Tag Archives: AUB

AUB and Canal+ join forces to fight against Television Signal piracy

Television Signal piracy is a real shortfall for the audiovisual industry nowadays. During the African Nations Championship held in Cameroon in January-February 2021, opportunity was given to the African Union of Broadcasting to (re) take stock of satellite and online piracy, during broadcast time. Out of 32 games delivered in 21 days, several were screened [...]

AUB gets FTA rights for the 2022 World Cup in Sub-Saharan Africa

The African Union of Broadcasting (AUB) inked a deal with FIFA to manage the free-to-air rights for the qualifying matches for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in 17 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa. AUB thus becomes through this deal the exclusive partner for the commercialisation of the rights in Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Congo, [...]

African Union of Broadcasting prioritises Digital Migration

Rwanda hosted the General Assembly of the African Union of Broadcasting (AUB). The assembly started with a forum for journalists, which took place on March 12-13, and drew communication ministers and chief executives from all over the continent. The New Times Julius Bizimungu caught up with Grégoire Ndjaka, the director general of AUB, who shared insights on what [...]

African Media should produce more local content – AUB Rwanda

Rwanda hosted the 11th General Assembly of the African Union of Broadcasting (AUB), which drew participants from over 40 countries to deliberate on issues surrounding the broadcasting business landscape. The meeting was graced by President Paul Kagame and the president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), Ahmad Ahmad. The New Times’ Julius Bizimungu sat down with [...]