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In its quest to make local entertainment more accessible to all Namibians and bringing people around a shared passion by connecting new realities, MultiChoice Namibia has announced the launch of eight Namibian Broadcasting Corporation (nbc) radio stations onto the DStv audio packages.

This will allow Namibians from all corners of the country to have access to nbc national radio as well as seven nbc vernacular stations including nbc Afrikaans, nbc German, nbc Oshiwambo, nbc Otjiherero, nbc Damara/Nama, nbc Tirlo Ya Serswana, nbc Rukavango and nbc Silozi.

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NBC Afrikaans

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NBC German

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NBC Oshiwambo

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NBC Otjiherero

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NBC Damara/Nama

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NBC Tirelo Ya Setswana

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NBC Rukavango

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NBC Silozi

 

Further to this, MultiChoice has listened to the needs of our customers by launching nbc content on the DStv Catch Up and DStv Now services, enabling customers to enjoy the best nbc shows at their convenience and on the go.

The DStv Catch Up content will include popular shows such as, One on One, Tupopiyeni, Tutaleni and Prime Ministers Question Time.

The launch of the eight nbc radio stations as well as the addition of nbc content to DStv Catch Up, comes on the heels of the launch of NBC2 onto the DStv platforms at the beginning of the month. The 24-hour, seven-day English language television programme services consisting of news, movies, music, events, talk shows, documentary, actuality, sport, public awareness, parliamentary coverage, entertainment and information programmes together with related data television services.

Roger Gertze, General Manager of MultiChoice Namibia, commented: “This collaboration result in universal access, making nbc content available to all Namibians residing in Namibia. MultiChoice Namibia is a proud supporter of the Namibian film and television production industries, and look forward to more Namibian content being showcased on the DStv platforms.” 

In September this year, MultiChoice Namibia and nbc signed a five-year "Channel Distribution Agreement" today for the distribution of nbc1 and nbc2, as well as 10 nbc radio channels.

nbc TV and radio channels will be available to all DStv customers.