It was confirmed by the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) that all 52 matches of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations would be televised.
This was verified by the TV station in a tweet on Wednesday morning.
It stated that, in order to broadcast the games, it and Afro Sports signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU).
“Newsflash: NTA signs memorandum of understanding with Afro Sports for transmission of 52 matches of Africa Cup of Nations in Cote d’Ivoire,” it read.
Most football fans in the nation will be relieved to hear this, as they have been wondering how they will watch the AFCON this year.
Super Sports would not televised the tournament, as Multiple sources had previously confirmed after losing the rights bidding.
This Saturday marks the start of the AFCON, with hosts Cote d’Ivoire playing against Guinea-Bissau.