UBC in talks to broadcast Afcon on credit

Monday 1 July 2019 | 12:26 CET | News
It has since been established that UBC started broadcasting the tournament under the assumption that the Ugandan government would provide the money for the broadcast rights. UBC recently wrote to parliament asking for funding to be able to telecast the tournament since the national soccer team Uganda Cranes is also featuring after a 41-year absence. In the letter, UBC's Managing Director Winston Agaba said that UBC had negotiated with the African Union of Broadcasting (AUB), which finally gave them a 53 percent discount from the initial offer.

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