Tag Archives: analogue TV

Tanzania announces Phase II digital services starting April 1

The Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA) has announced that analogue TV broadcasts will be switched off in the towns of Singida and Tabora at the end of this month. The second phase of digital migration will also include the towns of Mara, Kagera, Morogoro, Shinyanga, Iringa, Ruvuma and Lindi regions. TCRA Communications Manager, Innocent Mungy, [...]

Kenyan digital migration hearing to start next week

The Kenya High Court will begin the hearing into the Communications Commission of Kenya (CCK) on December 6 after three Kenyan broadcasters last week filed a petition against the government claiming there is insufficient availability of digital STBs in the country to proceed with the analogue switch off scheduled to start December 13, 2013. The [...]

Broadcasters sue Kenyan govt over digital migration

Three leading Kenyan broadcasters – Royal Media Services (Citizen TV), Nation Media Group (NTV) and the Standard Group (KTN) are seeking a court order to prevent the Kenyan government from cutting off their analogue TV frequencies claiming that there is insufficient availability of digital STBs in the country to enable universal service. They allege [...]