Finally, TSTV is set to deliver Nigerians from DSTV’s monopoly.
Telecom Satellites Limited (TSTV Africa) has acquired the media rights to show the English Premier League, DFB-Pokal and Pre-Season football matches in Nigeria starting from August 2019. All games will aired live on the Grande Sport channels.
The good news was announced on their official social media page on the 31st of July 2019.
According to the press release, TSTV has won the EPL FTA media rights for sub-saharan Africa beginning from 2019 – 2022.
TSTV will also be providing this service to all terrestrial TV channels in Nigeria.
Below is a photo of the official press release;
TSTV has also acquired exclusive Pay-TV and FTA Right for DFB-Pokal in Sub-Saharan Africa for 2019-2022.
This means DSTV now has a rival cable TV provider in Nigeria.
TSTV also announced that it will begin fresh sales and distribution of decoders starting from August 2019.