Sanyuka Prime, Next Media’s premium local sports channel, will officially broadcast the highly anticipated TOTAL Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) 2023 tournament.
This is possible because of the partnership between StarTimes Uganda and Sanyuka Prime that extends to broadcasting the TOTAL Energies AFCON 2023 to ensure an unparalleled viewing experience for fans worldwide. The two entities have worked together before to bring you the UFO Africa Cup of Nations, CHAN 2022 and the StarTimes Uganda Premier League.
Scheduled to take place in Cotê D’Ivoire from January 13th to February 11th, 2024, the Africa Cup of Nations celebrates African football, bringing together 24 nations to showcase talent and resilience.
Sanyuka Prime will broadcast all 52 matches live, offering three daily games with Luganda commentary, match analysis, and engaging fan interactions; the channel promises a captivating journey from the opening ceremony to the grand finale. Viewers can expect daily highlights and enticing prizes throughout the tournament.
To cater to diverse audience preferences, Sanyuka Prime is accessible through Startimes Decoder, the satellite platform, and the Startimes Go mobile app. This flexibility ensures fans can enjoy the action on their preferred devices, whether at home or on the go.
Joe Kigozi, Next Media Deputy Group CEO, “Sanyuka Prime is the ultimate destination for AFCON 2023, promising viewers a front-row seat to the football extravaganza. Beyond live matches, the channel will deliver daily highlights, replays, Luganda commentary, and interactive fan engagement. We encourage all football enthusiasts to stay tuned for an immersive experience of excitement and surprises throughout the tournament”.
Meanwhile, NBS Sport, Uganda’s 24/7 sports channel, will broadcast a selection of matches, providing a unique perspective on the tournament’s coverage. The combination of Sanyuka Prime and NBS Sport allows fans to tailor their viewing experience based on preferences and match importance.
Sanyuka Prime is accessible on Startimes Channel 251 (Antenna) and 238 (Satellite), while NBS Sport can be found on Startimes Channel 255 for those tuning in.