LTV Ethiopia

LTV Ethiopia is an Ethiopian satellite television channel owned and started by Gemechis Buba. It was created for the purpose of spreading the Ethiopian culture to the world through its programming and to fill the lack of private channels in Ethiopia.[1]

LTV Ethiopia
LTV Ethiopia logo.png
NetworkTelevision network
Picture format1080p (HDTV) & 576i (SDTV), 16:9)
OwnerGemechis Buba
LaunchedJanuary 2017; 6 years ago (2017-01)


LTV Ethiopia was launched in June 2016.[1] After several month of test broadcasting, regular programming commenced in the spring of 2017. Soon after launching, LTV was named as one of the four channels implicated by the Ethiopian Broadcasting Authority for operating in the country without a proper local license.[2]


  • LTV Show - Interviews of prominent Ethiopians[3]
  • Made in Ethiopia - showcasing the best in Ethiopian creation
  • LTV News - New Program focused on the current events
  • Ethio Planet - Documentary style nature program
  • Niud
  • Let's go with Meti - travel program hosted by Meti
  • Lebamoch
  • Diplomacy
  • Wedefit


LTV Ethiopia is a US-based company owned by Dr. Gemechis Buba.[3]


  1. ^ a b Worku, Leulseged (9 June 2016). "Ethiopia: LTV, Ethiopian Satellite TV Station Launched". All Africa. Retrieved 30 August 2017.
  2. ^ Hailemariam, Berhane (April 15, 2018). "Ethiopia: Nahoo, EBS Secure Local Licenses Ending Debate". All Africa.
  3. ^ a b "Shows". LTV Ethiopia.