Pay Television Company StarTimes Media will be broadcasting live the highly anticipated African Cup of Nations set to be played in Cote d’Ivoire 2023, along with all CAF Events in 2024.
The matches are scheduled to kick off on January 13 and conclude on February 11, 2024.
StarTimes’ rights encompass all CAF Events in 2024, covering Anglophone and Lusophone Countries in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Jimmy Carter Luo, the CEO of StarTimes Media Kenya, expressed his enthusiasm during the announcement, stating:
“We are delighted to announce that StarTimes has secured the broadcasting rights for AFCON 2023. This represents a significant milestone for the company as we continue to bring the best in sports.”
He spoke at the StarTimes office on Tuesday.
He emphasized the role of AFCON as a celebration of African talent and passion.
“With this exclusive acquisition, fans across Sub-Saharan Africa can immerse themselves in the excitement and drama of AFCON 2023 and other CAF Events.”
He added that the significant investment in the broadcasting rights for AFCON 2023 and CAF Events underscores StarTimes’ dedication to supporting and promoting African sports.
Myke Mwai head of PR and content syndication highlighted the upcoming AFCON 2023, hosted in Ivory Coast, as a spectacle featuring 24 nations competing in 52 thrilling matches.
He said that Kenyans will have the opportunity to view the games.
StarTimes has previously broadcasted the 2019-2022 AFCON and the 2020 CHAN.