Afroglobal Television launches on Rogers Cable
11 May, 2016, 10:34 ET
Showcasing The Best Of Africa and The Diaspora
TORONTO, May 11, 2016 /CNW/ - Afroglobal Television, a 24-hour global super channel that informs, empowers, uplifts and entertains with exceptional programming focused on Africa and the Diaspora launched yesterday on Rogers Cable, Channel 708.
Licensed by the CRTC in September 2008, Afroglobal Television has committed stakeholders, including Moses A. Mawa, Founder of Silvertrust Media as well as CEO & Executive Producer of the channel; along with his wife Patricia Bebia Mawa, Executive Vice President of the network. The duo, whom CNN called "The Power Couple" in a worldwide broadcast, are dedicated to ensuring the channel transforms the destiny of people of African descent worldwide.
Based in Toronto, Canada, the channel caters to the fast-growing population of people of African descent. "Canada offers a diverse, multicultural landscape and there is great appetite for the kind of programs we offer on AFRO TV." says Mr. Mawa.
The goal of Afroglobal Television is to present documentaries, biographies, music, movies, talk shows, drama, sports, reality and children's programs, current affairs and other contents that reflect the rich heritage of Africa and the rest of the Diaspora.
"Moses and Patricia are continuing the legacy of my father. I will do whatever I can to support them and the Afroglobal initiative," said Dr. Julius Garvey, son of the legendary civil rights and empowerment leader, Marcus Garvey, at the Afroglobal Television's official launch reception on April 29th in Toronto. Dr. Garvey is a member of the advisory board. The station is also available to Bell Fibe, channel 2472. The plan is also launch on other platforms in Canada and in other parts of the world soon.
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