Maisha Magic: The 24/7 Channel dedicated to East Africans launches

Now on DStv channel 161, you can get 24 hours a day 7 times a week worth of strictly East African entertainment. Maisha Magic is that channel dedicated to to every East African (with familiar faces all over it)  and is the latest addition to the Multichoice family of channels.



Maisha Magic is  available 24/7 to DStv Premium, Compact Plus and Compact subscribers.

Maisha Magic is created specifically to meet East African tastes and as such includes a wealth of East African programming, comedies, Lifestyle shows, Talk Shows ,Dramas, Reality shows as well  Telenovelas from Latin America and you as an East African Viewer can look forward to watching programmes like Vitimbi, Mr. and Mrs. Singh, Mashariki Mix, Loving you is all I want, Lady of Vendaval, Samantha’s bridal show, Big Brother HotShots among other carefully selected, commissioned and acquired content.

Maisha Magic’s statement logo draws its inspiration from the most authentic of East African sources. The colours, the patterns and artistry have been put together to tell a unique story. Based on this, Maisha Magic will weave its own stories, create it’s own strength, its own unique canvas, with its own personality.

Addressing the guests at the launch, Cabinet Secretary Dr. Fred Matiang’i emphasised that as the country grows closer to achieving Kenya’s digital migration process with the switch off of the analogue televison broadcast for a smooth transition to digital broadcasting , the importance and relevance of investing in the creative and production industries cannot be overstated.


DStv channle 161 it is! #OursTruly