The Total Energies CAF Africa Cup of Nations is a celebration of African talent and passion. Pay Television Company StarTimes Media is joining the celebration by delivering this experience to homes across the continent after acquiring the rights to broadcast all the 52 matches, along with all CAF Events in 2024.
StarTimes Media Kenya, CEO, Jimmy Carter Luo, says the significant investment in the broadcasting rights for AFCON 2023 and CAF Events underscores StarTimes’ dedication to supporting and promoting African sports noting that the Pay Television Company aims to bring the thrill and excitement of AFCON to an even broader audience, fostering a sense of unity and pride across the continent.
The matches are scheduled to kick off on January 13 and conclude on February 11, 2024, in Cote d’Ivoire with StarTimes’ rights encompassing all CAF Events in 2024, covering Anglophone and Lusophone Countries in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Carter, said: “We are delighted to announce that StarTimes has secured the broadcasting rights for AFCON 2023, representing a significant milestone for the company as we continue to bring the best in sports entertainment to our viewers.”
StarTimes Media Kenya, Head of PR and Content Syndication, Myke Mwai says Kenyans will have opportunity to view the games on World football channel, sport premium, sport arena, sport live and sport focus channels on Startimes
“StarTimes boasts a stellar track record in delivering high-quality sports coverage to millions of viewers across Africa. We have consistently demonstrated a commitment to enhancing the viewing experience for football enthusiasts by employing cutting-edge technology and offering comprehensive coverage,” said Mwai.
He emphasized StarTimes’ continuous collaboration with CAF, having previously broadcasted the 2019-2022 AFCON and the 2020 CHAN, solidifying their position as a reliable sports broadcaster.