In Brief - Broadcast


 South Africa’s satellite TV newcomer Top TV secured more than 200 000 subscribers in seven months. It is planning a sports channel and “free” HD channels.

 State security agents ransacked Teranga FM in Gambia, a community radio station located outside the capital, and ordered its closure, Reporters Without Borders has learned from various sources.

 My Family, a successful Ivorian soap opera - It was in 2002 that “My Family”, a TV series created and produced by Akissi Delta, was first aired by the leading TV broadcaster in Côte d'Ivoire, RTI. After just a few episodes, the series was a hit.