logoBC
Yaoundé - 07 February 2023 -
Public management

FIFA threatens to suspend CRTV’s rights to broadcast World Cup matches

FIFA threatens to suspend CRTV’s rights to broadcast World Cup matches
  • Comments   -   Thursday, 24 November 2022 16:26

(Business in Cameroon) - The International Federation of Football Association (FIFA) threatens to cut off the broadcast signals of the 2022 World Cup to the Cameroonian TV channel CRTV.

 "Since this tournament started, several national broadcasters have been using the same signal to satisfy their audience. These irresponsible practices that are against our laws have gotten the attention of FIFA and the institution is now threatening to suspend the signal if CRTV does not end the pirating of its signal by non-authorized operators,” the CRTV MD Charles Ndongo wrote.

He specifies that any partial or total broadcast of the matches by non-approved broadcasters could therefore lead to the suspension of the signal of the public media. To prevent this from happening, Charles Ndongo says violators will face legal proceedings provided for by the regulations in force.

Let’s recall that CRTV has acquired exclusive broadcasting rights in Cameroon for 28 of the 64 World Cup matches.

S.A.

british-oriole-resources-confirms-lithium-discovery-in-cameroon
British mining company Oriole Resources confirmed this week the discovery of lithium pegmatites in the Adamaoua and Littoral regions of...
cameroon-adc-enters-the-regional-stock-exchange
State company Aéroports du Cameroun announced it is entering the regional stock market (Bvmac), becoming the first state-owned company to do so. The...
cameroon-welcomes-a-delegation-of-british-investors
Cameroon welcomed this week a delegation of British economic operators, who came to explore investment opportunities in the country.  According to...
orange-cameroon-approves-cfa150bn-expansion-investment
Orange Cameroon announced an investment plan of CFA150 billion to expand and upgrade its network over the next five years. Patrick Benon, the Managing...

Mags frontpage


Business in Cameroon n110: April 2022

Covid-19, war in Europe: Some Cameroonian firms will suffer


Albert Zeufack: “Today, the most important market is in Asia”


Investir au Cameroun n120: Avril 2022

Covid-19, guerre en Europe : des entreprises camerounaises vont souffrir


Albert Zeufack: « Le marché le plus important aujourd’hui, c’est l’Asie »