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Botswana Television to air AFCON matches

The national television broadcaster, Botswana Television (Btv) is in the process of seizing broadcast rights for this years Africa Cup of Nations, which begins in Cairo, Egypt next Friday. The Head of sports of BTV, Edson Malebane said they were mid-way through negotiations to seize the broadcast rights. Malebane said the intention is to buy [...]

Brazil supports Botswana in digital TV implementation

Brazil is providing technical support to Botswana as the only country in Africa to use the Japanese-Brazilian digital TV standard, the ISDB-T. In Brasilia, during a meeting of the two parties, was the exchange of information on acquisition and distribution of antennas and receivers for the new technology. In addition, Brazil proposed that Botswana send [...]

Botswana TV to run pilot test on June

Botswana Television (BTV), through the Department of Broadcasting Services, will run a pilot test for Botswana Televisions digital readiness ahead of its June 17 switchover. The pilot is expected to run from the 1st of June at selected locations around Gaborone and the greater Gaborone area. This will require the installation of Digital Terrestrial reception [...]