Tag Archives: Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

CCK lowers digital broadcast signal distribution charges

The Communications Commission of Kenya (CCK) has lowered tariffs to be charged by digital signal distribution networks to facilitate a smooth migration to DTT. CKK has set digital signal distribution charges at KES 125,990 (USD 1,455) per megabit in Nairobi and KES 93,202.75 (USD 1,076) per megabit for other sites in Kenya. Before the review [...]

Kenyan Broadcasting Corporation in financial disarray

Kenya Broadcasting Corporation (KBC) has failed to service a debt it owes to Japan’s Overseas Economic Cooperation Fund which has so far accumulated to KES 32.3 billion (USD 374.3 million). KBC took a government-guaranteed loan of KES 8.2 billion (USD 95 million) in 1989 from the Japanese foreign aid institution to help fund capital expenditure, [...]