StarTimes Nigeria has sealed a partnership that provides MTN subscribers access to a wide range of interesting movies, series, and sports via the pay TV’s mobile app.
With the digital content sharing partnership, the cable company will provide over 60+ live channels and over 2000 video-on-demand content to MTN subscribers using airtime to subscribe. Subscribers will also have access to discounted data bundles.
Speaking on this initiative, the Chief Operating Officer, StarTimes Nigeria, Tunde Aina noted that, “With the video Streaming bundles on the StarTimes App, MTN subscribers will enjoy unlimited entertainment and video on demand (VOD) services at a cheaper data price than any other network in Nigeria.
“StarTimes ON currently boasts of 5.5 million users in Nigeria and over 15million across Africa, making its partnership with MTN the latest in an industry where it has become a common trend for Telcos and video operators to partner towards effective delivery in a market where VOD and live streaming are on the rise,” Aina said.
Corroborating Aina’s statement, the Chief Digital Officer, Digital Services at MTN Nigeria, Srinivas Rao noted that “We have always been deliberate about giving our customers the very best in digital content.”
The partnership is expected to kick off very soon.