Tanzania: Steps Entertainment becomes official distributors of Zuku TV


Since the end of Dec 2011 the Wananchi group managed to add Zuku on the list of pay TV providers in Tanzania, joining other providers already in the market such as DStv, StarTimes and EasyTV. Speaking at the launch, the company’s chairman Ali Mufuruki said they were targeting a 250 million population in 10 countries. Tanzania becomes the third country Zuku after the September launch in Uganda and August launch in Kenya.

Steps entertainment has started a new venture with Zuku Satellite TV and is now an official distributors of Zuku TV in Tanzania.

Zuku is an East African brand that aspires to bring customer superior entertainment experience at an affordable price. Zuku has a fresh range of innovative products and services targeting the modern African consumer making Zuku an exciting, relevant and affordable option for home entertainment. Zuku, the home entertainment brand of Wananchi Group, has officially launched its Zuku TV services in Tanzania.

The service offers over 60 channels of Wananchi Group. Zuku TV offers a wide selection of entertainment channels covering news, sports, movies, documentaries and music. These include various 3rd party channels such as BBC, MTV Base, Setanta Sports, MGM Movies and E to name but a few. The provider also offers many of its own tailor-made channels such as Zuku Africa airing African content, Zuku Life airing documentaries, Zuku Sports as well as a number of themed movie channels.

Zuku offers you various convenient ways to make your payment including Mobile Money transfers such as Tigo Pesa, Vodacom Mpesa and Pesapal.  Zuku which has its ground station based in East Africa currently boasts of  over 80 channels including some free to air channels in Tanzania such as TBC and ITV.