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Industry Support  |  Nigeria: Industry Body Calls For Suspension Of NIN Registrations, Due To Covid-19 Concerns

The leadership of the Association of Telephone, Cable TV and Internet Subscribers (ATCIS) have raised concern over the possible safety hazard of the National Identification Number (NIN) enrolment. They have called for a suspension of the system, due to its ...
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Covid-19  |  iRokoTV Boss, Jason Njoku and His Wife Contract Covid-19!

Broadcast Media Africa sends a get well quick message Jason Njoku and his wife Mary who has announced they both have got the Covid-19 disease. Jason announced this on his Twitter handle on Wednesday, claiming "his enemies are working extra ...
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South Africa: Unrelenting Covid-19 Outbreak Causes Production Houses And News Rooms To Struggle

The seemingly implacable coronavirus situation across South Africa is taking a heavy toll on the country's broadcast media industry with a string of content production shuttering. And now, many of the country's leading newsrooms are close to crisis point as ...

South Africa: MTN Senior Execs Give Up Salary Increase To Help COVID Impacted Colleagues

Senior executives of MTN South Africa are reportedly offering not to receive their annual salary increases, but instead, have asked the company to donate the fund to helping company staff affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.    MTN South Africa's corporate ...

e.TV South Africa Probably First In Africa To Do National News Broadcast From-Home!

As the eMedia Investments offices in Cape Town, South Africa became shuttered following the Covid-19 related death of a cameraman and resulting quarantining of most staff; it became necessary for the show to go on, elsewhere. It was against this ...