The Chairman of the Communications Committee of Parliament,
Mr Ken Agyapong has blamed the Communications Minister, Mrs Ursula Owusu Ekuful for the confusion surrounding the StarTimes Digital Terrestrial Transmission (DTT) deal .
"You see, we've decided to call the Minister herself to come and brief us," he said after in a media briefing on Thursday after the Committee on Communications meeting with the Ghana Independent Broadcasters Association (GIBA) on the StarTimes DTT deal.
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StarTimes had started Ghana's Digital Terrestrial Television programme but along the line, their contract was canceled because they failed to deliver.
The contract was later given to Ghanaian company K-NET to handle and K-Net has done more than 90
K-Net presently needs additional funding to complete the project which is in the first phase.
But the government intends to go back to StarTimes to complete it and GIBA has raised an issue with that.
Briefing the media after Thursday's meeting,
On the meeting the Ministry of Communications was having with GIBA Thursday afternoon,
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