The Nigerian Communication Satellite Ltd (NIGCOMSAT) has launched a new satellite TV, Direct-To-Home, DTH platform called NextTV.
NextTV, the new joint venture entity, will provide contents over Direct-To-Home platforms, as well as solution to telcos, Over top service providers, PayTV operators and mobile carrier.
Federal Government urges Nigerians to patronize NIGCOMSAT and NextTV as it would be made affordable for every home.
The Executive Chairman of the new company, Mr Malik Ado- Ibrahim, said that the company would take entertainment and other services to the masses. He said with low entry cost and services to be offered through mobile telephones, rural penetration was a major niche for the company.
NextTV will offer more than 140 channels and promises to take Nigerian entertainment to the rest of the world and bring the rest of the world to Africa’s rich culture.