Regulation & Policy - In Brief
- The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (Icasa) has been unable to recoup millions of rand from noncompliant licensees. Full story here:
- Buni TV Exclusive: Exploring South Africa through the eyes of Hip Hop group Blakbox Suite. An ode to the silent screen, the Blakbox Suite is a 10 minutes cinematic exploration on the mechanics of the art of rap collective Blakbox. The experimental documentary represents a searching into the group's music and yields a sense of social commentary not regularly found in contemporary pop music championing crass materialism, sex and cars.
- Nigeria: Cable News Network, CNN, has denied being paid, or contacted by American lobbying firm, Fleishman-Hillard, for a 2010 interview with President Goodluck Jonathan, contradicting the firm's claim that it contacted CNN, and other media for a string of interviews. Full story here: