StarTimes Launches The Ghana Challenge

StarTimes Ghana, Africa’s leading Pay-TV service operator has again brought to the people of Ghana a most amazing and Ghana’s first ever obstacle course challenge competition, dubbed the ‘Ghana Challenge.’


The launched of the ‘Ghana Challenge,’ a sports entertainment competition show, to be held at the Bojo beach Resort in Accra falls on the 30th Birthday of StarTimes.


The competition according to the Director of TV at StarTimes Ghana, Mr. George Lomotey will feature hundreds of competitors attempting to complete a series of obstacle courses of increasing difficulty for cash prizes of up to $5,000.


He said: “Today, 18th October being the 30th anniversary of StarTimes, the company has reaffirmed its commitment to providing subscribers with the best of compelling content.”


George Lomotey explained that each competitor is expected to overcome various physical obstacles in the form of hurdles, rope climbing, digging, sack racing and a lot more within the shortest possible time to qualify into the finals.


He averred that StarTimes has the vision of uniting Ghanaian celebrities with their fans as they all participate on a common ground for the ultimate prize. 


The competition will be premiered on the StarTimes Adepa TV channel 247 in December 2018 as one of the key entertainment contents for the Christmas period.


Entering The Competition:


Also explaining how one can register and participate in the ‘Ghana Challenge,’ competition, StarTimes Head of Marketing, Akofa Djankui said one must download the StarTimes Mobile App (StarTimes ON), click on the Ghana Challenge 2018 banner post and follow the prompt to register before Tuesday, October 23RD 2018.


She indicated that StarTimes ON is StarTimes’ official App providing video streaming service of 70+ LIVE TV channels, exclusive LIVE football matches (UEFA Europa League, ICC, 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, Bundesliga, Ghana Premier League and online videos, catch up, short videos, plus TV guide of all 400+ channels on StarTimes’ digital TV platform, adding that the “the StarTimes Mobile Application which can be downloaded for free on the Google Play Store and Apple App store offers viewers over 70 channels.”


Akofa Djankui also averred that the company’s vision is “To ensure that every African family can access, afford, watch and share the beauty of digital TV” by combining satellite and terrestrial DTV systems as well as OTT services to provide an open and secure digital wireless platform.


She called on all exuberant Ghanaian celebrities and the general public to register for the Ghana challenge and show what is hidden under their sleeves.  


The company provides a robust signal transmission service for public and private broadcasters, offers consumers outstanding Pay-TV programs, mobile multimedia, wireless Internet connectivity and convenient online services.


StarTimes is the leading digital TV operator in Africa, serving nearly 20 million users with a signal covering the whole continent and a massive distribution network of 200 brand halls, 3,000 convenience stores and

5,000 distributors.


StarTimes owns a featured content platform, with 480 authorized channels consisting of news, movies, series, sports, entertainment, and children’s programs among others.


The Ghana Challenge 2018 launch was graced by some Ghanaian celebrities who dared their colleagues and fans to take up the challenge and compete against them at the Bojo Beach for the bragging right and cash prizes including Moesha Boduong.



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