The public broadcaster Rwanda Television (TVR) is now accessible on DSTV’s Multichoice digital satellite TV service in Africa. This recent development is a major boost for the public television in Rwanda which will now be available across the continent.
TVR can now be watched on channel 299 after being connected to DStv platform. Before the development Rwandans was obliged to have multiple decoders, one for DSTV and another one for TVR, the most viewed TV station in the country.
The Director General of the Rwanda Broadcasting Agency, Arthur Asiimwe welcomed this latest development of the public broadcaster.
“We are delighted to be on this platform that is accessed by millions across Africa. We appreciate the support accorded to RBA by the top leadership of this country and promise our audience continuous innovations in our programming,” Asiimwe said.
“Being on DSTV means continuous transformation in our programming and adoption of latest broadcasting technology. We have embarked on a new project of broadcasting in full HD,” he added.