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iROKO, STN join hands for playout

Nigerian video-on-demand (VoD) company, iROKO, has partnered with Slovenia-based Satellite Telecommunications Network (STN) to provide playout and distribution services for its Nollywood entertainment channels via Eutelsats 5WA satellite with wide beam coverage over Africa. The recently launched channels, iROKO Play and iROKO Plus, will be delivered to viewers over digital-terrestrial TV across Africa. We had [...]

Middle East broadcasters team up against piracy

Leading broadcasters across Middle East have formed an ‘Anti-Piracy Coalition which outlines a voluntary code of conduct to combat all forms of piracy that impact the sector. The Coalition will monitor piracy on satellite TV, ensure information about pirate channels is shared among legitimate industry players and coordinate action against the pirates. Industry players including [...]