Category Archives: Pay TV

Arcadia Premium TV to be available on StarTimes

Arcadia Premium Television will make its debut on StarTimes channel 176. According to its founders, Olamide Yousuph and Akintunde Marinho, the official roll out of Arcadia Premium TV will take place in June. Yousuph said, Its always difficult to change the existing power structure, but like it or not, change is coming for the cable [...]

1Magic will now be accessible on DStv Compact Plus

The channel, which was available only to DStv Premium subscribers will now be available on DStv Compact Plus. The package will be 36.91 USD (R519) per month, 46.16 USD (R649) on a price lock deal for 24 months, and at 406.04 (R5 709) as a once off annual deal.  The CEO of M-Net, Nkateko Mabaso [...]

StarTimes and MTN partnered for mobile internet

StarTimes Nigeria and MTN has partnered together to offer mobile internet to its subscribers on the network a special data bundle known as StarTimes ON mobile app.   With the video streaming bundles on StarTimes, subscribers can enjoy unlimited entertainment and video on demand (VOD) service at a cheaper data price than any other network [...]

StarTimes reduced its Pay-TV price in Kenya

StarTimes is reducing its subscription fees for its Kenyan market by 50 per cent. Viewers will be able to view its Nyota bouquet on a daily basis at $0.25 per day.   The monthly subscription fee has dropped from $42 to $22 on its Classic bouquet, and to $7 for the monthly Nyota rate.StarTimes is also [...]

GOtv announced new local content in Nigeria

GOtv has recently announced the new local channels to its subscribers in Jos and Kaduna, Nigeria. The channels will be available to subscribers on GOtv Max and Plus packages. The channels to be added are Spice TV, MiTV, WAP TV, ITV Benin, BISCON, Liberty TV, Tiwan Tiwan, R2TV and Rave. Chief Executive Officer of MultiChoice [...]

StarTimes partners with MTN to offer new services in Nigeria

StarTimes Nigeria has collaborated with MTN to offer mobile Internet subscribers on the platform a special data bundle for StarTimes ON mobile app. With the video Streaming bundles on StarTimes “ON” App, MTN subscribers can access unlimited entertainment and video on demand (VOD) service at a discounted data price than any other network in Nigeria. [...]

StarTimes to emphasize on regional content to enhance viewership in Africa

Chinese pay TV company, StarTimes will concentrate more on local content to enhance its viewership in African countries. The newly appointed regional Marketing Manager, Aldrine Nsubuga has been called to secure homegrown content on local terrestrial platform bouquets to boost viewership among in the African regions. Nsubuga commented, “Local content is key to growth of [...]

Canal+ to deploy its pay TV offer in Ethiopia

Canal + will soon deploy its pay-TV offer in the coming weeks in Ethiopia. The company has reached an agreement with Mr. Teodros for the distribution of the channels of Vivendi’s subsidiary in Ethiopia. The agreement was signed during the visit of French President Emmanuel Macron to Ethiopia. It should be noted that the country’s [...]

StarTimes rolls out Next Generation TV

StarTimes is presenting its newest product, the latest generation of television set, StarTimes Smart TV. The Smart TV offers more than 100 popular applications, including YouTube, Deezer or TED and provides series of free video games for adult or children. The management of StarTimes declared the new product is presented in two sizes, 50 and [...]

Ooredoo announced its new ‘Home Internet’ at no extra cost

Ooredoo will launch its new ‘Home Internet’ plans, a new line-up of ultra fast Home Broadband. This will make the internet five times faster at no additional charge. Qatar homes can access the new plans and Ooredoo has announced, as of today, all existing customers has already upgraded to the new plans which is five [...]