26th April, 2023
By Kazeem Ugbodaga
MultiChoice Nigeria has explained the reason it is increasing the prices of subscriptions for ITS various packages on DSTV.
The company had announced that it would be increasing subscription rate for various packages on DSTV from 1 May, 2023.
MultiChoice, in a memo said it decided to review its subscriptions rate upward due to the various economic challenges impacting its business operations.
The company stated that it had to review the price of its packages to continue delighting its customers with great entertainment, anytime and anywhere.
It said it acknowledged the difficult economic climate and thus kept the increase at the lowest possible point while ensuring sustainability and provision of quality services.
The memo said at MultiChoice Nigeria, its mission was to deliver value to its customers by making great entertainment accessible.
However, the company had announced that beginning from 1 May, DStv subscribers on the Premium package would be paying N24,500, from the N21,000 they were currently paying while the price of the Compact+ bouquet was also increased to N16,600 from N14,250 monthly.
Customers on Compact bouquet will now pay N10,500 as against N9,000 while those on the Confam package are to pay N6,200 compared to the previous N5,300.
Under the new price regime, viewers of DStv Yanga and Padi bouquets will pay N3,500 and N2,500 respectively, as against N2,950 and N2,150.