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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 broadcasting industry in South Africa, the nation's government is considering permitting more foreign ownership involvement in the country's broadcasting and ...
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Content Services  |  South Africa: Film And TV Industry Back At Work Amid COVID-19 – Under Strict Rules

South Africa's film and TV sector got the approval to reopen, but as cameras start rolling, it won't be business as usual.  After the country's film and TV industry were frozen to a complete standstill for over five weeks during ...
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Nigeria: President Buhari Authorises 213 New Broadcast Licences

President Muhammadu Buhari has authorised the issuing of operating licences to 213 new private and public broadcasting hubs in the country. Ishaq Modibbo-Kawu, the Director-General of National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) announced this recently at the 71st General Assembly of Broadcasting ...

South Africa: ICASA To Review Community Broadcasting Framework

ICASA (The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa) has proposed a process to examine the framework governing the community broadcasting sector. The move is aimed at finding solutions to the regulatory and operational environment within the industry. The process will ...

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 ...