After successfully halting analogue switch-off on 30 June, e.tv has said it knows it needs to vacate the analogue spectrum bands as soon as possible.
The Constitutional Court has slammed how communications minister Khumbudzo Ntshavheni’s declared South Africa’s analogue TV switch-off deadline.
The constitutional court gave communications minister Khumbudzo Ntshavheni a bloody nose on Tuesday after it sided with e.tv in a high-stakes legal battle.
Communications minister Khumbudzo Ntshavheni said her department is waiting for confirmation from the ConCourt that it can proceed with the switch-off on 30 June.
Communications minister Khumbudzo Ntshavheni has blamed the recent floods in KwaZulu-Natal and parts of the Eastern Cape for a delay in the roll-out of digital set-top boxes.
The South African government is working on a plan to provide free basic data.