29 January 2013

Kenya: Startimes Signal Gets to 15 Towns

Digital pay-TV provider, StarTimes Media, says it has extended it services to now reach 15 major towns in the country.

The company said yesterday its service is up and running in Meru, Embu, Karatina, Nanyuki, Malindi, Kakamega, Webuye, Kitale, Bungoma, Eldoret, Nyeri and Nakuru in addition to Nairobi, Mombasa and Kisumu.

The pay-tv network operates on the back of the Pan Africa Group signal which went live in june. The government is planning on a systematic analogue Tv switch-off starting with Nairobi set to switched off first.

StarTimes Media Kenya chief executive officer, Leo Lee also announced the addition of two more channels in its menu - TLC a lifestyle channel and Discovery Science a documentary channel.

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