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Jive TV launch – Zimbabwe replaces TV monopoly with sweetheart licenses
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Arts, Culture and Sport Jive TV launch – Zimbabwe replaces TV monopoly with sweetheart licenses

Zimbabwe is making gestures to loosen the government chokehold on airwaves inherited from Rhodesia and maintained in the 42 years of independence. But broadcasting licenses have been selectively awarded to Zanu PF politicians, oligarchs, state enterprises and the army. New television stations are merely the latest horsemen of Zimbabwe’s airpocalypse.