GOtv, the pay-TV provider, has added three new channels on its platform. GOtv Value and GOtv Plus packages will be the two bouquets offering the channel, AfricaMagic Igbo on GOtv channel 11. Eva+ will be offered on GOtv Plus package on GOtv channel 13 while B4U Movies, will be available on GOtv Plus on channel 24.
AfricaMagic Igbo will provide entertainment, cultural and homegrown movies with AfricaMagic Epic on GOtv channel 9 and AfricaMagic Family on GOtv channel2. Also, AfricaMagic Hausa will be accessible on GOtv channel 4 while AfricaMagic Yoruba will be on GOtv channel 2.
The B4U Movies is a Bollywood channel which will provide viewers with smashits and classic movies from Bollywood, together with footage, interviews, behind-the-scenes and the making of films making up a collection of more than 1000 films.
Eva+, from AMC Networks International, will offer Latin American telenovelas dubbed in English and Portuguese languages.
Louise Cottrell, vice president, affiliate sales for AMCNI UK, said that: “Telenovelas are increasingly popular in the region, so it’s exciting that with Eva+ offered on GOtv in addition to DStv, we will now be able to reach brand new viewers with our top quality content. With our focus now on putting our customer first, we are delighted to be adding Eva+ on to our platforms”.
On the other hand, John Ugbe, managing director at MultiChoice Nigeria, commented: “Telenovelas have always been a sensation with our subscribers and we hope this addition further demonstrates our commitment to bringing programming that will make viewers eager to tune in to DStv and GOtv”.