StarTimes Issues Stern Warning Over Unlicensed Broadcast Of Football Leagues


Official broadcaster holders of the UEFA Europa League,German Bundesliga and French Ligue 1, StarTimes has warned media houses and individuals to desist from illegally broadcasting football leagues from henceforth.

A stern warning has been issued through a communique’ to broadcasting of football games inappropriately on both traditional and social media.Radio commentary of matches is not exempted.

A statement signed and released by Head of Marketing at StarTimes Ghana, Akofa Djankui read:

“StarTimes is by this communique calling on all Television stations to cease and desist from unlicensed broadcast of the UEFA Europa LeaguemGerman Bundesliga and FrenchLigue 1.

“As the official broadcaster of the Eropa League, German Bundesliga and French Ligue 1, we hold the exclusive rights to  airing of the content on the Television and OTT live online streaming for the territory Ghana.

“StarTimes will take strong and active measures towards the enforcement of our copyright and will pursue criminal and civil actions against any media house which continues to broadcast illegally”



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