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SA is making progress on digital TV

SA is making progress on digital TV

A presidential proclamation of 2 December 2014 gave the department of communications the responsibility to accelerate the implementation of South Africa’s broadcasting digital migration

ANC is not trying to hijack the SABC

ANC is not trying to hijack the SABC

Government is committed to develop a relevant public broadcaster. It seems that some people have already forgotten that pre-1994, the broadcasting system was characterised by inequality of access

Set-top boxes a catalyst to much more

Set-top boxes a catalyst to much more

In 2008, the national treasury allocated an amount of R2,4bn for the purchase of set-top boxes for 5m indigent households as part of the digital migration project. This funding has, however, been rolled over each year because of the delay in rolling out the project. We have since learnt

We’re not trying to muzzle the media

We’re not trying to muzzle the media

South Africa’s online environment has evolved significantly in recent years. The number of people with access to the Internet has grown tremendously, and the ways in which people access information and knowledge differ quite markedly compared to just a