Public broadcaster RTI has launched its brand-new television channel, RTI 3. Radio Télévision Ivoirienne (RTI) launched the channel, which will start broadcasting on February 16. The Ivorian Prime Minister, Amadou Gon Coulibaly inaugurated the third channel RTI3. The head of government was accompanied by Sidi Touré, Minister of Communication and Media as well as the director general of the RTI, Fausséni Dembélé.
“I am delighted with the launch of this channel dedicated to young fans of sport and music. Beyond entertainment, this channel must also be able to participate in the education of our populations, “declared the Head of Government, Amadou Gon Coulibaly.
With the start of the activities of “RTI 3”, Amadou Gon Coulibaly also hailed the opportunity which is offered to around 70 young people to get their first job.
The new channel will join the New Ivorian Channel (NCI) and A +, as soon as its programs are launched, on the Ivorian digital television platform.