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Episode 152: Jonty Fisher talks about the IMC Conference – Johannesburg.

Date: 9 Oct 2015
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New start-ups want to become the 'African Netflix'

PARIS, FRANCE: A crop of new tech entrepreneurs from Africa and its diaspora are hoping to bridge the continent's growing middle class and booming film industry in a quest to become the "African Netflix".

20 Aug 2015 10:00

CA clears new digital broadcast players

The Communication Authority of Kenya has started licensing of commercial Free-to Air Television services in the country, after digital migration which saw the switch off of analogue signals in February.

By Martin Mwita 14 Aug 2015 08:38

Orange Digital Ventures invests in Afrostream

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7 Oct 2015 13:59

M-Net launches brand new Tanzanian focused channel

Bongo movie enthusiasts have something to smile about with the announcement of the launching of a brand new Tanzanian focused general entertainment channel MAISHA MAGIC BONGO on M-Net...

By Masembe Tambwe 5 Oct 2015 09:37

Zambia: State seals digital migration deal

Government has signed a US$273 million contract with Star Software Technology Company Limited to undertake phases two and three of Zambia's Digital Migration Project...

By Delphine Zulu 21 Sep 2015 12:12

Africa's first linear online TV station launches in Namibia

Africa's first linear online TV station has quietly taken off at the coast in Walvis Bay and is promising to be a force to be reckoned with in the TV and film industry.

3 Sep 2015 14:28

KTN News launches in the rest of East Africa

MultiChoice Africa is delighted to announce that KTN News channel is now available to all DSTV subscribers in the East African region.

By All Africa Staff Writer 11 Aug 2015 16:54

DStv's TLC announces search for its first African presenter

TLC Entertainment (DStv channel 172) has announced the launch date for TLC's Next Great Presenter, the channel's campaign to find its first local presenter.

By All Africa Staff Writer 11 Aug 2015 09:01

New deadline for TV digitalisation

Southern African Development Community (SADC) countries have agreed on a deadline to switch off the analogue television transmissions to digital platforms...

By Phillimon Mhlanga 17 Jul 2015 10:44

Outstanding TV, radio journalists awarded

According to Emmanuel Mugisha, the head of the organising team of RBEA, the awards are recognition of outstanding journalists in electronic media.

By Julius Bizimungu 14 Jul 2015 13:35

Standard Group to unveil a 24-hour TV news channel

The Standard Group will unveil a new television station, the second one in its stable. The new station, KtnNews Channel, is a 24-hour station that will focus on delivering comprehensive, incisive news...

By Lilian Mutegi 13 Jul 2015 10:15

We won't return to analogue TV, says UCC

The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) said it will not return to "analogue broadcasting" signal as court directed on Thursday...

By Frederic Musisi 7 Jul 2015 11:01

Switch back to analogue, court tells commission

KAMPALA, UGANDA: Mengo Chief Magistrates Court issued an interim order directing the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) to immediately switch back to the old television signal transmission of analogue...

By Anthony Wesaka 3 Jul 2015 14:09

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