February 14, 2018 • General, Top Stories, West Africa Abuja, Nigeria. On 10 February 2018, the Federal Government in Nigeria notified the management of MultiChoice DSTV/GOtv that their operations in Nigeria will come to an end in 2019 as their license expires June next year, according… Read full story here
Once upon a time I was addicted to watching TV. As long as there was power supply and I didn’t have a good book to read, I was in front of the telly. Over the years, things have changed. I don’t even own a television right now as I depend on internet downloads and streams… Read more DSTV Now Review: For Those That Have Unlimited Data To Burn
DStv should be selling internet today apart from just movies and TV shows but someone slept on the job and the firm is being forced to lure new customers with free internet for a month. The firm has announced that all customers purchasing a full kit DStv HD decoder, at a cost of KSh 7,000… Read more DStv dangles free internet to sign up new customers
Telcom Satellite TV (TSTV) is coming with “Pay As-You-Consume” plan which every other operator said was not possible in Nigeria before now to challenge DSTV. The “Pay-As-You-Consume” plan already lauded for its simplicity will allow subscribers of TSTV pay for only programmes watched. TSTV’s entrance is a test of strength and will prove if DSTV… Read more TSTV ‘Pay-as-You-Consume’ plan challenges DSTV — Daily Times Nigeria
This week, Twitter Nigeria was thrown into a satellite TV frenzy with the announcement of TSTV, a new Nigerian-owned satellite TV service. TSTV will launch in Nigeria on October 1 with the promise of affordable subscription, pay per view and a lot more. The New TSTV Decoder Offers 200+ Channels, FREE 20GB Data, Video Calls,… Read more Social media roundup: Death to DSTV?
There are strong indications that telecoms giant, MTN is edging towards making an official announcement on rumored plans to acquire MultiChoice Africa and a decision could be reached as early as this month. It revealed that MTN and MultiChoice have been discussing since the last quarter of 2016 on the acquisition deal and it is… Read more MTN prepares to acquire MultiChoice Africa – owners of DSTV and GoTV
Multichoice and StarTimes, two major pay-TV providers in the country have thrown up various marketing stunts to retain and recruit prospective subscribers. The strategies employed by Multichoice was the DSTV Thank You programme to appreciation its subscribers across the rest of Africa – excluding South Africa. The programme is designed for Multichoice subscribers to get… Read more Nigeria: Struggle for Subscribers Divide Multichoice, Startimes Along Strategy Line
On Saturday, 1st of April 2017, Nigerian DSTV users were hit with a shocking announcement revealing the increase in subscription charges of every DSTV package by five percent with effect from 1st May 2017. This marks the fifth time DSTV is increasing its subscription fee in Nigeria since its inception in 2009. From the information… Read more Can Nigerians do without DSTV?
Currently, Nigeria is facing a harsh economic conditions — a recession. One would think that with Nigeria’s patronage (Multichoice has the largest number of subscribers in Nigeria), they would review the bouquet prices downwards. DStv’s current price increase in spite of the present unfavourable economic conditions may suggest insensitivity and partiality knowing that it had… Read more DStv and GOtv subscribers will pay more from May 1st
The big screen remote controller was the first to give up the ghost, followed closely by that of the home theatre. Both are LG brands and are out of warranty. For six months after that, i had to leave the comfort of my couch to operate these appliances. It was not much fun. Eventually, i… Read more One-For-All Universal Remote Controllers