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Christine Nagujja (PR & Corporate Affairs) addressing the media at Makula TV's launch. FILE PHOTO

A non-stop TV station specializing in Luganda dramas, comedies, and series, Makula TV is only available on StarTimes.

Only on StarTimes, Makula TV is a non-stop TV station featuring Luganda dramas, comedies, and series. The channel’s main offering is quality Luganda programming with notable Ugandan actors, producers, and video jockeys. 

Makula Television was established by StarTimes, Uganda’s largest pay TV provider, as part of an initiative to support and promote more indigenous art.

The motto “Kazannyo Ku Kazannyo” comes from Makula TV’s special programming, which will allow viewers to enjoy Luganda art non-stop and around the clock.

How to watch Makula TV

As a brand-new family television station on the StarTimes platform, Makula TV is primarily targeted at large global audiences that can understand the Luganda dialect. 

Available on dish platform channel 492 and antenna decoder channel 228. 

For the first 30 days, all StarTimes members, regardless of their bouquet, can watch Makula TV for free. They can also access the channel for free, anytime, anywhere, on their smartphones using the StarTimes ON APP.

Which content is available on Makula TV?

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Makula TV continuously airs Telenovelas, comedies, dramas, and shows in Luganda. 

Donabella, starring Charles Ssenkubuge Siasa, Leila Kachapizo, Aisha Kyomuhangi, Benon Kibuka, and many more, is among the first titles to be broadcast. 

Makula TV will also air the most engrossing comedy-drama, “Waiter,” which stars the Zubair family, including Faisal Katumba aka Sendi, Bbosa Sserunkuma, and Sophie Kawooya.

The debut of Makula is an outgrowth of StarTimes’ recent substantial investments in the promotion and development of indigenous content in Uganda.

In addition to providing solutions to nations and broadcasters transitioning from analogue to digital television, StarTimes offers consumers digital terrestrial and satellite television services. 

Regardless of the sort of device you are using, StarTimes has a selection of the most popular movies, TV shows, and fantastic sports material for the audience.