Multichoice Nigeria, announces price increase for DStv and GOtv packages.

Multichoice Nigeria on Wednesday announced another price increase on the DStv and GOtv packages.

The company in a statement said that the new prices will take effect from Wednesday, May 1, 2024.

In the new price list for DStv, Premium bouquet, the price moved from N29,500 to N37,000; Compact+ from N19,800 to N25,000; Compact from N12,500 to N15,700; Confam from N7,400 to N9,300, among others.

For GOtv users, Supa+ increased from N12,500 to N15,700; Supa moved from N7,600 to N9,600; Max from N5,700 to N7,200; Jolli, from N3,950 to N4,850, among others.

“We understand the impact this change may have on you – our valued customer,” Multichoice said.

Multichoice said the rise in the cost of business operations has, however, led it to make the decision.

The cable TV added that it remains committed to providing the best entertainment and viewing experience for subscribers.

Multichoice announced price increases on the DStv and GOtv packages three times in 2023 with the last one taking effect on November 6.

This is coming at a time when Nigerians continue to battle the effect of fuel subsidy removal and spiking cost of living on food, transportation prices, and other essential commodities.