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Adebayor Shittu

Digital Broadcasting: FG Abandons N144 Billion Satellite

As the June 2017 deadline for the switch-over from analogue to Digital Terrestrial Television, DTT, broadcasting draws nearer, the Nigerian government is set to abandon the country’s first communication satellite – the Nigeria Communication Satelite, NIGCOMSAT1 – which had gulped about $362 million, about N144 billion.

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