Due to the rate of unemployment in the country and the recent drive for the consumption of made-in-Nigeria contents, an indigenous digital satellite TV service in Nigeria, TSTV is set to launch on the 1st of October, 2017, with over 5000 Nigerians to be employed.
Amidst rumours of frustrating TSTV Africa take off, the Managing Director/CEO, Echefu Bright Ikechukwu has said that October 1 remains sacred.
The management on Thursday, disclosed this in a chat with newsmen who paid a courtesy visit to its office.
Our license has been issued by NBC and we are set for October 1st and will be giving out 5000 Free decoders on that day he said.
According to Echefu, Africa Health Television AHT gave birth to TSTV.
“We’ve successfully ran African Health Television for more than 5 years without hitches.
“Therefore, we are 24 hours available for Nigerians. Our website portal and social media handles are the place people can reach us.
Our phone numbers are displayed on these online portals,” he added.
TSTV is made in Nigeria digital satellite TV service, airing over 96 channels.
The change to have made in Nigeria digital satellite service came from a serious solution finding exploits of African Health Television.
The official launch has been fixed for 1st October, 2017 to share in the notable of a new nation with aspirations for real change and development.
The hard economic realities in Nigeria have prompted the initiators to share in finding solutions to ameliorate the high rate of unemployment.
It was only recently that the National Bureau of Statistics released a depress report of the rising rate of unemployment. In fact, unemployment had risen to 14.2% at the time of the report.
In this light, Tstv has come on board to reduce that number by employing over 5000 Nigerian Youths.
Some years back, many pay TV companies have come and gone; some pack up because of poor strategic planning, negligence and lack of patronage. The commercialization of television stations has created competition in terms of content delivery and signal clarity.
TSTV brings some special features such as 20GB complimentary, PVR function, Pause function, Video call, WiFi and 24 hours customer services online.