Broadcast In Brief:
- Access Bank Plc, has undertaken the sponsorship of the broadcast of UEFA competitions to the Nigerian public for the current UEFA season. This development follows HITV's acquisition of the broadcast right for UEFA competitions for the 2009/2010 and 2010/2011 seasons following a keenly contested bid.
- Pope Benedict XVI provided a 'Prayer of the Rosary with Africa and for Africa' in the Paul VI Hall, at the Vatican. The ceremony was dedicated to reconciliation, justice and peace. The transmission was operated by Telespazio, the Vatican TV center and the Vatican radio and broadcast via satellite link to other university students in Cairo (Egypt), Nairobi (Kenya), Khartoum (Sudan), Antananarivo (Madagascar), Johannesburg (South Africa), Onitsha (Nigeria), Kinshasa (Democratic Republic of the Congo), Maputo (Mozambique) and Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso).