Jimi Matthews

 

New dawn for South African pay TV

Zahira Kharsany, Matthew Burbidge, Lloyd Gedye

South African pay-TV consumers will soon have a choice between many new broadcast channels -- this after the Independent Communication Authority of South Africa awarded pay-TV licences to four new players during a press briefing in Johannesburg on Wednesday. The companies granted licences were Telkom Media, E-Sat, On Digital Media and Walking on Water.