Kwesé Acquires iFlix Africa, To Drop Naspers’ Marketshare

In August 2017, Econet Media and iFlix Africa announced a partnership that saw iFlix, a subscription Video on Demand (SVoD) service that focuses on developing markets launch its services in Africa. At that time, the strategic collaboration was to benefit from and leverage off Econet Media’s established market expertise in conjunction with the learnings iflix […]

GOTv Max Promo: Subscribe For One Month And Get 3 Months Free

MultiChoice is seriously working hard to win the heart of more potential subscribers as well as the unhappy customers with a mouth watering promo on one of their products, GOTv. No doubt, most Nigerians dislike MultiChoice due to the high cost of its subscription while some just hates them because its are owned by South […]

Quit Notice: MultiChoice DStv/GOtv fights To Stay Back

MultiChoice has issue out a statement regarding reports that DSTV and GOtv will shut down in 2019; stating that the company is working hard to ensure its operating licences are renewed by the broadcasting agency in Nigeria, reported by Pulse. Federal government of Nigeria recently informed the management of MultiChoice DSTV/GOTV that their operations, in […]

Why Nigerian Government Issued DStv/Gotv Quit Notice

Last time, we reported that the Federal Government has 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 to a letter to that effect by the National Broadcasting Corporation(NBC), the license issued to them in 2014 by NBC […]

MultiChoice DSTV/GOTV To Leave Nigeria In June

Nigerian authorities have 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 to a Daily Times Report who saw the letter to that effect which was issued on Tuesday by the Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation(NBC), the license issued to […]

NTA Bans Staff From Online Activities To Prevent Government Criticism

The Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) has banned its staff from going online to engage, use or share online and offline content that could impact negatively on NTA’s reputation or embarrasses the current government of Nigeria. Below is the full text of the circular dated 15th of January 2018: The unguarded and unethical manner, in which […]

DSTV Now: You Can Now Stream Movies, TV Shows on Your Phone

DSTV Now is a service from Multichoice that enables you watch your favourite shows online via a browser on your desktop or laptop or with a mobile app on your smartphone or tablet. It a successor of DSTV Mobile, which used the DVB-H technology to broadcast select TV shows to compatible mobile phones. DSTV Now […]

MultiChoice Nigeria Ordered To Pay N5.9 Billion For Special Damages

MultiChoice Nigeria has been awarded N5.9 billion “special damages” the Federal High Court in Lagos in an 8-year-old copyright infringement legal battle between the South Africa company and the MCSN (Musical Copyright Society of Nigeria LTD). Meanwhile, MultiChoice had dragged MCSN to court, seeking a perpetual injunction to restrain or stop the MSCN from asking […]

NigComSat takes on DStv, TStv with DTH Services

Nigerian Communication Satellite (NigComSat) Limited in partnership with China Great Wall Industry Corporation (CGWIC) recently launched Direct-to-Home (DTH) services in Abuja. DTH refers to distribution of multi-channel television programs in KU Band by using satellite system by providing TV signals direct to subscribers’ premises. Mr Adamu Idris, head, Public Affairs Department of NigComSat, stated that […]

StarTimes TV customers will be automatically upgraded to higher bouquets this Christmas

This is a good news for all the StarTimes customers as both StarTimes terrestrial and satellite TV subscribers will be automatically upgraded to higher bouquets this Christmas. This is an ambitious strategy by the service provider to retain all customers upon renewal of their monthly subscriptions. With the new deal, this means that subscribers on […]