Nickelodeon Africa is a 24-hour children's channel. It has grown in strength to become the channel of choice for many African families. Nickelodeon currently reaches 1.5 million households in 49 countries across the continent.
Before it was a channel, it was a block on the South African children's channel KTV, before it created another channel in 2006, Koowee, and rebranded itself as Nickelodeon. Nickelodeon was launched as a channel in July 2010. In 2012 it received new bumpers, promo, and continuity.