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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 [...]

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 [...]

Baby TV to air on StarTimes

Baby TV, a toddler-parent focused TV station will air on StarTimes starting March 2020. The new kids TV show will be filled with series of stories, songs, rhymes and loveable characters, both children and parents to enjoy.     Baby TV provides 24 hours of top-quality content, created by educational experts for under 5s, in [...]

StarTimes offers ESPN channels on its platforms in sub-Saharan Africa

Pan-African pay-television broadcaster StarTimes has included ESPN and ESPN 2 to its linear platforms alongside four other Disney-owned entertainment channels. All six channels will be aired in English, French and Portuguese languages and will be accessible immediately to StarTimes terrestrial and satellite platforms. The agreement extends ESPN Africas presence across sub-Saharan Africa. ESPN Africa was [...]

StarTimes launches new Nollywood channel ‘ST Nollywood F’

StarTimes launches exclusive Nollywood channel ST Nollywood F on its platform on February 28. ST Nollywood F is a premium channel that will offer Nollywood blockbuster movies, French-language African movies, series as well as urban African music and entertainment shows. It will feature blockbuster films such as The Wedding Party, which broke the record revenue [...]

TVMS secures free-to-air Euro 2020 rights in sub-Saharan Africa

The TV Media Sport agency has seized a package of exclusive free-to-air rights to Euro 2020 across sub-Saharan Africa for the third consecutive time the rights to the European Championships. The rights cover more than 40 territories across Africa and include both Anglophone and Francophone commentaries. A total of 15 live matches are involved in [...]