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Namibia starts to switch off analogue TV

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Namibia has started a process to switch off analogue TV as part of a move by the government to migrate to Digital Terrestrial TV. The state owned Namibian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC), in collaboration with free-to-air stations, One Africa Television and TBN, switched off analogue TV in the first phase of the project that saw three towns including the capital Windhoek migrate to Digital Terrestrial TV. Namibia is amongst the top four countries in southern Africa that have started with analogue […]

Telecom Namibia plans fibre network to link regional capitals

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Telecom Namibia, the state telecommunications company plans to construct a fibre based network to connect all 14 regional capitals in the southern African nation. Communications manager, Oiva Angula said in the capital Windhoek that the construction of the primary fibre route to connect 14 regional administrative capitals is already completed. “Construction of a secondary fibre route to regional administrative capitals is also done. The outstanding link is scheduled to be completed in March. The secondary route is important to ensure […]