StarTimes to launch free Open Week

All viewers and new subscribers of StarTimes in Nigeria can freely have access to several prominent channels including Fox Life, National Geographic Channel (NGC), StarTimes Bollywood and StarTimes World Football for one week, as the African pay TV giant from Tuesday announced that they would serve up a visual feast to subscribers with launching an Open Week in the middle of this month.
From 12th to 20th November, StarTimes’ viewers can freely watch a variety of TV programs on StarTimes TV platform, such as one of NGC’s biggest new documentary shows Mars, Fox Life’s popular drama series Empire Season 1, Bollywood’s movie Force and fantastic Bundesliga matches on StarTimes World Football.
“Consistent with StarTimes’ mission and values, the Open Week will allow every viewer of StarTimes to enjoy a visual feast in November,” Brand and Marketing Director of StarTimes, Kafar Oludare made the announcement on Monday. The announcement comes after FOX’s 3 major channels: Fox Life, National Geographic Channel and Nat Geo Wild aired on StarTimes in October.
“Open Week provides an excellent opportunity for StarTimes’ viewers to learn more about new channels and fully experience the fantastic content service of StarTimes,” said Kafar, adding that StarTimes’ self-owned channels, like World Football and Bollywood, will join the Open Week, too.
According to Oludare, StarTimes Movies 1, StarTimes Sports Premium, StarTimes Plus, StarTimes Bollywood Africa, E!, and IDX will also be open to viewers during the Open Week. He concluded that “StarTimes will not spare any effort to offer rich, diverse and high quality television content services to African customers.”