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SENS: MultiChoice Group – release of investor presentation on website

Announcements, 7 February 2019

SENS: MultiChoice Group – release of investor presentation on website MULTICHOICE GROUP LIMITED

(formerly MultiChoice Group Proprietary Limited and K2018473845 (South Africa) Proprietary Limited)

(incorporated in the Republic of South Africa) (Registration number: 2018/473845/06)
JSE Share Code: MCG ISIN: ZAE000265971 ("Company")


The Company wishes to advise that executive management will be conducting various investor
engagements over the coming days in connection with the proposed listing of MultiChoice Group Limited on the JSE. In connection with these engagements it has prepared a presentation that can be accessed from today Wednesday, 6 February 2019, by following the below link:

6 February 2019

Sponsor: Rand Merchant Bank (a division of FirstRand Bank Limited)

About MultiChoice Group

MultiChoice Group is Africa's leading multi-channel digital satellite and pay-television destination,
offering its 14 million customers access to a world of entertainment, anywhere, anytime. MultiChoice has been in operation for the past 20 years and through its flagship product brand, DStv, the company delivers the latest and most compelling local and international content to millions of households across Africa. The company’s ongoing commitment to innovation and technology advancement resulted in the creation of its iconic high definition PVR decoder, the DStv Explora – which won the Product of the Year for 2015.

Through its corporate social investment, MultiChoice actively participates in social transformation,
ongoing investment in local content, job creation and skills development - which in turn strengthens the television and broadcasting industry and contributes to the South African economy.

About MultiChoice Africa

MultiChoice Africa is a video entertainment provider, and our role is to enrich lives. Our mission is to
deliver value to our customers by making great entertainment more accessible to millions of people across Africa – anytime, anywhere via multiple platforms including Direct-To-Home satellite (DTH) platform - DStv (, a Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) platform - GOtv ( as well as Video-On-Demand and OTT platforms Showmax and DStv Now.

Whether it’s local telenovelas, the excitement of world-class sport or the latest global blockbusters, our investment in leading-edge content and technology systems deliver the shows that people love into their hands and homes. Born and bred in Africa, MultiChoice Africa is managed and run by local people with a team of more than 2750 full-time and over 14 000 contractors and independent agencies and accredited installers who collectively deliver the greatest entertainment in the world to more than 49 countries across Sub-Saharan Africa. Our business has grown hand-in-hand with local economies by forging long-term partnerships with governments, national broadcasters and entrepreneurs and as the continent’s leading funder of sport and local productions, we’ve built skills and capacity to improve the quality of content we offer through our flagship corporate shared value initiative, MultiChoice Talent Factory (MTF) ( It’s by creating value for our customers, our employees and society that we will continue to build a successful business for the future. Visit for more information.

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For more information contact:
Joe Heshu, Group Executive of Corporate Affairs
Tel: +27 11 289 3952
Mobile: +27 60 973 6776
Email: [email protected]
Benedict Maaga, Senior Manager of Corporate Communications
Tel: +27 11 289 3312
Mobile: +27 79 501 1785
[email protected]

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