MUMBAI: Celebrities Management Pvt Ltd, one of India’s foremost and long standing broadcasters and owners of the now world class and well known Travel & Lifestyle Entertainment Television Brand, TRAVELXP HD, and Continental Satellite Limited, owners of Nigeria’s newest DTH TV service, CONSAT, jointly announced the launch of TRAVELXP for CONSAT’s subscribers.
Continental Satellite Limited is the first operator in the African region to offer TRAVELXP.
TRAVELXP HD is India’s leading Travel & lifestyle channel with a classic mix of pathbreaking travel & lifestyle content in full HIGH DEFINITON (1080i). The TRAVELXP HD team has the unique & distinct advantage of creating their own in-house high quality HD travel & lifestyle content, which is in demand across the world as well as across the entire African region.
Commenting on expansion in the African market, Mr Prashant Chothani, CEO, TRAVELXP HD said, “Africa is a very important and challenging market for high quality high definition television, the percentage penetration & growth of Pay TV population being one of the fastest growing markets in the world. We are pleased to join hands with CONSAT to distribute our high quality content to entertain the viewers of Africa and also address the huge expatriate population consisting of residents and visitors from the Indian sub-continent to Africa.
“At CONSAT, we always endeavor to provide the most refreshing and relevant content to our customers. The addition of TRAVELXP will further enrich our bouquet of services, while offering unmatched Travel & Lifestyle entertainment to our viewers. We are confident that our subscribers will find value in the broadcast and picture quality, and enjoy the 24-hour Travel & Lifestyle entertainment of TRAVELXP,” commented Mr. Mayokun Okunola, Chief Executive Officer of Continental Satellite Limited.
CONSAT is the first platform in Africa to offer TRAVELXP, and its customers can view the channel in the Basic Package on channel number 236. CONSAT set-top boxes are available across Nigeria, which customers can buy through approved Dealers nationwide. More details on the CONSAT platform can be found at www.consat.tv.