It Is Official! StarTimes Subscribers Can Now Pay As They Watch


On October 19th, StarTimes announced that it would start pay per day beginning today November 1. This simply mean that all StarTimes subscribers can now watch their favourite channels with just N60 per day and N300 a week on the Nova bouquet.

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Basic bouquet subscribers are not lft out as they will also enjoy subscription rates as low as N90 per day and N450 per week while classic bouquet subscribers will pay N180 per day, N900 per week on DTT (Antenna) Platform.

Daily subscription on the DTH (Dish) Nova bouquet is N60 per day, N300 per week and 900 per month; N120 daily, N600 weekly and N1,900 monthly for all subscribers on the Smart bouquet.

Super Bouquet subscribers will enjoy a low rate of N240, N1,200 and N3,800 monthly.

Speaking on the plan, Chief Executive Officer, StarTimes Nigeria, Justin Zhang said this option will boost viewing pleasure and offer credible, quality and enriching entertainment experience at a very low price.”

“As the fastest-growing digital TV operator in Africa and due to necessities of strategic development as well as meeting demands of African markets, StarTimes is focusing on its new pay-per-day subscription package to give subscribers affordable  and convenient digital Television experience” he added.

Also speaking on the plan, the Brands and Marketing Director of the company, Qasim Elegbede said Nigerians can now enjoy unlimited access to quality entertainment with the pay-per-day plan.

StarTimes Nigeria is a subsidiary of Startimes Media, a Chinese based company which offers Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) Network Services in Nigeria.

Established in 1988 in China, it currently operates in 8 African Countries namely; Nigeria, Tanzania, Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda, Guinea, Central African Republic, and Burundi.

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Startimes Nigeria TV Network is a collaboration between the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) and its Chinese partners and was introduced into
the Nigerian market in 2010