Tag Archives: digital terrestrial television

Namibia going slow on DTT switch over

The failure of a consumer awareness campaign on Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) in Namibia has been blamed for the disappointing sale of just 2,900 DTT decoders in Windhoek, Swakopmund and Oshakati, according to Albertus Aochamub, Director-General of Namibian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC). During a presentation to the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Information and Communication Technology (ICT) [...]

Malawi makes the digital switch

Malawi has met the December 31, 2013, deadline set by the Southern African Development Community (SADC) for the switch from analogue to digital terrestrial television. Martha Kwataine, chairperson of the Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (MACRA), said the rollout of DTT was a milestone for Malawi. This will extend the signal coverage to areas within the [...]