Broadcast Regulation

South Africa: Govt. Ministry Explores TV License Fees Payment By ...

The South African government department in charge of communications has requested that the regulations surrounding TV Licensing in the country ...

Telecom

Telecoms: MTN and Vodacom Are The Most Powerful Brands In ...

A recent report from Brand Finance Africa has indicated that two South African companies, MTN and Vodacom, have the most ...

Football Broadcast

Broadcast Rights: Infighting Within Kenya Football Brings StarTimes Deal Into ...

A tussle over football TV broadcasting rights seems to be on in Kenya with reported infighting between the defunct Kenya ...

Spectrum Management

Nigeria: Telecoms Regulator To "FastTrack" Spectrum Licencing To Facilitate New ...

The Nigerian telecommunications industry regulator, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has pledged its deep-seated committed to accelerating the adoption and use ...

Appointment

Multichoice Makes Many New Top-Level Executive Appointments

Industry media in South Africa have widely reported that Multichoice, the largest PayTV company on the continent, has announced wide-ranging ...

Sports Rights

StarTimes To Exclusively Broadcast UEFA Europa League In Sub-Saharan Africa ...

UEFA and StarTimes have agreed the Africa's PayTV company will be broadcasting, exclusively, its Europa League competition across the sub-Saharan ...

Sports Rights

Rwanda: Court Ruling Against Content Piracy Hailed By Stakeholders

The English Premier League (EPL), UEFA, and Canal Plus have applauded the recent ruling of the Rwanda Commercial High Court ...

Social Protection

"Fake News" Is Rising In Africa, Impacts 90% Of The ...

A study commissioned by the Ichikowitz Family Foundation (South Africa) has revealed that cases of fake news are rising exponentially ...

Broadcast Regulation

South Africa's Govt. Explores "Relaxation" Of Broadcast Ownership Rules

In a move - said to be driven - by a desire to open up further the television and radio ...