Tag Archives: Namibian Broadcasting Corporation

Munana launches new edutainment TV show

The former Namibian Big Bother Africa contestant, Luis Munana, launched Waka Waka Moo, his latest TV show. The show comprises 26 episodes which will air weekly on the Namibian Broadcasting Corporation (NBCs Channel 1) from September.  More than 30 local celebrities will be acting in different episodes and the show swears to bring the best [...]

Zambezi Magic and NBC to broadcast a new Zimbabwean soap

Wenera, a Zimbabwean film production currently available on Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) Television is all set to be broadcasted on Zambezi Magic and Namibian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) screens. The soapie, which was created, written and directed by Eddie Ndhlovu, was premiered on ZBC-TV in July last year and is currently under viewing on Zambezi Magic [...]

NBC in Namibia to broadcast Kora Awards

[:en]The Namibian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) and the Kora All Africa Music Awards have entered into a mutual agreement. NBC will be the host the live broadcast and television signal distributor for the awards ceremony scheduled on the 20th March 2016. NBC director general Stanley Similo and Kora president, Ernest Adjovi concluded the agreement early this [...]

La NBC diffusera les Kora Awards en Namibie

La Namibian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) et le Kora all Africa Music Awards ont conclu une entente mutuelle. La NBC diffusera lémission en live et sera le distributeur de signaux de la télévision pour la cérémonie prévue le 20 Mars 2016. Le directeur général de la NBC, Stanley Similo, et le président de la Kora, Ernest [...]

NBC switches off analogue TV in three regions

Namibian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) has reported transition to digitalisation of television in three regions namely Windhoek, Rehoboth and Okahandja. With this development, Namibia has commenced analogue TV switch off. The switching off of analogue television was done in collaboration with the two existing free-to-air stations, One Africa Television and the religious channel Trinity Broadcasting Network, [...]

NBC postpones switch off dates in Namibia

The Namibian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) has postponed the analogue switch-off deadline to January 31, 2015 from the predetermined date of December 15 this year, due to public demand for a grace period to acquire the NBC digital decoders.  It is not about the date, but rather about ensuring that ample decoders have been sold so that the viewers [...]

NBC to switch off analogue signals on Dec 15

Namibian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) has announced that the public broadcaster will switch off its analogue transmitter on December 15 for Windhoek region. We do not want to switch off everyone in June (2015), it will be too much chaos. If we succeed we will tackle the other big towns, said Aldred Dreyer, chief technology officer [...]

NBC partners Chinese broadcaster to air Youth Olympics

State broadcaster, Namibian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC), has partnered with Chinese Jiangsu Broadcast Corporation to broadcast the Summer Youth Olympics Games on NBC1 and NBC3. “This collaboration emanates from a 2012 Memorandum of Understanding signed between NBC and JSBC, were the parties agreed to cooperate on various fronts for mutual benefit, said Albertus Aochamub, Director-General of NBC. [...]

Namibian state broadcaster records revenue increase

State broadcaster, Namibian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC), announced that the organisation was on the road to financial stability for a second year running, recording a surplus of NAD 14 million (USD 1.33 million) in the 2013-2014 financial year compared to a deficit of NAD 2 million (USD 190,407) the previous year. “The 8% annual revenue increase [...]