Wananchi To Launch Zuku TV Service
News: Kenya-based internet service provider Wananchi Group will launch its Zuku TV service in Malawi, in line with its strategy to expand operations. The project is estimated to cost KES850mn (US$10mn). Wananchi launched Zuku TV in Kenya and Nairobi on its cable network in 2009 as well as Direct To Home Services in Kenya and Uganda in late 2011 and Tanzania in 2012. The firm also plans to expand its footprint in Ethiopia and Rwanda by the end of 2014. Wananchi will continue to improve Zuku TV via a competitive price structure as well as providing educational and entertainment content, according to Wananchi's CEO, Richard Alden.