Glo Launches Dstv Mobile


Subscribers of major West African mobile service provider, Globacom, can now watch DStv programmes on their mobile phones as the company rolls out the DStvMobile service on Glo.

The product, called, DStv Mobile on Glo is offered in partnership with Details Nigeria Limited, the provider of DStv Mobile. DStv Mobile on Glo brings the rich experience of DStv to Glo subscribers who are connected to the service and have special DVB-H enabled handsets.

Globacom’s Head of Value Added Services, Samson Isa said that Glo
subscribers who sign up to DStv Mobile on Glo will enjoy a wide range of
programming from news channels such as CNN to entertainment and movie
channels such as Africa Magic, Magic World, Africa Magic Yoruba, Africa Magic Hausa, Channel O, Sound city, Cartoon Network, TBN, Super Sport 7, Super Sport 9, Super Sport Blitz and NTA Plus. Subscribers to the service will also enjoy super fast Internet access.

“The High Speed Internet Service on the package is connected to the GLO 1 Cable”, Isa disclosed, adding that this gives the subscriber a robust and seamless viewing experience. He explained that DStv Mobile from Glo comes with Nokia 5330, one month free High Speed Internet bundle and free DStv Mobile subscription until 31 March, 2011. The handset can be used to make and receive calls and for internet browsing.

The service is available, to start with, in 10 Nigerian cities including Lagos, Ibadan, Benin, Asaba, Onitsha, Enugu, Aba, Port Harcourt, Abuja and Kaduna.