If you are not watching Starsat television,what are you doing?

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In an unprecedented twist, newly launched kid on the block, Starsat digital television has come up with  re-branded, exclusive new channels that will make it a must have andwatch digital televison in your home.

Brocasters of this unswerving eye catching television say this realignment is another way of celebrating spring and heritage month.

Furthermore they pledged to bring these changes scot-free. Subcribers  can just sit back count their blessings and just enjoy these quality and spellbinding channels without having to dig deep into their purses and pockets.

These modifications were effected from 1st September.


See below the amendments


New Channels to be launched areSoweto TV,Trace Africa, ST Naija, ST Novela E Plus and ST KungFu Plus.

  • Soweto TV – channel 488 – available on the R99 Special package.


Soweto TV is a dynamic local community TV channel that services the community of Soweto and extended areas around Johannesburg, boasting a viewership of more than 3 million.  Celebrating 10 years of broadcasting, the channel’s content is driven and guided by four pillars, ie. Brand Soweto – at the forefront of all sub cultures – all Things Township, everything Soweto; History of Soweto – this is rich culture and heritage; Good News – uplifting and inspirational stories; Entrepreneurial Opportunities – educating & showcasing SMME’s and the heroes behind them, telling real stories for real people.

  • ST Naija – channel 324 – available on the R99 Special package.

ST Naija is dedicated to Nigerian and Ghanaian music in all its forms: Afro-pop, Afro beat, Afro-hip, Hip-hop, R & B, Ragga, Dancehall and many more.  From trendy hits to golden classics and some international hits.

  • Trace Africa – channel 334 – available on the R199 Super package.

Trace Africa is the #1 channel for African music offering a unique combination of the best African artists from all over Africa, with the most complete library of African music.  The music video mix will be 70% from Southern Africa and 30% from other African countries.

  • ST Novela E Plus – channel 128 – available on the R199 Super package.

ST Novela E Plus is a female skewed channel and airs English dubbed telenovelas from Mexico, The Philippines and Turkey. Telenovelas have taken the country by storm with people being transported to exotic places with beautiful people

  • ST KungFu Plus – channel 156 – available on the R199 Super package.


ST KungFu Plus showcases Chinese Kung Fu as well as china’s landscapes, culture, arts and customs.  It presents a developing, confident and beautiful China to our viewers. All programmes have been translated and dubbed into English.

Rebranded channels:

  • ST Movies 1 (Channel 100) has rebranded to ST Movies Plus.
  • ST Novela E1 (Channel 127) has rebranded to ST Novela E.
  • Star Life OK (Channel 562) has rebranded to Star Bharat.


Channel to be terminated from September 15, 2017.

RTP – channel 370 will no longer be available on the bouquet.

StarSat prides itself on being able to offer quality in the sporting front especially soccer and these includes major:

FIFA World Cup European QualifiersGerman Bundesliga, Italian Serie A, French Ligue 1, Chinese Super League, Scottish Premier League, Belgian Pro League and Dutch Eredivisie.

We also offerFIBA Basketball tournaments, mixed martial arts competitions (UFC and One Championship) and lots more.

Did you know?

StarSat is currently running a Sport promo – with any full month subscription on any bouquet, the subscriber will receive freesubscription on StarSat’s two HD sport channels!



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