Tag Archives: MultiChoice

GOtv Nigeria launched GOtv Max

GOtv Nigeria just launched a new product called GOtv Max which will see subscribers enjoying four additional channels; SuperSport select 4 which will air all La Liga matches, Fox TV, CBS reality TV and Sony Max TV.  Martin Mabuto, General Manager of MultiChoice Marketing and Sales, said the package will be charged at US$10 and [...]

MultiChoice to launch online TV guide

MultiChoice is to launch an online TV guide and recommendation system called ‘theguide’, reports My broadband. The listings guide is a “smart, new way” to look through the hundreds of new shows and films released every year. The head of content of the company, Aletta Alberts said the launching of the service will be for [...]

DStv Now to be available for MultiChoice subscribers

MultiChoice to launch is streaming video platform, DSTV Now, for all the subscribers by the end of the year. DStv Now is already available for subscribers to DStv Premium, Compact Plus and Compact. The companys head of digital media, Graeme Cumming, said that the intention is to launch DStv Now for the lower-priced bouquets by [...]

MultiChoice Nigeria launches a Pay Per View offer

Multichoice Nigeria is launching a Pay-Per-View service, which allows consumer to pay an additional fee to watch a particular content. The Head of Public relations Caroline Oghuma declared It is a concept allowed in pay TV operation, but it is different from pay-as-you-go which has been misconstrued to mean pay-per-view. Oghuma stated that pay-as-you-go, as [...]

MultiChoice throws Showmax in for DStv Premium subscribers

Multichoice will give DStv Premium subscribers access to Showmax subscription (SVOD) included in the premium fee. DStv Premium subscribers will be able to access Showmax, worth R99 per month, through DStv Explora decoders, the DStv Now app, online and smart TV sets. Mark Rayner declared:We’re offering all our Premium customers Showmax, so they can enjoy [...]

MultiChoice launches DStv WIFI Connector

MultiChoice introduced a new WiFi Connector which allows customers to connect their DStv Explora personal video recorder (PVR) decoders to the internet wirelessly. The connector comes in four years after the company first introduced the product, enabling consumers to connect their PVRs to Catch Up Plus streaming content online without having to wire the machine [...]

SuperSport to broadcast RAW and smackdown following Multi-Year agreement with WWE

WWE and SuperSport announced a new multi-year agreement to broadcast WWE programmes live for the first time in over 50 countries in sub-saharan Africa. DSTv and GOtv will air flagship shows RAW and Smackdown as well as WWE specials WrestleMania and SummerSlam.  Gideon Khobane, Chief Executive of SuperSport said, WWE is a global phenomenon, so [...]

MultiChoice Africa fighting TV piracy in Africa

MultiChoice said TV piracy wont be tolerated in Africa. Three content pirates have been convicted to a 2-year jail term and the heavy fine demonstrates that content piracy is a serious offense.  MultiChoice Africa and the digital platform security specialist, Irdeto, worked together to get three Egyptian content pirates convicted. They were sentenced in Cairo [...]

MultiChoice innovates with DSTV Explora 2

When MultiChoice introduced DStv into the Nigerian market in 1994, it promised to provide the viewers with top notch TV content and a variety of channels at an affordable cost. It had pledged more value for less. The company put its customers at the center of its business and strives to add value continually. In [...]

DStv offering its kids channels for the holidays

Multichoice is opening its premium kiddies channels to its Compact customers from Thursday, 29 June until Thursday, 13 July, for the school holidays. DSTV is offering a first view of the Premium Kids Channels: Disney Channel. Nickelodeon and Nick Jr to its compact customers.  The classic of Disneys cartoons, popular animated characters, live action and [...]