Liberia: DSTV Reduces Subscription Fees


Consolidated Group, the service provider of DSTV in Liberia has announced a reduction in its services with the aim of making DSTV available to all. The General Manager of Consolidated Group, Emma Harris, said the new measure is intended to encourage customers to subscribe with the corporation and have DSTV services at the disposal of most people.

Speaking at a program held to give out prizes to winners of DSTV raffle draw held for the month of July, 2007, Madam Harris said as part of the new measures, a customer can pay for their services monthly instead of waiting after a period of three months, which is four times payment on a quarterly basis.

Madam Harris said among the new services, which is being reduced is the DSTV family. She said this service consist of 20 channels and provides hundreds of programs and thousand of stars, with a monthly subscription fee of US$22.00.

According to a DSTV bouquet issued at the end of the program, the complete set/90cm dish for this US$22.00 subscription costs US$290.00 for installation and one- month subscription for the complete set/90 cm dish. Other services, which now have reduced prices are the DSTV compact and the DSTV Single View.

According to Madam Harris, more on making the services available to all is expected in the not too distant future. During the ceremony, 20 subscribers of DSTV, walked away with prizes won during the July 2007 raffle draw. Among some of the winners were banking institutions, companies and some private individuals.
(The Inquirer (Monrovia), 11 August 2007)