Tag Archives: StarTimes

StarTimes seals broadcast deal with Football Kenya Federation

Football Kenya Federation has sealed an agreement with Chinese media company StarTimes to air next season’s Kenyan Premier League, National Super League and national team matches in a seven-year deal. Last Tuesday afternoon, the boss of Football Kenya Federation, Nick Mwendwa said the deal is worth Sh119.3mn (1.1mn USD) per year. While all national team [...]

StarTimes brings Extreme E channel across Africa

Extreme E, the pioneering electric off-road motor racing series, is set to be broadcast live across the African continent, with the series signing-off on a three-year agreement with digital television operator StarTimes. The deal will see Extreme Es air live to more than 30 African countries including Kenya, Nigeria, Cameroon and Cote dIvoire in English, [...]

WarnerMedia’s TNT channel now available on StarTimes in sub-Saharan Africa

WarnerMedias TNT will now be available on StarTimes DTT Basic Bouquet (channel 047 and 214 in Uganda), and Smart Bouquet on DTH (channel 186). Media and entertainment company WarnerMedia has rolled out its Hollywood channel TNT on digital TV operator StarTimes in English speaking sub-Saharan Africa countries. StarTimes subscribers in over 10 countries including Cameroon, [...]

StarTimes to air Canadian Premier League 2020 to the African audience

MEDIAPRO Canada has inked a distribution agreement with StarTimes for the broadcast of the Canadian Premier Leagues Island Games tournament currently taking place in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. StarTimes will air seven first-round CPL games, the six playoff matches and the grand final on its ST Sports Life channel accessible on the StarTimes satellite and [...]

StarTimes secures La Liga rights until 2024

Digital TV operator StarTimes has announced its acquisition of LaLiga Santander broadcasting rights until 2024 across sub-Saharan Africa. The company has secured the transmission rights of the Spanish top league, which will be broadcast in French language across its media platforms for paid subscribers in 47 territories. “We are delighted to have secured the broadcast [...]

StarTimes bags UEFA Nations League broadcast rights for Sub-Saharan Africa

Pay television operator StarTimes has secured the broadcast rights for the 2020/21 UEFA Nations League that will begin on 3rd September. StarTimes has seized transmission rights across all media platforms including its self-produced sports channels as well as on StarTimes ON streaming platform in all countries across sub-Saharan Africa, apart from South Africa. The Regional Marketing Director of [...]

Cbeebies now available On StarTimes Across Africa

Since the 1st July 2020, BBC Studios critically praised and multi-award-winning pre-school childrens channel was introduced on the StarTimes DTH platform in the African region. Adored by children and trusted by parents across the globe, the channel offers a safe environment for children aged 0-6 with educational and entertaining programming to care for their development. [...]