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Kenya’s Government Returns Some TV Stations to the Air

Feb 05, 2018 - The New York Times

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...