Thursday, June 7, 2012

Watch London Olympics live on YouTube in Ethiopia, 63 other countries

London Olympics
The International Olympic Committee will broadcast the live coverage of the London Olympics to 64 countries in Africa and Asia on its YouTube channel.

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) said it will live stream 2,200 hours of coverage on its YouTube channel, aimed at countries where digital broadcast rights have not been sold.

The free coverage will include live sports events and highlights and can be accessed online or on smartphones and devices.

The countries include Ethiopia, Angola, Ivory Coast and Zambia in Africa, and Afghanistan, Pakistan, Thailand and Singapore in Asia.
The live stream will consist of English language commentary. It will include 10 live feeds from 9 am to 11 pm London time and a 24-hour broadcast of the Olympic News Channel.

The Sub-Saharan African territories where the telecast will be on a non-exclusive basis are Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Democratic Republic of Congo, Republic of Congo, Cote d'Ivoire, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

No comments:

Post a Comment