Tag Archives: StarTimes

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 [...]

Discovery offers ‘Real Time’ And ‘Discovery Family’ To StarTimes subscribers across Africa

Discovery, Inc. rolls out channel Real Time across Africa. Since 15 April 2019, the female general entertainment channel is available on StarTimes, alongside Discovery Family which has been accessible on the StarTimes platform since December 2018. The statement follows Discoverys recent renewal with StarTimes earlier this year, which involved the launch of ST Real Time and Discovery [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Plus TV Africa to air on StarTimes

Plus TV, the 24-hour news channel, will be broadcasted on StarTimes. The Pan-African station englobes news in business, politics, sports, entertainment to name a few.  According to Oasim Elegbede, StarTimes Brand and Marketing Director, Plus TV Africa is a proof of our effort in meeting the demand of our subscribers seeking for more news and [...]

Unilag rolls out first campus TV on StarTimes

The University of Lagos, Unilag has rolled out its television station, Channel 184 on StarTimes Digital Broadcasting Channel. Unilag is the first university to introduce a campus TV not only in Nigeria, but in West Africa. Speaking at the launch, the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, declared the official launch of the institutions TV after two years [...]

StarTimes offers set-top boxes to its media partners in Guinea

StarTimes has recently offered several decoders and two years of subscription to its Guinean media partners for their support and collaboration for promoting their services According to the Director of Startimes, Qiao Ying, 2018 was a special year for StarTimes which marked its 30th years of existence and 10 years of penetration in Africa. Qiao [...]