Nigeria to Screen Afcon Final On Local TV

The Broadcasting Organisation of Nigeria has confirmed that Nigerians will be able to watch the final match of the 2013 African Cup of Nations.

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  • Nigeria:  Why We Couldn't Pay for Live Transmission of Afcon 2013 - Maku

    Vanguard, 22 January 2013

    The Minister of Information, Mr Labaran Maku on Monday said that Nigeria's inability to broadcast live matches from the African Nations Cup was in the interest of sports ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  BON Pleads for Patience Over Non Transmission of Afcon Matches

    Leadership, 21 January 2013

    The Chairman of the Broadcasting Organisation of Nigeria (BON), Malam Abubakar Jijiwa, has appealed to Nigerians for their understanding over its inability to transmit live, the ... read more »

  • Nigeria/South Africa:  Why BON Imposes Blackout On Live Coverage of Afcon 2013 - Jijiwa

    Daily Trust, 22 January 2013

    The Chairman of the Broadcasting Organisation of Nigeria (BON), Malam Abubakar Jijiwa, on Monday in Otukpo, Benue, explained why BON is blacking-out the ongoing African Cup of ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Exploitative Price Denies Us Afcon Broadcast Rights - Maku

    Daily Trust, 22 January 2013

    Information Minister Labaran Maku said one of the reasons why the country was unable to secure the broadcast rights of the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations tournament was a highly ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  FG Appeals to Nigerians Over Afcon Blackout

    This Day, 22 January 2013

    The Federal Government Monday appealed to Nigerians over its inability to broadcast live matches from the African Nations Cup in South Africa. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Senate President Calls On BON to Check Members

    This Day, 22 January 2013

    The Senate President, David Mark, has charged the Broadcasting Organisation of Nigeria (BON) to formulate an internal mechanism that will check and sanction member stations that ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Afcon - BON/LC2 Broadcast Rights Talks Deadlocked

    Leadership, 15 January 2013

    The Broadcasting Organisations of Nigeria (BON) on Monday in Abuja said its meeting with LC2 on the 2013 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) broadcast rights had yet to yield results. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Afcon 2013 - Eight Million Euro Stops Nigerian TVs

    Vanguard, 14 January 2013

    The Director General of the Broadcasting Organization of Nigeria (BON), Alhaji Abubakar Jijiwa, has said that the rights for AFCON 2013 tournament in South Africa was over priced. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Nigerian TV Stations May Not Broadcast 2013 Afcon Matches Live - BON

    Daily Trust, 10 January 2013

    The Broadcasting Organisation of Nigeria (BON) yesterday in Abuja said its members may not broadcast live matches of the 2013 African Cup of Nations (AFCON). read more »

  • Nigeria/South Africa:  South Africa 2013 TV Blackout Looms for Nigeria

    This Day, 10 January 2013

    The Africa Cup of Nations might not be broadcast on Nigerian airwaves after the Broadcasting Organisation of Nigeria (BON) admitted a deadlock in its efforts to acquire the TV ... read more »

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