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Sports Rights  |  Senegal: Canal Plus Sport To Provide Live Screening of Boxing Gala

Vivendi Sports is expanding its reach in Africa. The group specialises in the creation and carrying out of sporting events and was previously responsible for organising a cycling race authorised by the Union Cycliste Internationale in Cameroon. Now Vivendi Sport ...

Radio Broadcasting  |  UK's Talksport Takes Premier League To Kenya With Radio Africa Group

Talksports, a UK-based sport broadcasting radio station, have entered into an agreement with Kenya's Radio Africa Group to broadcast commentary of the English Premier League across Kenya in English and Swahili. Talksport has the international audio/radio broadcast rights and currently ...

ESPN Returns To Africa With Econet Media's Kwese Sports

Kwese Sports and ESPN are launching an exclusive channel on Kwese TV bouquet.  Sources reveal that the new channel is to broadcast some of the most comprehensive sports. The channel will also provide the latest news, updates and diverse sports ...

SuperSport To Launch Dedicated eSports Channel

SuperSport has announced that it will be launching a dedicated eSport channel with GINX. According to Gideon Khobane, CEO of SuperSport, "as the company is now competing squarely in the domain of the internet... the GINX offering is being developed ...

The Confederation Of African Football (CAF) Says Deal With Lagardere Did Not Break Competition Law

The Egyptian Competition Authority said it had referred Caf president Issa Hayatou to prosecutors for investigation on claims that the deal with Lagardere Sports for broadcasting rights to several African football tournaments is illegal. However, in a statement released by ...

Econet Media In Shopping Mode - Purchased TV Channels In Nigeria, Ghana, Uganda And Maybe In Tanzania

Details emanating from the company suggest that it has finalised its acquisition of Viasat 1, a Ghanaian free-to-air (FTA) terrestrial channel.   Modern Times Group (MTG), the digital entertainment company in Sweden owns Viasat 1. The purchase of Viasat1 and ...

African Footballer Of The Year Award Ceremony - Live On The BBC

The "African Footballer of the Year Award" announcement will be carried live by the BBC Word News will be broadcasted on Monday 12 December 2016 at 19:30. The live show will commence with a segment displaying profiles of African players, ...

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