Tag Archives: StarTimes

St Nollywood kicked off on StarTimes in Africa

The top-ranked digital Pay TV Company, StarTimes have introduced the listing of ST Nollywood Plus as promised to ensure that subscribers have access to the best possible entertainment. St Nollywood is available on channel 13 on classic bouquet and it is a movie focused and global entertainment channel. The Brand and Marketing Director, Qasim Elegbede, [...]

StarTimes launches Pay-Per-View service

Pay TV channels vendor has staggered its prices for various bouquets enabling its clients to pay daily, weekly and monthly. Speaking during the launch, StarTimes Marketing Director Japhet Akhulia also announced launch of Kenyas first mobile TV platform. Users can download the StarTimes app for iOS and Android devices from Apple Store and Google Play [...]

Oga Bello bags movie production deal with StarTimes

Adebayo Salami popularly known by his stage name Oga Bello, is said to have signed a production deal with Nigerias leading pay-TV Company, StarTimes. Although details of the deal have not been made public, it is believed to be a juicy deal worth millions of Naira and will see Oga Bello produce a 26-episode series [...]

StarTimes made a new move for the DSO in Zambia

StarTimes has handed over 2 Outside Broadcast Vans to the Zambian Government. The vans will be used to upgrade the outside live broadcasting capability of Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation (ZNBC), which will enable the national TV station to obtain, edit and transmit high definition signals in real time at outside events. The vans are part [...]

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 [...]