The new MultiChoice Namibia
Ongwediva branch was officially inaguarated by the Governor of the Oshana
Region, Hon. Clemens H. Kashuupulwa on Tuesday, 25th
representing the vibrant Northern Region included Cllr. Angelina Angula, Her
Worship, the Mayor of Ongwediva Town; Comrade Elago Martin, Chief Regional
Officer of the Oshana Region along with regional and local authority councilors
as well as captains of industry.
MultiChoice first opened its
doors in Ongwediva in 2006, and recently moved its new location at Shop 39,
Maroela Mall.In accordance with the
video entertainment provider’s role of enriching lives, Roger Gertze, General
Manager of MultiChoice Namibia commented:“We listened to our customers to understand their changing needs and as
such, we’re currently reshaping our business to improve our customers’
experience.I am confident that the new
look and new location will do just that.”
He continued by stating that
MultiChoice is proud of its contribution to the Oshana communities through
investment in the local economy with 6 staff members, 5 retailers, 6 accredited
installers and an agent in Ondangwa that set up just under a year ago.Furthermore, MultiChoice Namibia launched
GOtv in June 2014, to make great entertainment more accessible to Namibians in
the region.A new agent in Ondangwa was
opened a year ago.
In terms of value-addition
to the local industries, Mr. Gertze commented:“We believe that this branch contributes greatly, not only to single
view subscribers, but also to the many visitors attending the Ongwediva Trade
Fair annually as well as hotels, tourist destinations and guesthouses in the
area which remains a solid contribution to economic investment”.
Last week, MultiChoice
introduced more variety and quality for DStv subscribers with eleven new HD
channels for DStv Premium, three new channels on DStv Compact as well as two
new channels on DStv Family.
MultiChoice’s core social investment of education, over 70 schools in the Oshana
region have previously benefited from the MultiChoice Resource Centre programme.The rollouts of upgrades are steadily
underway of which each school will a flatscreen TV, DStv Explora, dish kit and
access to the DStv educational bouquet.
For more information, visit www.dstv.com
MultiChoice Namibia (PTY) Ltd falls under MultiChoice Africa Limited.
(“MultiChoice Africa”) is the leading video entertainment service provider in
sub-Saharan Africa, having launched the first digital satellite service in the 1980s. MultiChoice
Africa provides multi-channel, multi-platform digital video entertainment
services containing channels from Africa, America, China, India, Asia and
Europe. The company has over twenty years’ experience as a video entertainment
provider in Africa, offering cutting-edge digital technology to provide premium
video content for subscribers in 49 Sub-Saharan African countries and its
adjacent Indian Ocean islands. MultiChoice Africa provides its digital
satellite television service – DStv - to subscribers’ homes from two different
satellites, namely: the Intelsat 20 (“IS 20”) Ku BAND and Eutelsat 36B (used to
be called W7) Ku Band. The GOtv offering is on a DTT (DVB-T2) network, which
was established in 2011 and currently covers nine countries. This low
cost mass-market offering provides great family entertainment at a price
everyone can afford. MultiChoice Namibia currently employs 120 people.
For more information,
Telephone: (061) 270 5120