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IOC wants ‘equitable’ broadcast payment schedules,also make advance payments to smaller Federations

The International Olympic Committee will find ways and means to look for an “equitable solution” with rights-holding broadcasters over payment schedules for rights to the postponed Tokyo Olympic Games, says Timo Lumme, Managing Director of Television and Marketing Services an IOC The Tokyo Olympics were postponed until 2021 following talks between Japan’s Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe, and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) President, Thomas […]

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Coronavirus: Sporting Activities Disrupted Across Africa

By Eric Oteng The coronavirus pandemic continues to disrupt sporting calendars around the world and Africa in particularly. Last week, the Confederation of African Football – Caf issued a press release stating that it was maintaining the organisation of all its competitions on the continent despite the threat of COVID-19. But the continued spread of […]

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Fighting HIV Through Tennis: 250 Youth Empowered

By Esther Muwonge 250 Ugandan youth over the weekend completed a tennis training program designed to empower them in the fight against HIV/Aids.  Dubbed ‘the Arthur Ashe Tennis Program’ – the initiative was implemented by the U.S. Mission in partnership with the Tartan Burners Athletic Club, the Uganda Tennis Association – UTA as well as […]