Digital Media

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Kenyans need a license to post videos online

A new law is set to come into effect from 28 May 2018 in Kenya regarding the publishing and broadcasting of any videos for public consumption. Specifically, the Kenya Film and Classification Board (KFCB) states that, according to the law, anyone in Kenya broadcasting any videos for public viewing (including

Uganda ordered ISPs to block unauthorized news websites

The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has instructed ISPs (Internet Service Providers) in the country to block websites of unauthorized news publications who have not had their licenses approved or have not applied for a license. This comes after the UCC issued a directive on 6 March 2018 stating that online

A new $1 million Media Technology Investment Fund for Afrika has been announced

A new Media Technology Investment Fund for Afrika has been announced by A24Media. The newly announced $1 million Media Technology Investment Fund will be used to fund technology developers in Afrika who are focused on revenue generating content distribution platforms. A24Media is one of Afrika's leading content creation and aggregation