Kenya’s Government Returns Some TV Stations to the Air
NAIROBI, Kenya — After a nearly week-old media blackout, the Kenyan government returned some television stations to the air late Monday, five days after a court order demanding their restoration “with immediate effect.”
NTV, which is owned by the Nation Media Group, was restored to cable and satellite broadcasting just after 5 p.m., though viewer access to the station via public television remained blocked. KTN was fully restored.
Government officials dismantled the transmissio...