United TV Ghana expands live newsgathering with TVU Networks

Ghanaian broadcaster, United TV (UTV) has deployed TVU Networks’ live IP newsgathering solutions, TVUPack, to expand its live news gathering efforts.

“Our goals are to deliver live coverage from any region of the country as it happens,” said Carlos Owusu, MCR Team Manager. “We use TVUPack to cover a variety of stories like environmental story, corporate and government press conferences, accidents or other breaking news. In the future, we plan to expand our use of the TVUPack to cover the Ghana parliament and sporting events as well.”

TVU Networks, the US-based organisation, provides wireless electronic newsgathering (ENG) and Internet broadcasting solutions to broadcast organisations around the globe and facilitate them to overcome the limitations of traditional broadcasting infrastructure.