Nigeria - GOtv Carries 0ut Scheduled Software Upgrade

Technology & Convergence

In a tweeter message to its customers, the Station said, “All GOtv services will not be accessible to subscribers during the upgrade…We apologize for the inconvenience caused”.

GOtv, a home of African television, said it is committed to delivering family entertainment to Africa.

On number of cities that will be affected, the message read,” All cities in which GOtv currently operates in Nigeria including; Lagos, Port Harcourt, Enugu, Ibadan, Benin City, Abuja, Owerri, Uyo, Kano, Jos, Onitsha, Oshogbo, Kaduna, Aba, Asaba, Oyo, Calabar, Akure, Ogbomosho, Abeokuta, Makurdi, Ado Ekiti, Ilesha, Ede, Iseyin”.

According to the network, benefit of the software upgrade is that, tt will increase capacity on the network for additional channels to be included in future.

Meanwhile, reactivation will be done on a site by site basis, thus, subscriber need not to do anything; the decoder will automatically come on when they power it.

Source: Nigreria Communications Week  23 September 2014