcement was made today by Dean Possenniskie, Managing Director, Europe for A+E Networks.

Languaged in Portuguese, the channel features series and specials from A+E Networks’ crime/justice catalogue. Among the original series airing are The First 48, I Killed My BFF, Cajun Justice, Beyond Scared Straight, and Evil Up Close.

The channel is operated by History in Iberia, a joint venture between A+E Networks and ChelloMulticanal.

“We’re pleased to expand our relationship with Multichoice through the launch of CI in Portuguese for the growing audiences of Angola and Mozambique,” said Possenniskie.

Crime + Investigation is also available in Africa in English via Multichoice and in French via DStv.

Worldwide, Crime + Investigation reaches over 61 million households in 85 countries.