Tag Archives: DStv

1Magic will now be accessible on DStv Compact Plus

The channel, which was available only to DStv Premium subscribers will now be available on DStv Compact Plus. The package will be 36.91 USD (R519) per month, 46.16 USD (R649) on a price lock deal for 24 months, and at 406.04 (R5 709) as a once off annual deal.  The CEO of M-Net, Nkateko Mabaso [...]

Showmax to offer two-month free trial for DStv Compact subscribers

Showmax, a video-on-demand (VoD) service, declared recently that DStv Compact and Compact Plus will have a free two-month trial. The VoD service stated from 7 February until 7 April, DStv Compact and Compact Plus subscribers who add Showmax to their DStv bill will have a two-month-long no-cost test-drive of the streaming service. Showmax subscription is 6.86 USD [...]

DStv to launch SuperheroHQ pop up channel in March

Turner International has announced the launch of SuperheroHQ animation pop-up channel by mid-March on DStv satellite pay-tv platform.  SuperheroHQ will be accessible for DStv Premium, DStv Compact Plus and DStv Compact subscribers on DStv channel 300 during the holiday period from 15 to 31 March and will include animation series, animation movies, as well as [...]

DStv extends its local contents with 3 NTA Channels and new entertainment channel in Nigeria

MultiChoice Nigeria is extending its content offering on its DStv platform with the launching of three new channels from the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) and a brand-new local entertainment channel since 31st January 2019. The 24-hour channels are: NTA 2, NTA Parliament, NTA News 24 and POP Central TV will be available on all DStv packages [...]

Multichoice Nigeria adds three more NTA Channels

MultiChoice Nigeria is strengthening its content library on DStv by introducing three new 24-hour channels on the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), beginning 31st January 2019. The new NTA News 24, NTA 2, NTA Parliamentary and POP Central TV channels will be available to all DStv customers on Premium, Compact +, Compact, Family and Access packages [...]

The 4th Season of Big Brother Naija now available on DStv, GOtv

Africas reality TV show, Big Brother Naija, is back with a fourth season with the producers of the show also disclosing that the Big Brother House will be in Nigeria. Trials for the show will begin on the 1st and 2nd of February 2018 in eight locations across Nigeria, an increase from previous editions. Furthermore, Nigerias [...]

ICASA plans World Cup on Free to Air

The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) has announced a number of recommendations regarding access to televised high-profile sporting events, which are only available via to pay-TV subscribers. South African broadcaster MultiChoice currently holds a vast array of sports rights across its Super Sports channels, including soccer, rugby union and cricket, which are carried [...]

MultiChoice launches ‘Step Up’ Campaign on DStv and GOtv in Nigeria

MultiChoice Nigeria starts the new year with a brand-new offer Step Up for DStv and GOtv customers. As from Tuesday, 15 January till Monday, 15 April 2019 the Step-Up campaign will offer all active and disconnected DStv Compact, Family and Access customers the occasion to pay for an upgrade package and get an enhancement to [...]

MultiChoice rolls out Ghanaian Music Festival this Christmas on DStv

As from Saturday, 22 December to Saturday, 29 December DStv subscribers will enjoy a first-time musical festival live from the exciting West African capital Accra. Three nights of fine music from some Ghanaian musical giants along with Fashion, Art, Food and Pop culture from the streets of Accra. Ghanaian music lover around the continent will have [...]