Digital Entertainment – Africa’s Next Disruption

LAGOS, FEBRUARY 9, 2018 – Ngozi Madueke-Dozie, Managing Director of iflix West Africa will join a panel of industry leaders during a webinar organized by the Mobile Ecosystem Forum (MEF), a global trade body dealing with issues related to expanding the mobile environment.

The webinar, baptized The future of digital entertainment in Africa, will take place on February 15th at 5:00 p.m. WAT. The forum will discuss video streaming, social media and the rise of tThe African entertainment ecosystem has created exciting new business models across the continent, overtaking Western markets.

The panel, made up of other key influencers – Antos Stella (Content Connect Africa), Peter Verkade (Unitel), Thabiet Allie (Music, Tencent Africa) and Tim Green from MEF will discuss a variety of interesting topics including:

  • Create new sources of revenue in the mobile ecosystem
  • Opportunities via VOD / streaming, local content, mobile payments / wallets / direct operator billing
  • What can Africa learn from the rest of the world and what can the rest of the world learn from Africa?
  • The challenges – Cost of data, regulation, disposable income and access to content-ready devices

Localization in Africa – the iflix strategy

As a global company, iflix has access to cutting-edge technology and unmatched global success. What makes iflix continue to win in its local markets, however, is its ability to infuse the right amount of local flavor into its marketing, content and product to meet the tastes of each market.

People should have the freedom to “play” in whatever language or pace they choose. iflix is ​​a company that thinks global but acts local. Goodbye standardization, hello iflix!

Join the webinar by registering here.


iflix is ​​the world’s leading entertainment service for emerging markets, providing users with unlimited access to thousands of TV shows, movies and more. With a huge selection of comedies, dramas, K-drama, Turkish dramas, Bollywood, Nollywood, cartoons, movies, live sports and more from Hollywood, UK, Asia, the Middle East and more. Africa, iflix puts the entertainment people want at their fingertips to stream or download. For a low monthly subscription, iflix subscribers can watch on their mobile phone, laptop, tablet or TV, anywhere, anytime.

Let’s play.

iflix is ​​currently available to consumers in Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, Brunei, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Myanmar, Vietnam, Maldives, Kuwait, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Jordan , Iraq, Lebanon, Egypt, Sudan and Cambodia, Nigeria, Kenya, Ghana, Nepal, Zimbabwe and Bangladesh.

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