Category Archives: General TV

Icasa to regulate sports broadcast in South Africa

The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (Icasa) is targeting the end of September to release the final sports broadcast regulations for 2020. Icasa wants to amend the sports broadcasting services regulations so that sporting events of national interest receive live or delayed live or delayed coverage on free-to-air television. Events included in the proposed [...]

African Football Confederation launches media rights tender for the African Cup Nations

The African Football Confederation (CAF) launched a tender for media rights to African Cup of Nations (CAN) 2021. The other competitions are the CAN women 2020, the CAN under 17 years 2020, the CAN under 20 years 2020, the African Champions League and the Confederation Cup for 2020 and 2021. For the time being, no [...]

New Sport service Betoo launched in Cameroon

Currently retired and African champion Samuel Eto’o is embarking on investment relative to his favourite field. The Cameroonian announced the arrival of a new sports betting called, Betoo.  Based on sources close to the retired footballer, betoo is only the beginning of the conversion of Samuel Eto’o in business, after the failed episode of Set [...]

Nigerian Film Corporation partners with French Agency for Development to provide film training in Nigeria

Mr. Brian Etuk, Head of Public and intergovernmental relations at French Agency for Development announced the development of the film industry, by adding that the partnership was aimed at securing direct funding for the development of critical infrastructure to further reposition the Nigerian Film Industry. The funding intervention will be funnelled into training and capacity [...]

Lumen TV goes live in Zambia

Catholic Bishops of Zambia have launched test broadcast of Lumen TV. As a Church, and as a nation, we may be going through so many troubles. May Lumen TV Zambia be a source of hope to the nation [by] giving light to the nation. [Let it be] a ministry of enlightening the world. During the [...]

Angola Cables scores double win at Global Brands Awards

Multinational IT Solutions company, Angola Cables scored a double triumph as they picked up two category award wins at the prestigious 2019 Global Brands Magazine awards held recently at a gala occasion in Johannesburg, South Africa.  Angola Cables received the accolade of Best Global Wholesale Telecom Network Carrier, whilst company CEO, António Nunes was recognised [...]

Angola Cables scores double win at Global Brands Awards

Multinational IT Solutions company, Angola Cables scored a double triumph as they picked up two category award wins at the prestigious 2019 Global Brands Magazine awards held recently at a gala occasion in Johannesburg, South Africa.  Angola Cables received the accolade of Best Global Wholesale Telecom Network Carrier, whilst company CEO, António Nunes was recognised [...]

Emerge Gaming Agreement to Develop Nickelodeon eSports Gaming Platform in Africa

Emerge Gaming Limited (ASX: EM1), the developer and operator of online eSports, casual gaming tournament platform and lifestyle hub ArcadeX, has disclosed that it will develop a competitive gaming eSports platform based on their Arcade X technology with Viacom International Media Networks Africa (Pty) Ltd (VIMN Africa). The roll out of the eSports product, which will be called NickX, will be operated and maintained by Emerge Gaming.  NickX will be freely accessible [...]

Sputnik signed partnership with Congolese National Radio and Television (RTNC)

The Russian news agency, Sputnik has signed a new partnership agreement with the Congolese National Radio and Television (RTNC), in Moscow which was part of a recent official visit by the Congolese delegation in Russia. This agreement will allow for regular exchange of content in French and English, between the Congolese public broadcaster and Sputnik. [...]

Rwanda plans to regulate social media content

Rwanda is working strategies to regulate social media contents to stop misinformation. Paul Ingabire, Rwandas IT manager spoke before the parliamentary committee on National budget for the 2019/2020 budget. Her answer was spurred by a question from Jean Claude Ntezimana about the governments plans to combat abusive contents and fake identities on these media.  “We [...]