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Guardian: HotSports wins Egypt 2019 AFCON marketing rights

It said the deal would be sealed with the Nigerian Television Authority at a signing ceremony in Abuja today.
24.05.19 | Interesting article at Guardian

Nigeria’s HotSports Media Group has won the rights to market the 32nd African Cup of Nations starting in Cairo on June 21. It will broadcast on terrestrial television channels across Nigeria, the company has announced.

It said the deal would be sealed with the Nigerian Television Authority at a signing ceremony in Abuja today.

The Africa Cup of Nations is the biggest football tournament in the continent, which Nigerian fans look forward to perhaps even much more than the FIFA World Cup.

This year’s edition in Egypt, which will kick off in Cairo on June 21 and run till July 19, is expected to catch the attention of billions of TV viewers in the continent and across the world with HotSports bringing all the 52 matches from the group stage to the showpiece final to the fans in their homes, viewing centres and other relaxation sports.