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StarTimes launches e-shopping platform ‘StarTimes GO’ in Sub-Saharan Africa

As people are recommended to stay at home, shopping can become a challenge for some families. To solve such a problem, StarTimes is launching an interactive e-shopping platform of premium selection named StarTimes GO. A programme of the same name will be on air on StarTimes channels, offering an access to the no-touch TOP shopping [...]

WarnerMedia and StarTimes ink new agreement to distribute Warner TV and CNN International brands in Francophone Africa

WarnerMedia continues its deployment in French-speaking Africa with the launch of two of its reference brands with the digital television operator StarTimes in Burundi, Guinea, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Madagascar, Rwanda, Côte d’Ivoire, Central African Republic, Mali, Cameroon and Congo. Warner TV and CNN International thus enrich the group’s portfolio already available in StarTimes [...]

StarTimes to air ‘Concert for a Healthy Planet’ in support of WHO

StarTimes will broadcast an event tagged “Concert for a Healthy Planet” in support of the World Health Organization (WHO) and the COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund for WHO. The online concert headed by the Grammy Award Winner, Ricky Kej LIVE at One Page Spotlight will be broadcasted on Wednesday, April 22 at 3:30 pm on StarTimes [...]

GES 24-hour learning channel now available on StarTimes in Ghana

StarTimes has introduced a new channel to its DTH platform to motivate Ghanaian students to learn from home during the Coronavirus pandemic. The Ghana Learning TV, is a new 24-hour channel launched by the Ghana Education Service (GES) and it is geared towards distance learning for Senior High School and Junior High School students. StarTimes [...]

StarTimes to provide one-month free subscription in Nigeria

StarTimes Nigeria is offering a one-month free to view service for four local television stations on its platform for active and non-active subscribers. The local stations include the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), Silverbird News 24, Channels Television (AIT), and Africa Independent Television (AIT). StarTimes also announced the debut of the nations leading entertainment station, Ebony [...]

StarTimes launched an Educational TV in Nigeria

StarTimes launched a new and unique educational television programme for students and children called Home Schooling which is now live on StarTimes ST Kids Channel. With the new programme, children will get educated while enjoying choice content on the StarTimes television channel. According to a statement: the Home-schooling educational channel will air every Monday to [...]

StarTimes offers free access to over 100 channels on its platform

As the coronavirus epidemic spreads across Africa, WHO advises people to stay at home and avoid unnecessary exits. In this context, StarTimes has decided to make available to all Africans and free of charge more than 100 local and international channels on its StarTimes ON streaming application. Among these channels, local and international news channels [...]

StarTimes moves Sanyuka TV to cheapest package

StarTimes has recently announce the move of Sanyuka TV to the cheapest package tier to allow more domestic fans watch coverage of footballs Uganda Premier League. The channel has now been placed in the Nova tier which is the most affordable of StarTimes three packages. StarTimes correspondent announced the only way we can achieve this [...]

‘Nina Novelas’ now available on StarTimes

TV channel Nina Novelas is available on StarTimes platform since March 06th, 2020. Nina Novelas is a 100% Telenovelas channel offering the best Telenovelas from Africa, Brazil, and the rest of world to the fans of the genre. Nina Novelas provides a rich program, 24/7 and an environment in which the modern African women can [...]

StarTimes to make football a priority in Africa

StarTimes continues to make football content a priority since it started to offer pay-TV services on the continent in 2008. During the last couple of months, StarTimes started to broadcast ESPN and ESPN 2. Apart from NBA, the US channels broadcast several football championships, Dutch Eredivisie, English EFL, Turkish Süper Lig, Scottish SPFL or the [...]