MultiChoice Nigeria is excited to announce the launch of ONTV MAX, a popular free-to-air (FTA) television station in Lagos, on the DStv and GOtv platforms on Thursday, 11 June 2015.
The channel will be available to Premium, Compact Plus, Compact, Family and Access subscribers on DStv channel 257 and to GOtv Plus subscribers on channel 96.
The launch of ONTV MAX brings to seven the number of Nigeria’s FTA channels on DStv and GOtv. Other FTA stations on DStv and GOtv include; NTA I, Channels TV, Africa Independent Television (AIT), SilverBird Television, Lagos Television and Murhi International Television (MiTV).
ONTV MAX will deliver real time local and international news; the latest in music videos, fashion, lifestyle, sports, children’s edutainment plus blockbuster Hollywood and Nollywood movies. The channel also features an exciting range of dramas, series, and telenovelas that include Bella’s Place, Disclosure, Housemates, Spider, Freezing Points, Plus 234, Higher Learning, Footprint, Saints, The Interns and many more.
The Managing Director of MultiChoice Nigeria, John Ugbe, welcomed the addition of another FTA channel on the DStv and GOtv platforms which he believes, both play a pivotal role in showcasing the FTA channels’ rich content to the rest of Africa. “We are deeply committed to Africa and support the growth of original African programming. The collaboration with ONTV MAX will complement and expand our range of quality local content on our platforms,” he remarked.
The Chief Executive Officer of ONTVMAX, Tajuddeen Adepetu, reaffirms ONTV’s commitment to providing quality content which will meet the various entertainment needs of many Nigerians. “Our focus and drive is to provide excellent entertainment to Nigerians with the best of quality programming and shows ranging from Movies, music, fashion, sports, reality and the best the market has to offer. ONTV Max will provide 100% entertainment to the teeming audience and fans around Nigeria”