Broadcast - In Brief


- Two top channels will launch on 14 October 2011 on DStv, with Discovery Networks, Central & Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa (CEEMEA) releasing TLC, its flagship female brand and ID (Investigation Discovery), allegedly the fastest growing cable channel in the US. Both will be available to Premium and Compact subscribers in South Africa and across the African continent.

- Media accreditation for the 2012 Orange African Cup of Nations Gabon – Equatorial Guinea – The Official Draw is now open.

- Nigeria’s Bauchi State government has approved the establishment of 10 community radio stations in the state, the state's Commissioner for Information, Alhaji Umar Saleh said.