StarTimes Reloads Basic Bouquet with More Channels, Options


Promoters of StarTimes platform, have assure digital television subscribers that they have upgraded and revamped the Pay TV package called “Basic bouquet” with more exciting channels and viewing options at no extra costs to viewers.

According to a statement signed by Head, Public Relations of the company, Israel Bolaji, StarTimes is offering a smart option for viewers to pay less and enjoy more entertainment moments on tv as part of strategic plans to further encourage affordable viewing and with maximum pleasure for subscribers.

He stated that with a very low monthly subscription, spending-conscious subscribers can enjoy over 60 channels with the best of entertainment across all genres on the much-improved basic bouquet.

He said: “StarTimes as a mass-friendly brand is buoyed by its avowed commitment to deepen digital TV penetration with sustain affordable viewing and maximum entertainment despite the current harsh economic situation. We understand that tv entertainment helps people to relax and sooth nerves in a difficult period. We are bolstering our Basic Bouquet to include more exciting channels like FoxLife, CNBC, NatGeo Wild, Emmanuel TV, Jyb TV, Bollywood Africa with seven language and audio options and others. This is to further increase content options and energize enjoyable viewers experience.

The revamped Basic Bouquet now has the best of everything including access to sports, kiddies, movies, series, religion, music, news and documentary channels like never. Subscribers now have unhindered access to all StarTimes sports channels like ST World Football (channel 254 or 245), ST Sports premium (channel 252 or 242), ST Sports Life (channel 253 or 243) and ST Sports Arena (channel 251 or 241) on the bouquet. With this, they can enjoy all LIVE Bundesliga, Serie A, CSL and Ligue One football actions, boxing, wrestling, martial arts and other sports on StarTimes. “

Per the spokesperson, “With Basic bouquet, subscribers can watch both local and international news channels like BBC, Aljazeera and CNBC, a leading best business news channel in Africa. For kiddies, Nickelodeon, Jim-Jam, Da Vinci learning, Jyb TV and Child Smile make excellent viewing pleasure. For women who crave Indian programs, Zee Cinema and ST Bollywood Africa with 7 language options are a sure bet. For movie buffs, English movie channels like ST zone (action movies) and AMC Movies; Orisun and ST Yoruba for Yoruba movies; and ST Dadin Kowa for Hausa promise maximum satisfaction. Fox Life and ST Novela for Series, Dove, Emmanuel and Iqraa TV for religion, ST Music, AMC Music and Nigezie for Music while Nat Geo Wild and CGTN offer great documentary experience. For all these and many more, N1200 monthly subscription is a great bargain.

viewers can be rest assured of a year 2017 packed with loads of engaging, educative and inspiring contents across genres that will delight them and make digital TV viewing truly awesome and wowing!” Bolaji concluded.

He reiterated that “StarTimes aggregates various exciting and top-notch channels on its platform to offer millions of digital TV subscribers a rich blend of entertainment – be it movies, sports, news, drama, series, and music. Our desire is to ensure that every Nigerian family can afford, access and enjoy digital television with owned and authorized channels creatively selected to excite everyone in the family.

StarTimes is the leading digital-TV operator in Africa, covering 80% of the continent’s population. As a content provider, system integrator and technology provider, StarTimes owns a featured content platform, with 440 authorized channels consisting of news, movies, series, sports, entertainment, children’s programs, fashion, religion etc across Africa.