From sharing a channel with CGTN – and 700 other programmes – StarSat has been an amazing programming bouquet for Jit Television

The Sunday Express

After over 130 daily news bulletins – and six months of programming – Jit Television is set to move to a bigger platform this month – details of which you are hearing here on The Sunday Express newspaper for the first time.

In October we reported that the station had moved house from Randburg to Rivonia – Telemedia Studios – and the news division had stayed the course with innovative news bulletins which showed the other side of the Zim-SA news corridor like never before.

So we completed the internship that was StarSat this week  –  and by the end of this month – Sunday Express and Jit Television will be the first Zimbabwean broadcaster that is going to run a complete Zimbabwean station on one of the influential multiple networks on digital satellite television on the continent. Mark our words, its a true story.

And it’s all the tireless efforts of forerunner: the leadership of Colin Mackenzie – who run a tight ship from the inception in Randburg – and will stand proud this week as his own personal dream had become not his alone – but a whole team of new-age broadcasters and engineering crew that seeks to change the way that television is broadcast on the continent.

 

 

StarSat has been a revelation. From rubbing shoulders on the same channel with CGTN – and 700 other programmes – StarSat has been an amazing programming bouquet for the Jit Television offering – and in that thicket of 13 programmes – stands the 30 Sunday Express, 110 The Daily News Bulletins – and all anchored on the digital print with this very newspaper: – The Digital Sunday Express.

So as we migrate, you won’t remain behind – and this falls perfectly in the new subscriber-driven model that we follow as a newspaper – one that seeks to empower the viewer and subscriber – and build allegiance with the brand.

Telemedia has taught us the power of the engineering fleet at the disposal of Jit TV – covering over 93% of the world’s population across the Americas, Africa, Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, CIS and Russia

Jit Television is proving to the channel of choice on StarSat – our entertainment, music, gospel, sitcoms and reality shows – as well as the news and information – are drawing in the numbers – and the station is not looking back.

 

 

 

Links

 

Jit Television move to Telemedia Studios marks rapid phase into worldwide satellite broadcasting

 

News Bulletins Change The Face of Prime Time Viewing On StarSat 120 As The Sunday Express Meets A Colourful Wine Connoisseur

 

 

News presenter Thuli Tshabalala joins Jit Television News Bulletin, and has a good story to tell

 

 

Veteran broadcast executive Collin Peter Mackenzie gets ready for lift off with Just In Time Television

 

 

Exclusive: Lennox Wasara named as the new face of Jit Television News Bulletin

 

 

Newsmakers Galore At The Sunday Express As Congo Brazzaville Presidential Candidate Comes To Studio

 

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