ABOUT THE COMPANY:
MultiChoice Nigeria, the leading pay television service company provides subscriber management services to DStv subscribers in Nigeria. The company was launched in 1994 as a joint venture between MultiChoice Africa and Adewunmi Ogunsanya, a Nigerian entrepreneur. MultiChoice Nigeria offers premium DStv services which consists of general entertainment, news and current affairs, sport, movies, music, kiddies and education channels, among others, to about 700,000 active subscribers in the country. MultiChoice Nigeria currently operates from eleven major offices and also services its subscribers through dealer offices in excess of 80 across the country. With over 90 world class channels under its staple, MultiChoice Nigeria remains a dominant player in the broadcasting industry through the constant introduction of innovative CRM solutions such as alternate payments, self-help tools and interactive applications for the benefit of its numerous customers. The company also deploys cutting-edge technology in pioneering the latest models of Standard and High Definition decoders, enhancement of viewing experience, technology upgrades and manpower development.
MultiChoice Nigeria started operations in 1994 and the company can claim a number of firsts in Nigeria:
The first digital satellite broadcaster
The first to be granted a license by the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) as a Direct-To-Home (DTH) provider
The first to commission a DTH television uplink facility
The first to launch a dual view decoder (2003) and dual view PVR (2006) and HD PVR (2009)
The first to launch free-to-air (FTA) television and radio broadcasters on satellite; carrying a total of eight FTA broadcasters (five television and three radio services) on its platform for free
The first to carry a 24-hour Nigerian news channel (NN24)
The first to commission a fully “made for Africa” channels with the range of AfricaMagic channels
A pioneer in mobile television, having launched the first DVB-H network in Nigeria, and
The first to establish a national call centre to attend to subscriber enquiries or issues, among others
VISION: To be Africa’s first choice and leading pay media destination anytime, anywhere.
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