The FilmBox, FilmBox Arthouse, FightBox, DocuBox, FashionBox, Fast&FunBox and 360 TuneBox channels from the SPI International portfolio have been launched in West Africa on Consat TV.

The SPI International/FilmBox channels are broadcast from Eutelsat at 16 degrees East and are now available to Consat TV subscribers in Nigeria as well as in other countries in the West Africa region including Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Ivory Coast, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, and Togo.

“This most recent launch of our channels on the Consat TV platform in Nigeria certainly proves how serious we have been to achieve our strategic goals in Africa,” said Berk Uziyel, executive director of Filmbox International.

“We truly appreciate Consat’s mission to respond to the growing needs of Nigerians to offer a common platform for Digital TV transmission and we are very proud to deliver our unique and top quality line-up of TV channels to Consat subscribers,” concludes Mr. Uziyel.

Mayokun Okunola, CEO of Continental Satellite Limited (Consat), said: “SPI International has impressed us with its competency and its unquestionable ability to develop a bouquet of channels that cuts across multiple genres. The SPI channels, which include FilmBox and FashionBox will definitely resonate with our viewers who want to relax and enjoy programming with intricate and entertaining story lines. We are excited about our partnership with SPI International to provide premium content for our subscribers.”