Local Government Minister Saviour Kasukuwere has celebrated Dr Dish’s victory against the Broadcasting Authority of Zimbabwe (BAZ) at the High Court today. Dr Dish is the company which will distribute content for Kwese TV.
In a tweet Kasukuwere wrote:
In a ruling, High Court Judge Justice Charles Hungwe set aside BAZ’s ban and gave Dr Dish the go ahead to distribute content on behalf of Kwese TV.
Part of the ruling reads:
Applicant(Dr Dish) shall be entitled to enjoy the full rights and benefits of its license as if the said letter of 22 August 2017 does not exist.
Applicant shall be entitled to distribute the Econet Media Limited (Mauritius) content based on the technical standards notified by the Applicant to the First Respondent and accepted by First Respondent on 21 October 2016.