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September 29, 2017 9:38 AM List of radio stations closed down, fined by NCA

The National Communications Authority (NCA) has sanctioned 131 FM Authorisation Holders found to have committed various infractions pertaining to their authorizations to operate as contained in Section 13 of the Electronics Communications Act (2009), Act 775. 34 of the sanctioned stations had their licences revoked because their authorizations had expired 44

September 29, 2017 7:46 AM NCA sanctions 131 radio stations; Radio Gold, Atlantis, XYZ affected

A further 13 FM Authorisation Holders have also been issued with reprieves as pertains to their authorisations. Thirty-four radio stations have had their authorisations revoked completely for failing to renew their licences after they expired over several years. The sanctions follow the completion of a nationwide FM Spectrum Audit conducted this year to determine 4

September 29, 2017 6:19 AM NCA fines Radio Gold, Atlantis GHc120m, others lose license

Accra based-Radio Gold, Atlantis Radio and Radio XYZ, are among 131 radio stations sanctioned by the National Communications Authority (NCA) following the completion of a nationwide FM Spectrum Audit. The sanctions meted out by the NCA ranged from fines to the total revocation of licenses. 34 of the sanctioned stations had their licences revoked because 16

September 28, 2017 11:46 PM Expresso Ghana to lose license after 2019 expiry date

Adom News sources within the telecom industry have hinted that the license of Kasapa Telecom Limited, operators of Expresso telecom brand in Ghana will not be renewed after it expires in 2019. Deputy Director, Engineering at the National Communications Authority, (NCA) Edmund Yirenkyi Fianko dropped a hint on Ghana Day at the just ended ITU Telecom World 62

September 28, 2017 8:08 AM NCA shuts down Montie FM

Montie FM, a radio station sympathetic to the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has been shut down by the National Communications Authority over unpaid license fee. The station, according to sources, went off the air around 3pm Wednesday evening after it persistently failed to heed to caution by the regulator to pay up its debt. The source 16

September 11, 2017 8:07 AM Airtel, Tigo merger in danger as gov’t wants stake in new entity

The Airtel, Tigo merger talks, which has been ongoing for about a year now, is in danger of being scuttled by government’s demand of a stake in the new entity to be created from the merger. According to sources close to the merger talks, the demand is one of the major factors that is holding back the National Communications Authority (NCA) from granting 94

August 29, 2017 5:59 PM NCA tasked to regulate social media to protect children’s rights

Accra, Aug. 29, GNA - The Child Rights International (CRI), a non-governmental organisation, has tasked the National Communications Authority (NCA) to develop a software to limit the extent to which the public could access information, which made mockery of children. It said the software could help track the sources and distribution of such photographs 68

August 18, 2017 2:22 PM NCA does not jam radio stations – Joe Anokye

Mr Joe Anokye, the Acting Director General of the National Communication Authority (NCA), has revealed that the Authority does not have the technology to take any radio station off air, interfere or jam it. He, however, noted that if a radio station failed to comply with its regulations then it would have to send its taskforce to the place and confiscate 59

July 18, 2017 2:07 PM The government could have done better with the fight against corruption – former CHRAJ boss

Justice Emile Francis Short, a former commissioner of the Commission for Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ), has stated that the current administration has not done too well its fight against corruption. To him, the Akufo Addo-led administration should have opened up on the finer details with regard to the issue of corruption. Justice Short 9

July 9, 2017 12:37 PM Communications Minister inaugurates NCA Board Of Directors

Accra July 9, GNA - A newly constituted Board of Directors, mandated to ensure the proper and effective performance of the functions of the National Communications Authority (NCA), has been inaugurated by Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, the Minister of Communications. A statement signed by Nana Defie Badu, the Director, Consumer and Corporate Affairs, NCA and copied 25