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Broadcasting Services  |  MTN To Launch A Brand New TV Service...In Cyprus!

MTN, Africa's largest mobile network, is reportedly launching a new TV service. To be called MTN TV, it will operate out of Cyprus. MTN TV, according to industry reports, will initially take content and channels from the BBC, Scripps and ...

Broadcasting Services  |  South Africa Loses Media Icon Joe Mafela

South Africa has lost a great media superstar in Joe Mafela who died on 18 March 2017. Dubbed "the face of South African entertainment". His 50 year plus career started at the age of 22 and saw him take on ...

Copyright Society Of Nigeria Sues Mobile Operator Etisalat

The Copyright Society Of Nigeria (COSON) is filing a lawsuit against Etisalat over intellectual property rights infringements. COSON, the organisation that advocates for intellectual property rights of creative talent and investors in Nigeria. COSON is asking the court to order ...

Kenya: Standard Group Posts Full Year Profit In 2016

Kenyan media company, Standard Group, announced full year profit for 2016, attributing the gain to lower operating costs and higher revenues. BroadcastingAndMedia.Com understands that company recorded a pretax profit of USD 290,000 in 2016 resulting in a 7 percent increase ...

Ethiopia Is Ready For Massive Shake-up Of Broadcasting Industry

This year alone has seen four private satellite channels introduced to Ethiopia. One such private station is Kana TV which is currently offering light entertainment programmes but has news and current affairs programmes in the pipeline. Also, the Ethiopian Broadcasting ...

Upcoming Programmes & Activities

TV Content Development, Distribution and Monetisation Forum

25th - 26th June 2019

Swakumpond | Namibia

Effective Funding and Financing For Broadcast Organsations In The Digital Ecosystem

24th - 25th July 2019

Port Louis | Mauritius

Broadcast Infrastructure and Platforms For A Converged Media Ecosystem

27th - 28th August 2019

Johannesburg | South Africa

OTT Content Streaming and Video On Demand (VoD) Services Forum

11th - 12th September 2019

Lagos | Nigeria