through usual frequencies last Monday. To many it didnot come as a surprise following a series of articles published by Malawi Voice that South Africa’s department of information had directed the speedy migration into digital satellite broadcasting as advised by International Communications Union.
ITU insists that all TV channels in the world must migrate into digital to save spectrum which is in short supply due to internet and cellphone. SABC was supposed to be off in many countries by 2011 but there were fears doing so would
affect many South Africans too. Meanwhile SABC channels are accessible via new details as following.
SABC1: Frequency: 15151, symbol rate 23144, Polarisation vertical, SABC2: frequency 15152, Symb 23144, Polar vertical, SABC3 frequency 15153, symb23146, pol vertical