Tag Archives: StarTimes

StarTimes Subscribers to have free upgrade on Bouquets in Africa

StarTimes, pay TV Company, is offering a free upgrade on all its bouquets for subscribers on the antenna and Dish platform for the upcoming Easter celebration. According to the company, the promotion is to create awareness for content on higher bouquets during and after the Easter holiday. Explaining further, Qasim Elegbede, the Brand & Marketing [...]

StarTimes well poised for the digital advertising revolution in Africa

Michael Dearham Group Senior Consultant at StarTimes shed some light on the digital advertising in Africa, and the way StarTimes has braced itself for it. The rapid evolution of Ads becoming organic with data at the core compels us to improve our capacity in fields of data science the Senior consultant commented about the companys [...]

StarTimes introduces pay-per-day and pay-as-you-watch services in Nigeria

A new and exciting viewing experience is here for consumers of pay television (pay-TV) services in Nigeria. With the introduction of pay-per-day or pay-as-you-watch service by StarTimes, the latest entrant into the pay-TV market has warmed itself into the hearts of subscribers. This market strategy, which targets low income subscribers, may have ignited a fresh [...]

StarTimes inches away from securing EPL broadcast rights

StarTimes, the Chinese Pay TV giants, getting close to bag the rights of the Ethopian Premier League (EPL). Negotiations with StarTimes are believed to be at an advanced stage and once clubs agree on formula for revenue sharing and a separate deal with the federation is finalized then ink will be put to paper. With [...]

StarTimes to establish its presence in Guinea

China has signed an agreement with the West African nation of Guinea to bring satellite-TV services to more than 300 villages. The agreement is part of Chinas plan to provide such services to 10,000 villages in 25 African countries by the end of 2018. StarTimes Vice President Guo Ziqi said that the company will provide [...]

Arewa 24 Hausa Language Channel debuts on StarTimes

To meet the growing demands of its Hausa subscribers across the country, Pay TV provider StarTimes Nigeria has announced the listing of Hausa language channel Arewa 24 to its bouquet without extra charges for subscribers. The new content offering available on Channel 138 on Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) and all StarTimes bouquets, is an all-Hausa [...]

Love World Plus debuts on StarTimes

To ensure that customers receive the best possible access to great entertainment it promised, digital Pay TV company StarTimes, has added new channel, Love World Plus to its bouquet without extra charges to subscribers. The new content offering is a religious channel for Christian to enjoy Christmas carols, religious teachings, Christmas drama and other related [...]

StarTimes to air FIFA Club World Cup

StarTimes is bringing the live coverage of the 2017 FIFA Club World Cup to all football enthusiasts. As part of its commitment to broadcast sporting content to its growing number of subscribers, the Pay TV company has promised to broadcast the remaining matches of the 2017 FIFA Club World Cup in the country. The tournament [...]

StarTimes will show 2018 World Cup draw live

Pay TV network, StarTimes will show todays 2018 FIFA World Cup draw live to the homes of its subscribers. To satisfy its customers, StarTimes has promised to deliver all the moments and drama of the draw from the concert hall of the State Kremlin Palace, with a capacity of 6,000.  Brands and Marketing Director of [...]

StarTimes secured deal to broadcast 2018 FIFA Club World Cup

StarTimes, the Chinese owned Pay TV firm has acquired exclusive media rights for FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017& 2018 in Sub-Saharan Africa to be staged in the United Arab Emirates in December this year. FIFA Club World Cup is an international club football tournament between the champion clubs from each of the six continental [...]