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Tanzania to suspend local Naspers affiliate -regulator
NAIROBI, Aug 8 (Reuters) - Tanzania's telecommunications
regulator intends to suspend the license of South Africa's
Naspers' Multichoice unit for failure to comply with
its orders, an official from the body told Reuters on Wednesday.
A notice by Tanzania's Communications Regulatory Authority
said Naspers' unit had been instructed in June not to carry free
to air channels on its platform, but the company had persisted
in doing so, triggering the planned suspension.
Naspers was not immediately available to comment.
(Reporting by Omar Mohammed
Additional reporting by Tiisetso Motsoeneng
Writing by Maggie Fick
Editing by James Macharia)
First Published: 2018-08-08 16:13:20
Updated 2018-08-08 16:23:09
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