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Sports Rights  |  CAF's Newly Elected President, Patrice Motsepe, Prioritises TV Rights

In 2019, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) cancelled its media and marketing rights agreement with Lagardere Sports and Entertainment. Since then, the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers, Champions League and Confederation Cup matches have not been broadcast.  Newly elected ...
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Sports Rights  |  Infront Secures FTA Rights To The English Premier League Until 2024/25

The Premier Leagues said it had extended its contract with the Wanda Sports Group Company, Infront, until the end of the 2024/25 season.  The deal is inclusive of Free-To-Air (FTA) rights across sub-Saharan Africa. According to reports, Premier League has ...
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TV RIGHTS | Premier League Agrees MENA Broadcast Deal With beIN Sports

The Premier League have announced that it has struck a TV rights deal for the Middle East and North African (MENA) region with the Qatari broadcaster, beIN Sports for the TV rights to English premier league games up until 2025. ...

SuperSports Signs To Broadcast The English Premier League (EPL) Until 2025

The English Premier League and Multichoice SuperSport have agreed to renew their broadcasting agreement, which now gives the PayTV company the rights to continue showing Premier League matches until 2025.   The broadcasting rights have been confirmed to extend across ...

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 ...

Egypt Acquires Rights To Broadcast 22 World Cup Games On National TV

The World Cup frenzy is at its peak, and Egypt and FIFA has finally agreed that 22 of the 64 World Cup games will be aired on its National TV. This decision finally came through after the talks between both ...

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 ...

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’s Kwese And Canal+ In Sports Broadcast Rights Marriage

Econet Media’s Kwese announces that it has signed broadcasting rights deal with Canal Plus, the French top cable TV channel. Mr Joseph Hundah, President & CEO of Econet Media says his company is delighted to be able to provide basketball ...