SABC set-top boxes won’t allow blocking of non-payers

2013-11-01 08:48

The SABC’s digital terrestrial television (DTT) set-top boxes won’t have a control system that could have allowed the broadcaster to cut off non-payers of TV licences remotely.

It said having a set-top box with conditional access would put an extra burden on consumers and drive up the cost of the device. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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