Namibia: Commercial Channel One Africa Launches News Bulletins


One Africa Television started with their first 30-minute local news bulletin last Friday, signaling the start of daily, local news from Mondays to Fridays at 19h30.

The News on One anchors are Liberty Lister-Verbaan, Strauss Lunyangwe, Botha Ellis and Nina Katangana. One Africa Television is a 100 per cent Namibian-owned commercial free-to-air television station that was launched in November 2003.

It currently transmits to Windhoek, Rehoboth, Okahandja, Grootfontein, Gobabis, Keetmanshoop, Luederitz, Outjo, Otjiwarongo, Tsumeb, Ondangwa, Oshakati, Rundu, Swakopmund and Walvis Bay.

Shiluwa said by end of June, One Africa Television would be broadcasting to more than 90 per cent of Namibia's urban population.

The Namibian Windhoek, 2nd May 2007