Digital Switch Over
‘Nigeria’s digital transition, a panacea for economic growth’
Seven years after the first deadline for the Digital Switch Over (DSO) in Nigeria, the nation is yet to achieve any notable milestone.
FG pledges to hasten DSO process
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said that the Federal Government would no longer delay with the Digital Switch Over (DSO) process, which would offer Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) to all.
Witness narrates how N2.5bn Digital Switch- Over fund was shared
A Federal High Court, Abuja, yesterday heard that the N2.5 billion illegally released to Pinnacle Communications Limited as seed grant for the Digital Switch-Over...
Funding, political considerations, others threaten digital switch over projects
Inadequate funding, set-top boxes, political and economic considerations have been identified as some of the threats to speedy roll out of Digital Switch Over (DSO) projects across the country.
Minister launches digital switch over in Ilorin
The Federal Government has reiterated its determination to ensure that Nigerians benefit from the immense benefits of the Digital Switch Over (DSO). To this end, it has pledged a continuous and rapid rollout of digital television across the country. The promise came from Information and Culture minister, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, at the launch of the…
Voices that threaten steady march to digitisation
Nigeria’s digital transition has made appreciable progress in recent time. But staccato of voices from the operators in the broadcast industry indicates that miles still need to be covered before arriving at the target destination.
ITS charges NBC to review current business model in DSO
The General Manager of Integrated Television Services, ITS, Musbau Rotimi Salami has called for the review of the current business model arrangement put in place by the Nigerian Broadcasting Commission, NBC, to allow...
Nigeria misses yet another digital migration deadline
Nigeria is expected to conclude its migration from analogue to digital broadcasting by June 17, 2017. A process popularly referred to as Digital Switch-Over (DSO), the country had, hitherto...
Nigeria targets regional digital switchover plan
• Enugu, Gombe, four others in next phase Indications emerged at the weekend that Nigeria may have settled for a regional Digital Switch-Over (DSO) instead of a nationwide target as envisaged two years ago. The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) hinted that the there would be a systematic roll out until the whole country is covered.…