Togo looks to secure share of US$10bn China fund to advance digital migration
Countries are progressing with letters of exchange to launch project.
Sep 6, 2021
Prime Television Zambia
Aug 19, 2021
Zambia’s new administration reinstates banned channel
Prime Television Zambia reissued with broadcasting licence.
Sep 17, 2019
Zambia deports TopStar CEO
Yi Jian is understood to have fallen out with authorities over alleged public criticism of authorities and a loan agreement in place with China.
Nov 6, 2018
TopStar has roles in Zambia's digital migration curtailed
Consumer protection body wants national broadcaster to serve as content provider.
Jun 29, 2018
US$10 billion satellite TV project launched in Zambia
Chinese firms at the forefront of Southern African country's digital migration.
Mar 23, 2018
Zambia's govt vows to address digital migration scandal
Southern Africa Network Against Corruption describes TopStar deal as "one of the worst financial scandals in modern day Zambia."
Transparency International Zambia
Feb 7, 2018
Zambia's govt under pressure to explain StarTimes contract
Civil society organisation demands answers from authorities on single-source approach and breakdown of US$273m loan.
Sep 6, 2017
Zambia breaks records in digital migration
Information and broadcasting services minister says country is the first to acquire 500,000 decoders.
Aug 24, 2017
Fight for control of Zambia's digital TV market intensifies
Operators compete for market share as country nears October digital migration deadline.
Jun 1, 2017
High Court rules in favour of MultiChoice Zambia
Judge Gertrude Chawatama says matter should proceed to trial.
May 29, 2017
Zambia's digital migration given US$273m boost
Southern African country has loan agreement in place with the Chinese government.
Apr 4, 2017
Zambia's TopStar targets national coverage by December
Chinese digital TV services provider wants signal coverage in 10 provincial centres by year-end.
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