L-R: Oludare Kafar, Marketing Manager, GOtv; Elizabeth Amkpa, General Manager, GOtv; Ade Adenuga, Regional Sales Manager, MultiChoice Nigeria and Efe Obiomah, Public Relations Manager, GOtv during the media launch of GOtv in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State at Midas Hotel, Ado Ekiti recently
People in Ado Ekiti can raise their heads now and say, whatever Lagos enjoys, we can also enjoy even cheaper. This is because while Lagosians pay close to N12 000 to watch the premiership matches, football lovers in Ado Ekiti will need less than 15 percent of that amount to do so.
It becomes possible courtesy of GoTV, a sister package to that of DSTV which brings premiership games on its super Sport channels to Lagosians and mostly other big cities.
GoTV has just announced that Ado-ekiti has joined the league of cities enjoying its quality entertainment following the introduction of the digital terrestrial service in the Ekiti state capital recently.
GOtv offers the GOtv Plus bouquet which gives access to 41 channels and the GOtv bouquet with a 28 channel offering, both providing families access to an exciting selection of local and international channels containing news, sport, movies, music, documentaries, religion and children’s programming.
For N6900, subscribers get a GOtv decoder including 1 month subscription to GOtv Plus and an outdoor GOtenna. At the expiration of the one month, subscribers can continue to watch 41 exciting channels on the GOtv Plus bouquet for a monthly subscription of N1500 or downgrade to GOtv for N1000 monthly.
“Launched with the latest approved DVB-T2 decoders, GOtv now covers 26 Nigerian cities in its pursuit to enable the government achieve a speedy migration from analogue to digital broadcasting,” says GOtv’s general manager, Elizabeth Amkpa.
She added that GOtv caters to a variety of tastes for different members of the family.
“This month, kids can join the enchanted movie world on Jim Jam with the Three Musketeers, Princess Castle and the Hunchback of Notre Dame.”
“Furthermore, as MTV Base celebrates its birthday kicking-off the festivities with Beyoncé Day, viewers have a chance to win great prizes when voting for their favourite Beyoncé songs on Most Voted Playlist. The drama series,’ Crime Scene Investigation and Drop Dead Diva also return to GOtv. Football fans will also enjoy sporting action from the top European Leagues” she noted.
She concluded by saying that GOtv provides several platforms to enable subscribers pay their subscriptions using recharge cards or the self-service option available on eazy.gotvafrica.com, a one-stop shop for self-installation, self-activation, and mobile payments designed for the convenience of GOtv subscribers.
GOtv channel lineup includes – AfricaMagic Family, AfricaMagic Epic Movies, AfricaMagic World, AfricaMagic Yoruba, AfricaMagic Hausa, BET, Blackbelt, E! Entertainment, Telemundo, Televista, Discovery World, Nat Geo Wild, eTV Africa, Vox Africa, Select Sports, Al Jazeera and CNN, Channel O, MTV Base, Disney Junior, Nickelodeon, JimJam, Islam Channel, One Gospel, Sound City and Black Belt TV.
Also speaking at the media briefing held at the Prosperous Royal Hotel and Resort in Ado-ekiti, marketing manager GOtv, Dare Kafar explained that GOtv is actively involved in raising awareness about the digital migration. He said that GOtv’s campaign slogan, Digilevelz Don Land, No Carry Last was launched for that purpose.
Dare Kafar further described the campaign as a clarion call for TV viewers to migrate to the digital age with GOtv, a reliable digital pay-TV and to do so quickly.
GOtv is a new digital pay television offering on the Digital Terrestrial Television platform and it is managed by MultiChoice with a proud legacy of providing the best digital pay-TV in Nigeria for over 20 years.
It currently covers Ibadan, Port Harcourt, Lagos, Enugu, Benin, Aba, Owerri, Kano, Kaduna, Onitsha, Asaba, Uyo, Abuja, Calabar, Osogbo, Ife, Ogbomoso, Akure, Oyo, Jos, Abeokuta, Ilesa, Ede, Iseyin, Makurdi and Ado-Ekiti, providing crystal clear pictures and sound at a price everyone can afford.