Azam Media to expand African pay-TV offer with Eutelsat

Tuesday 10 March 2015 | 14:15 CET | News
Tanzania's pay-TV service provider Azam Media is ramping up satellite capacity through a new transponder leased on the Eutelsat 7B satellite. Complementing capacity used on the copositioned Eutelsatt 7A satellite, it will host new services for the rapidly growing AzamTV pay-TV platform. Launched 18 months ago, AzamTV already counts 200,000 subscribers in Tanzania, Uganda and Kenya. The new capacity will enable AzamTV to extend its services to Rwanda, Burundi, Zambia, Malawi, South Sudan and Zimbabwe with additional content. Further expansion is planned using the company's studio complex and

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Eutelsat
Countries: Tanzania, United Republic of
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