Tag Archives: Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation (ZNBC)

ZNBC appeals increase in GoTV channel

Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation (ZNBC) has appealed to the Zambia Information and Communication Technology Authority (ZICTA) to increase the number of frequencies for MultiChoice owned pay-DTT platform, GOtv. The move will help ZNBC increase its revenue base and coverage in most parts of the country, according to Richard Mwanza, Director General of ZNBC. GOtv, in [...]

Zambian state broadcaster readies for digital migration

The Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation (ZNBC) announced that the country is now ready for digital migration and is investing ZMW 21 million (USD 4 million) to construct two provincial television stations to ease the load of the state broadcaster. There is too much workload on the workers at ZNBC and we want to ease their operations [...]

ZBA in talks over league games broadcast

The Zambia Basketball Association (ZBA) is in advanced talks with the Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation (ZNBC) and MultiChoice owned pay-TV platform, SuperSport to broadcast 2014 league games which starts in April. “We started talks on the possibility of showing our basketball games for the 2014 season and I can confirm that the talks have been [...]

Zambia’s digital migration will miss SADC deadline

Zambias Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Services has accepted that the country will fail to meet the 2013 digital switchover deadline set by the Southern African Development Community (SADC) following cancellation of the DTT supply tender awarded to StarTimes. However, Emmanuel Mwamba, the permanent secretary in the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Services, has assured [...]