The National Communications Authority (NCA) has set out on an activity to close down 49 TV channels for working without approval.
As indicated by the controller, this structures a piece of a constant checking exercise led on different Satellite Free-to-Air Television stages utilizing the Broadcast Monitoring System (BMS) and the Radio Spectrum Monitoring System.
The observing uncovered that a few channels were working without legitimate Authorisations, as opposed to Section 2(4) of the Electronic Communications Act 775 of 2008, which expresses that, ‘Besides as given by this Act or some other law not conflicting with this Act, an individual will not work. a telecom framework or give a telecom administration without a recurrence authorisation by the Authority’.
The activity is being done related to the Ghana Police Service and National Security Intelligence Operatives.
“The NCA will keep observing to guarantee that the utilization of range is done in a proficient way. We additionally accept the open door to alert all License and Authorisation holders to guarantee that their Licenses and Authorisations are consistently modern and in consistence with the expressed terms and conditions,” the NCA’s assertion said.
Rev. Obofour currently owns two Television Stations namely Kiss Tv and Cash Tv but unfortunately this two stations are among the list of stations announced to be shut down.
Source: Laud Nartey|3news.com|Ghana