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SABC finally plans to launch OTT platform next year

The SABC, South Africa’s public-service broadcaster, is set to launch its own video streaming service in 2022, marking its late entry into the over-the-top streaming sector.

Bongumusa Makhathini, SABC’s board chairperson, revealed plans to launch the BBC iPlayer-style video streaming service before March 31, 2022, talking to the Media & Society programme on SABC News earlier this week.

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