AUB's Workshop on Sports Broadcasting Rights kicked off in Yaoundé, Cameroon
Cameroon's Minister of Communication, Mr. René Emmanuel Sadi (Middle) chaired the opening ceremony at Hotel Djeuga Palace, in Yaoundé. He was assisted by the Secretary General of the Ministry of Communication, Professor Félix Zogo (Right)
Here is an excerpt of the AUB Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Grégoire Ndjaka's Welcome Speech.
"Honorable Minister, Spokesman of the government of the Republic of Cameroon,
Mr. Secretary General of the Ministry of Communication;
Mr. Director General of Comoros Television,
Dear Delegates and colleagues,
On behalf of the AUB President, Mr. Raymond TSHEKO, Director General of DBS Botwsana,
The eleven (11) members of the AUB Executive Board;
And the AUB Management;
I would like, from the bottom of my heart, to welcome his Honorable Minister of Communication, spokesman of the government of the Republic of Cameroon, Mr. René Emmanuel SADI and you all,
You who have made several miles to come to acquire and share with your colleagues, quality knowledge in the exploitation of broadcast rights of major sports events.
This year’s edition of the AUB Marketing capacity building workshop organized in the capital city of Cameroon, land of hospitality, friendship and Africa in miniature, will be another opportunity offered to our members in order to clarify their doubts and familiarize themselves with broadcast rights acquisition.
Believe us, we are aware of the challenges encountered by your respective organizations and countries in acquiring broadcast rights of Major sporting events.
Download complete speech here