DStv Subscription Packages

DStv Subscription Packages With Channels List And Prices In Nigeria

DStv is known to be the leading satellite cable TV service in Nigeria today and in Africa. These services are provided by a South African company called Multichoice which offers DTH (direct-to-home) pay-TV services to its customers. DStv provides one of the most affordable TV satellite services in Africa. It is important to know different DStv subscription packages with channels list and prices in Nigeria

DStv services and products range from HD PVR decoders, to mobile streaming services (Showmax and DStv Now) which also include different HD channels. What does it cost to get and enjoy different DStv subscription packages? We will show you in this article.

DSTV Channels List

DStv is no doubt has the best selection of channels and entertaining programs of any DTH satellite TV service in Africa today. They provide HD channels with high-quality digital TV signals. Their entertaining programs range from sports, movies, music videos, religion, news, etc.

Here is a list of the different DStv channels:

  • 1Magic HD
  • Africa Magic Epic
  • Africa Magic Hausa
  • Africa Magic Igbo
  • Africa Magic Showcase
  • Africa Magic Showcase HD
  • Africa Magic Urban
  • Africa Magic Yoruba
  • BBC Brit
  • BBC Lifestyle
  • BBC News
  • BET
  • Cartoon Network
  • Channel O
  • CNBC Africa
  • CNN
  • Comedy Central
  • Discovery Channel HD
  • Dizi
  • E! Entertainment
  • ESPN
  • ESPN
  • ESPN 1
  • ESPN 2
  • Food Network
  • Fox
  • Fox Life
  • History
  • ITV Choice
  • KIX
  • LifeTime
  • Magic World
  • MNET City
  • MNET Movies
  • MNET Movies 1
  • MNET Movies 2
  • MNET Movies 3
  • MNET Movies 4
  • National Geographic (Nat Geo)
  • NTA International
  • ROK
  • Sky News
  • Studio Universal HD (formally Hallmark and Universal Channels)
  • SuperSport BLITZ
  • SuperSport Channels (GrandStand, Football Plus, Premier League, La Liga, Football, Variety 1, Variety 2, Variety 3, Variety 4, Action, Rugby, Cricket, Golf, Tennis, Motorsport, WWE, Maximo 1, Maximo 2)
  • TBN
  • Telemundo
  • Universal TV
  • Vuzu
  • WWE Channel HD
  • Zee World

NOTE: Different bouquets comes with selected channels. We will discuss each of the different bouquets, their costs, and the different channels that they provide.

What Are The Different DStv Subscription Packages?

However, DSTV has six different DStv subscription packages in Nigeria today. They were eight (8) packages but the company discontinued two (2) bouquets in 2020.

DStv Subscription Packages

DStv announced an increase in the prices of their various packages in March 2022. Below are bouquets and their current prices:

  • DSTV Padi: N2,150 monthly
  • DSTV Yanga: N2,950 monthly
  • DSTV Confam: N5,300 monthly
  • DSTV Compact: N9,000 monthly
  • DSTV Compact Plus: N14,250 monthly
  • DSTV Premium: N21,000
  • DSTV Business: N2,669
  • DSTV Xtraview + PVR Access Fee: N2,900
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What Are The DStv Subscription Packages And Their Prices?

DSTV Padi (N2,150 monthly)

This bouquet offers customers more than 30 channels. It is the most affordable of all DStv packages and you can still enjoy a lot of entertainment. However, SuperSport and MNET channels are not included in this bouquet. CNN is also not available but you have access to some audio channels. Some available channels on this package are:

  • Africa Magic (Igbo, Hausa, Yoruba)
  • AIT
  • B4U Movies
  • BBC World News
  • Channels TV
  • CNC World
  • Galaxy TV
  • Jim Jam
  • Mindset
  • NatGeo Wild
  • NTA 2
  • NTA News 24
  • Spice TV SilverBird
  • SuperSport BLITZ
  • Telemundo
  • Televista

DSTV Yanga (N2,950 Monthly)

Customers can have access to over 87 channels on this package and they are a mix of both local and international TV stations. Note that you also have access to about 11 audio channels as well as many of the channels on the discontinued Access bouquet. Channels on the DSTV Yanga Package include:

  • Africa Magic (World, Hausa & Yoruba only)
  • Africa Magic Epic
  • Africa Magic Family
  • AIT
  • Al Jazeera
  • BBC World
  • Channels
  • Discovery Family HD
  • Disney Junior
  • E! Entertainment
  • Fox Life
  • Jim Jam
  • Mindset Learn
  • MNET Movies Zone
  • MTV Base
  • NatGeo Wild
  • NTA I
  • RealTime
  • ROK GH
  • ROK2
  • ROK3
  • SilverBird
  • SuperSport BLITZ
  • SuperSports Football
  • Telemundo
  • Zee World

DSTV Confam (N5,300 Monthly)

DStv Confam bouquet is another new bouquet introduced in 2020. Most people consider it to be a replacement for the discontinued DSTV Family package because of their similarities. This package gives more than 108 TV channels and 11 audio channels. Below are channels that you can access on DSTV Confam:

  • Africa Magic Epic
  • BBC Lifestyle
  • BET
  • Boomerang
  • Cartoon Network
  • Cbeebies
  • CBS Reality
  • CNN
  • Da Vinci
  • ESPN
  • Food Network
  • Food Network
  • Fox
  • MNET City
  • MTV Base
  • ROK2
  • Star Life
  • SuperSport 8 HD
  • SuperSport HD 7
  • SuperSport Variety 4 HD
  • SuperSports La Liga
  • SuperSports Variety 3 HD
  • TNT Africa
  • Universal Channel

DSTV Compact (N9,000 Monthly)

DStv Compact package offers customers a lot more entertainment than the above bouquets. Despite offering so much, it is still considerably affordable. DSTV Compact package is the entry package when a new decoder and dish is purchased for a month free. You have access to more than 146 channels and 53 audio channels on this package. Here are channels on DSTV Compact:

  • Africa Magic Urban
  • BBC Brit
  • BET
  • Discovery ID HD
  • Disney XD
  • Disney
  • KIX HD
  • MNET Movies 4
  • MTV
  • National Geographic
  • ROK
  • Sky News
  • Studio Universal HD
  • SuperSport Premier League HD
  • SuperSport Variety 2 HD
  • TNT Africa
  • Trace Mziki
  • VUZU
  • WWE Channel HD

DSTV Compact Plus (N14,250 monthly)

Certainly, Compact Plus bouquet offers a lot more channels that combine DSTV Compact and several sports channels. However, you will have access to SuperSport Football Plus HD, SuperSport Action HD, SuperSport Variety 1 HD, and ESPN 2 HD.

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Above all, the benefit of this package is to watch Champions League, Europa, Premier League, La Liga, and Serie A matches. You can also watch other sports like athletics, motorsport, boxing, golf, rugby, and tennis.

Some additional channels on Compact Plus package include:

  • Africa Magic Showcase
  • CBS Justice
  • CGTN News
  • Crime and Investigation Network
  • Discovery Channel HD
  • History Channel
  • Lifetime Entertainment
  • MNET Movies 3 HD

DSTV Premium (N21,000 Monthly)

To clarify, this is the highest and most encompassing bouquet on DSTV subscription. It gives access to 53 audio channels and more than 174 TV channels. You get access to maximum entertainment, sports, news, etc. on this package.

Additional sports channels on DSTV Premium include:

  • SuperSport GrandStand HD,
  • SuperSport Rugby,
  • SuperSport Cricket,
  • SuperSport Golf,
  • SuperSport Tennis HD,
  • SuperSport MotorSport HD

When you subscribe to this service, you also have access to DSTV Showmax free

How To Pay DStv Subscription Online

There are different ways to pay your DStv subscription online anywhere anytime.

We make comprehensive methods on how you can pay your DStv subscription online.

You can pay your DStv Nigeria subscription online through the following methods:

  • Internet Banking
  • Quickteller
  • Eazy Self Service
  • E-tranzact
  • Global Pay
  • Internet Banking

How To Pay DStv Subscription With Your Bank

You can pay DStv subscription from your bank account using your mobile banking app.

Here is how to pay your DStv subscription from your bank account:

  1. Firstly, Log in to your mobile banking app
  2. Secondly, Click “Pay Bill” button.
  3. From the menu options, select “Cable TV” option
  4. Click “DSTV” option
  5. From the list of DSTV bouquet, Select the DStv package of your choice to subscribe to.
  6. Lastly,enter your authentication PIN to proceed with the transaction.

List of the banks that supports DStv subscription via Internet banking.

  • GTBank
  • Zenith Bank
  • FCMB
  • Union Bank
  • First Bank
  • Access Bank
  • Unity Bank
  • Stanbic IBTC Bank
  • Sterling Bank
  • Keystone Bank etc

NOTE: You must be enrolled in your bank’s Internet Banking service before you can use this method of subscription.

How To Pay DSTV Subscription With Quickteller

This method of online subscription is easy to use because it is connected with an integrated billing system.

Step by step on how to pay your DStv subscription with QuickTeller

  1. Firstly, switch on your decoder
  2. Secondly, Enter www.quickteller.com/dstv.
  3. Log in and select the DSTV option
  4. On the following page, enter your email address, phone number, and your smartcard number.
  5. Click “NEXT” 
  6. Input your name as it is written on your DSTV subscription and then confirm your smartcard number.
  7. Click on PAY to select the type of Debit Card you have (Verve, MasterCard, or Interswitch)
  8. Lastly, enter the next page where you will input your debit card details.

NOTE: After a successful payment, you will get a message showing that you can now access the DSTV services

How To Pay DStv Subscription With PAGA E-PAY

  1. Firstly, visit mypaga.com
  2. Secondly, select the DSTV subscription package you want
  3. Input your smartcard number, mobile number, and your debit card details.
  4. Lastly, Click “Continue” to make payment for the selected package.
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How To Pay DStv Subscription With Eazy Self Service

This is basically the simplest method by which you can pay DStv Nigeria online.

Not only you can pay for your DSTV subscription with this method, you can also pay for another person.

To use the Eazy self-service to pay your DStv online, follow the instructions below:

  1. firstly, enter the login to DSTV Eazy Self Service via http://eazy.dstv.com/en/ng/pay.
  2. Secondly, select your country (in this case, select Nigeria)
  3. Enter the smartcard number of the decoder you want to subscribe
  4. Enter the captcha text for authentication
  5. Once the DStv account has been verified, click on the “View Balance and Pay button”.
  6. Tap the “Pay” button. You will be given many payment options to choose from.
  7. Lastly, choose whichever methods suits you. You will see QuickTeller, e-tranzact, paga e-pay, Global Pay, Pay-U and so on.

How To Pay DStv Subscription With E-Tranzact

You may ask how do I pay DStv with the USSD code?

You can pay DStv via phone by dialing the USSD code *389*9*smartcardnumber#.

Complete the process by following the onscreen prompts that follow.

Follow the steps by step to pay a DStv subscription online with E-tranzact.

  1. Firstly, log in to the DSTV Eazy Self Service website http://eazy.dstv.com/en/ng/pay.
  2. Secondly, select Nigeria as the country.
  3. Thirdly, enter your smartcard number and click the VERIFY button.
  4. Tap the View Balance And Pay button
  5. Click on the “PAY” button to select a payment method
  6. Select “eTranzact” as the payment method
  7. Select bank option
  8. Enter your account number and the preferred bank.
  9. Submit the details of the 6-digits passcode that you will be asked to generate after imputing your bank details.
  10. Dial *389*00# with the phone number linked to your account so as to receive an OTP
  11. Input the OTP in the space provided
  12. Lastly, Click the “PAY” button and that’s all.

You will also receive a message showing the success of the subscription

How To Pay DStv Subscription With Global Pay

You can also subscribe to your DSTV Nigeria through the Global Pay option.

  1. Firstly, log in to your DSTV account
  2. Secondly, Click on the “PAY” button
  3. Select the Global Pay option
  4. Fill in your name, email address, phone number, and smartcard number in the fields provided.
  5. Next, click on globalpay.com to continue. (You will be redirected to the Global Pay website)
  6. On the new page, select your card type (Visa, Verve, or Interswitch) and input your card details
  7. Lastly, Click on the Pay button.

When the payment is successful, you will be taken back to the eazy self-service page.

How To Activate DStv After Payment

  1. Goto text message on your mobile phone
  2. Send “RA Smart Card Number” to 30333.

For instance, if your smartcard number is 002345678, text “RA 002345678” to 30333.

In conclusion, if you have followed our guide carefully, you would have known the types of DStv Nigeria decoders and their prices, the various DStv packages, channels, and prices, and how to pay DStv Nigeria subscription, and how to activate a DStv Nigeria after payment.

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