Somali National Television (SNTV)

Somali National Television

Frequency: 3640/ 28066 ¾ Thaicom, Hot Bird 13A (13.0°E) 157 Horizontal: 2500 FR: 11642.00 MHz
HQs: Mogadishu
Coverage: International (via Satellite)
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[State owned Television]

Somali National TV is the official television station of the government of Somalia. It was founded in 2005 and is state-owned. The station is on air for 24 hours. It is available as a terrestrial service in the city of Mogadishu and by satellite everywhere else (Africa, the Middle East, Europe and Asia) except in North America.

The station carries news (much of it about the president and his cabinet), entertainment, sports, and programmes on humanitarian issues. It is widely regarded as generally following the line of the government.

It has a substantial staff of about 150, some of whom are experienced journalists.

Somali Media Mapping report