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South African court rules against e.tv encryption

Monday 12 June 2017 | 09:33 CET | News
Former South African communications minister Faith Muthambi has won a constitutional court battle against e.tv over encryption in set-top boxes for digital terrestrial television, reports Techcentral. Muthambi had challenged a supreme court of appeal judgement in favour of e.tv. This could pave the way for finalising digital migration, but new communication minister, Ayanda Dlodlo has backed the encryption of set-top boxes, in line with ruling party policy.

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Companies: MultiChoice
Countries: South Africa
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