Fri 11 Dec 2015, 15:00
Channels launch on Tuesday, 15 December
MultiChoice Nigeria is pleased to announce the addition six local channels to its DStv platform on Tuesday, 15 December.
The six channels will be the premier destination for contemporary, quality entertainment, news and information in Nigeria. The new channel offerings include three channels from the Television Continental stable: TVC News Nigeria (DStv channel 418), TVC Entertainment (DStv channel 193), while TVC News will be available on DStv channel 417.
These channels will be available to Premium, Compact Plus, Compact, Family and Access subscribers on DStv.
TVC joins the growing number of Nigeria’s local channels on DStv. Other FTA stations on DStv include: NTA I, Channels TV, Africa Independent Television (AIT), SilverBird Television, Lagos Television and ONTV MAX.
Managing Director, MultiChoice Nigeria, John Ugbe speaking on the new development said it will further boost African programming on the company’s platforms. He also noted that no other video entertainment operator on the continent shows more commitment and support for local content than MultiChoice.
"As we regularly assess the quality of our content and we ensure that it caters to the tastes and preferences of our various subscribers. We are constantly driven to ensure that all subscribers are satisfied with the total offering and are always looking for ways to increase their satisfaction," he said.
The 24-hour channels will feature a wide range of programming and shows ranging from news, business, sports, entertainment and movies.
The three channels will be available from 15 December at 08:00 to Premium, Compact Plus, Compact, Family and Access subscribers on DStv.