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African Jamz
Thursdays at 08H00-09h00; Saturday 17h00-18h00

CTV brings you African Jamz a collection off music videos around Africa. Tune in for the best African Music show. Showcasing the best of local music videos. 

This week's Highlights

Monday, 18 May 2015
Bumper 2 Bumper 
Bumper 2 Bumper is a classic car TV show that captures the essence of the classic car culture and the people in it.  Through a variety of unique segments that allows each person to show their passion for their classic car

Tuesday, 19 May 2015
Race the Power of an Illusion

22:00 Examines the contemporary science - including genetics - that challenges our common sense assumptions that human beings can be bundled into three or four fundamentally different groups according to their physical traits


Wednesday, 20 May 2015

RT - Larry King Now 

Larry King brings you newsmakers of every stripe – from world leaders and entertainers to regular people changing the world or caught in the crossfire of the biggest stories of the day. Fun and quirky segments will treat fans both old and new to a rarely seen side of Larry’s personal humor.

Thursday, 21 May 2015

Paper Dragons 
The South Africa’s patchwork-quilt of cultures ranges from Khoisan to Afrikaners, Cape Malays, Indians and many others in between. So where do Chinese and Taiwanese fit in? Do they fit in? Who are ‘they’? And what are they doing here? Paper Dragons is a documentary that explores the experiences of Chinese and Taiwanese descendants living in South Africa. 

Local is lekker

Cape Rugby TV 
Wednesdays at 21H00 and Saturdays at 09H00

Cape Rugby TV covers the exciting world of amateur rugby in Cape Town - the clubs, the players, fixtures and results. Hosted by well-known sports personality and chairperson of the Western Province Sports Council, JP Naudé. Loving club rugby, driving awareness and creating opportunities.

Friday, 22 May 2015

Tjoon In  



A music show, showcasing the best of local music videos.

Saturday, 23 May 2015
Casa De La Musica 
A documentary exploring the links in culture and music between Cape Town and Havana.

Sunday, 24 May 2015 
Alfie Interview 
The Interview is about a man living in Mitchell's Plain that did just about anything to satisfy his drug cravings. From robberies to stealing, prisons to fighting, he did it all. But reality hit him one day and brought him to tears realizing these choices doesn't pay. He took a bold step to change his life completely and to tell it all on camera.

Hot docs


Cape Town: Gangs, Race and Poverty, 20 years After Apartheid

Thursday 20 November 2014 at 23:00

Township lessons from the people of Goodhope tells the story of people living in the Cape Flats area outside of Cape Town. It tells us how they coped with life after apartheid, the crime, poverty and housing issues they were left to cope with.

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CTV comes to you on two free-to-air frequencies in Cape Town, as well as nationally on DStv ch263. 

In Cape Town you can pick it up on outdoor UHF aerials (the grid type), provided that you have line-of-sight of the transmitter site atop Tygerberg hills.

Just tune your TV set using the 'channel search' function on the setup menu. Do an automatic channel scan and your system will find the CTV signals. 

If you are a DSTV subscriber, tune in to channel 263. You'll find it on the Easy View, Access, Family, Compact, Extra & Premium packages in South Africa and Lesotho.

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