Installation of equipment for Gombe State Digital Switch Over has been completed by Pinnacle Communications Ltd, Malam Is’haq Kawu Modibbo, the Director-General, National Broadcasting Commission has said.
Modibbo disclosed this at an interactive session with journalists at the NBC Headquarters on Friday in Abuja.
He said that the commission would take decision on when it would launch DSO in the state, adding that the quality of equipment installed by Pinnacle Communications was up to standard and particularly good for the process.
Similarly, the director-general said Pinnacle was also working to install facilities in Asaba for Delta State DSO and had already procured equipment for six different locations in the country.
He said, “I can say that as someone in broadcast industry for 42 years, the quality of equipment installed by Pinnacle was really up to standard and particularly good for our processes.”
The Chairman, Pinnacle Communications Ltd, Lucky Omoluwa, said, “Pinnacle broadcast centre had been on since 2016 and never went off even for five minutes.”
He said that the quality of equipment installed was the best for the process, saying “ because we believe in the director-general of NBC, we moved to site without a dime.”