Popular cable TV company, MultiChoice Africa has announced the dedication of a special channel on its platforms to the tribute of legendary boxer, Mohammed Ali, who died on Saturday, June 4, 2016.

In a statement by the company, the tribute channel will broadcast the legend’s greatest fights, interviews and documentaries about his life till Sunday, June 12, 2016.

It was further explained that the channel will pop-up on all packages and bouquet on the platform but will be shutdown on after a week of running at 11:30am CAT.

Speaking on the death of the legendary boxer, Jenkins Alumona, the boss of Flykite Promotions - producers of the GOTv Boxing Night, stressed that the death of the legendary boxer has brought to an end a chapter in the world's boxing history.