Pay television firm in end of year promotional packages

21Nov 2018
The Guardian Reporter
Dar es Salaam
The Guardian
Pay television firm in end of year promotional packages

SUBSCRIBERS of StarTimes pay television packages will get extra airtime for all channels when they pay for the service through an end of year promotion dubbed ‘Lipa tukuboost.’


The company said during the promotional season, the customers will be upgraded to higher packages whenever they pay for their usual monthly packages as well as receiving free dishes and antennas.

At the launching event conducted in Dar es Salaam, Marketing and Branding Manager of StarTimes, David Malisa said that the packages and equipment will be awarded with respect to the sum paid for pay channels.

He said the company which has various packages will pay monthly packages for between 8,000/- and 14,000/- and that those customers who pay monthly packages will get one week free.

“Buy our decoder and get a free antenna or free dish for between 99,000/- and 106,000/-,” he said.

Malisa added that ‘Lipa tukuboost’ will also be applied to StarTimes digital television where customers will get a free dish whenever they purchase the digital television sets of any size of between 24 and 55 inch Smart television set.

Elaborating on the promotion packages, StarTimes Content Manager, Zamaradi Nzowa said during the festive season, StarTimes’s vast and rich varieties of channels includes daily showing of the ongoing Bongo Star Search contest exclusively on its Kiswahili channel.

“We are delighted to bring you Premier Bongo Movie on your screens during Christmas days,” Nzowa said. She said the channels will also show Serie A football matches. She said the channels will also feature German Bundesliga and French League 1.