What is Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100?

DStv customers will have a front row seat to the Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100 from the comfort of their couch this Sunday, 2 December 2018. This festival is in honour of Madiba and will feature a stellar line-up of musicians and personalities from around the world.

Who can watch it?

DStv Premium, Compact Plus, Compact, Family, Access and EasyView customers can all look forward to watching the festival live, with exclusive behind-the-scenes content on DStv channel 199 – on their decoders or on DStv Now online or on the app. Tune in to the red carpet from midday to 2pm on Sunday, followed by the concert at 2pm.

DStv will serve as host broadcaster for Global Citizen’s media partners around the world, which means the concert will be screened around the world. However, the full performance of Beyoncé and JAY-Z is exclusive to those who have earned their tickets to be inside the stadium on the day. DStv customers will be able enjoy the first 25 minutes of their performance.

Not available on Sunday?

There will be repeat of the concert and the additional shows on DStv channel 199 on Monday the 3rd, Tuesday the 4th and Wednesday the 5th of December. DStv will also broadcast documentaries honouring Madiba leading up to the concert, and in the days following.

For more information about the talent and the event itself, please go to: