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Episode 146: Global insights from Effective Measure CEO

Date: 27 Aug 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



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

Namibian Broadcasting Corporation signs agreement with Jasco

The Namibian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) has extended its Service Level Agreement (SLA) after signing a three-year contract with Jasco Broadcast Solutions...

2 Jul 2015 09:16

African Movie Channel to enter European TV channel market

African Movie Channel (AMC) has partnered with Lebara to distribute on the new Lebara Play OTT TV service; this is the first time AMC is being licensed for distribution outside Africa...

2 Jul 2015 09:08

SADC vows to meet 2016 DTT deadline

WALVIS BAY, NAMIBIA: The Southern African Development Community (SADC) countries that are still using the analogue broadcasting signal are committed to migrate to digital broadcasting by June 2016...

By Nthambeleni Gabara 29 Jun 2015 09:05

Insights from the Festival of Media Global 2015

The Festival of Media Global 2015 took place in Rome and was awash with the cream of the media crop, media network CEOs, TV conglomerate heads and procurement and media managers from large brands the world around...

By John Beale 29 Jun 2015 06:09

Kenya meets global digital migration deadline

Kenya joined the community of nations that have successfully migrated from analogue to digital television broadcasting, whose deadline was 17 June 2015...

26 Jun 2015 07:55

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