Tag Archives: Jos

129000 STB to face total blackout in Nigeria

Digital TV migrants in Jos the capital of the Plateau state face a total blackout of their STB distributed by the government. The number of devices affected by this catastrophe is up to 420000. These STB were distributed for free at the dawn of digital migration in Nigeria. Commissioner for Information and Communication Nazif Muhammad [...]

Nigeria’s Jos city goes digital

Nigerian city, Jos, became the first Nigerian city to go digital this week. The capital city of Plateau State was selected as a test city for DTT migration during the Digital Summit organised by the airwaves regulatory agency in October 2013. Mallam Awwalu Salihu, Public Relations Officer of Nigerias National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), said that the choice [...]

Nigerian Plateau State to pioneer the country’s digital switchover

Nigerias Plateau State Commissioner of Information and Communication, Olivia Daziem, announced that the state government is ready to make the switch from analogue to digital television broadcasting making it the first state in Nigeria to effect the change. Jos will be the first city in the Plateau State to make the switch over. “A [...]