Tag Archives: StarTimes

African Movie Channel Series return to StarTimes

African Movie Channel has launched the African Movie Channel Series (AMC Series) on the StarTimes platforms. AMC Series is a premium 24-hour African entertainment channel, showcasing TV soaps, comedy and drama mainly from Nigeria as well as from all over Africa.  AMC Series viewers will also have exclusive access to various AMC in-house productions like [...]

StarTimes to broadcast 2019 Fiba Basketball World Cup

StarTimes will air the 2019 Fiba Basketball World Cup until September 15. The extended tournament which will be taking place for the first time in China will bring together 32 teams where Africa is being represented by Angola, Cote dIvoire, Nigeria, Senegal and Tunisia. StarTimes Regional Marketing Director Aldrine Nsubuga said: We are excited to [...]

StarTimes to broadcast UEFA Euro 2020 in Sub Saharan Africa

StarTimes has secured transmission rights for UEFA Euro 2020 as well as Qualifiers to EURO 2020, UEFA Nations League 2020/21 and European Qualifiers to FIFA World Cup 2022. between 2019 and 2020 for countries across sub-Saharan Africa, excluding South Africa, and on all media platforms. StarTimes Sports Director, Shi Maochu said that StarTimes is proud [...]

StarTimes invested $1.9m for new TV channel in Kenya

StarTimes Media is developing a new content in Kenya which will target mainly women with local programs. Rembo TV will be available across Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda and will have reality shows and has a language policy for its content that is set to ensure that 60 percent, 30 percent and 10 percent of programs [...]

StarTimes offers free kids channels

StarTimes just announced a week of free viewing for all its kids channels over the holiday period from August 1 to 7. According to the company, this is aimed at entertaining, educating, and providing informative content for children during the holiday period without subscription. Commenting the latest move, StarTimes Public Relations manager, Kunmi Balogun, said, [...]

VSKIT collaborates with StarTimes to launch Nigeria’s TV show, ‘Voice to Fame’

Short video sharing platform, VSKIT has partnered with Digital cable TV, StarTimes, to launch the maiden edition of Voice to Fame, a dubbing competition in Nigeria. The TV show will be available on Sunday. The show will see eight contestants challenging celebrities, for a chance to win a grand prize of N2 million. The Voice to [...]

StarTimes partners with MLW to air ‘Fusion’ in Africa

Major League Wrestling has recently announced it has entered into an agreement to broadcast its flagship weekly hour-long program MLW Fusion non-exclusively in Africa on StarTimes. The partnership will commence this summer with weekly episodes of MLW FUSION. The African region is extremely important to Major League Wrestling, and we are thrilled to begin this [...]

StarTimes to broadcast the International Champions Cup 2019

Pay television service broadcaster, StarTimes is set to broadcast the 2019 International Champions Cup (ICC) from July 17th to August 10th. The tournament was first organised in 2013 where some of the biggest clubs in the football arena played friendlies around the world. There will be 12 most iconic and influential clubs included in 2019 [...]

StarTimes launched new telenovela Asintado

StarTimes announced the debut of Asintado, a new telenovela series which will be aired on Novela E Plus, every Friday to Sunday at 6:50pm. Based on critics, the new telenovela is said to be a mind-blowing, intriguing and a nonstop one of a kind watching experience. The story behind the series focuses on a tight [...]

StarTimes adds Bollywood channel StarLife to its bouquet

StarTimes have announced the introduction of StarLife, a popular Bollywood Channel to its list of channels under its entertainment section for its subscribers who enjoy Bollywood content. During the press conference, Qasim Elegbede, the Brand & Marketing Director, said StarLife will showcase only the best family dramas, blockbuster movies, series, celebrity dance shows and more [...]