Tag Archives: Star Times

StarTimes adds channels in Nigeria

Africa’s digital TV service provider, StarTimes has added a new exciting entertainment channel, Sony SAB and a new audience-engaging documentary series titled Nigerians in China showing on StarTimes popular Hausa channel, Dadin Kowa. Sony SAB Channel is a classic Indian general entertainment and comedy-centric television channel. With its premiere on StarTimes (DTT Channel 509, DTH [...]

StarTimes ajoute des chaînes au Nigeria

Le fournisseur de services de télévision numérique en Afrique StarTimes a ajouté une nouvelle chaîne de divertissement, Sony SAB et une nouvelle série documentaire intitulée Nigerians in China sur la chaîne populaire Hausa, Dadin Kowa. Sony SAB Channel est une chaîne de télévision indienne de divertissement général et de comédie. Avec sa première sur StarTimes [...]

StarSat adds Sony SAB channel as from the 1st December

StarTimes’ StarSat is introducing the new Sony SAB channel on its Indian package as from the 1st December. Sony SAB is the first channel from the Sony Entertainment network of TV channels that will be available on StarSat. Sony Pictures Television already runs the Sony Channel and Sony MAX channels on DStv in South Africa. [...]

StarSat ajoute la chaîne Sony SAB à partir du 1er Décembre

StarTimes de StarSat lance la nouvelle chaîne Sony SAB dans son offre indienne à partir du 1er Décembre. Sony SAB est la première chaîne de Sony Entertainment qui sera disponible sur StarSat. Sony Pictures Television gère déjà les chaînes Sony Channel et Sony MAX sur DStv en Afrique du Sud. De plus, Sony SAB sera [...]

StarTimes South Africa in limbo

StarTimes faces an uncertain future in South Africa just two years after taking over troubled pay-TV provider Top TV – threatening staff redundancies as a result of “difficult economic circumstances.” Company Chief Executive Officer Mike Dearham announced in an internal memo on the 10 September that StarTimes will have to take drastic measures to cut [...]

Star Times picks content from Kanal D

Star Times, pay-television platform in Africa has signed a content deal with Kanal D, a nation-wide television channel in Turkey. Star Times has secured two mini-drama series namely Love and Secrets. The programmes will be broadcast on prime-time slots on Star Novela E and Star Series E channels. Both the titles will be dubbed into [...]

Kenya bars Star Times, Zuku from airing World Cup

The Kenyan High Court has barred two digital television companies- Chinese pay-TV operator, Star Times Media and Wananchi Group-owned pay-TV platform, Zuku TV, from airing the World Cup matches. The decision comes after public broadcaster, Kenya Broadcasting Corporation ( KBC), last week slapped a court order on the two broadcasters and claimed to be the [...]