Pay-TV provider StarTimes says it will increase the monthly subscription fees for most of its bouquets in Rwanda from 01 May. Marketing director Hussein Kamanzi told The New Times that subscribers will now pay a monthly fee of RWF 4,500 for the basic bouquet, up from RWF 4,000. Subscribers of the classic bouquet will part with RWF 9,000, compared with RWF 8,000 presently. The unique bouquet will cost RWF 14,500, up from RWF 13,000.

The price of the Nova bouquet remains RWF 2,000, and viewers will continue to access up to seventeen local and international channels, Kamanzi added. He said the additional fees will enable the firm to provide better content and programming.