GOtv Celebrates Second Anniversary In Style!



Time flies when you’re having fun and the year 2013 has been a special one for GOtv! A product of MultiChoice Africa, this pay-TV brand has brought viewers content that sizzles, inspires and provides entertainment for the whole family. From movies, series, documentaries and news; to sports, fashion, kids and music, GOtv has been bringing GOGetters television that’s all about quantity and quality.
With a range of content from pioneering TV brands, channels include SuperSport, M-Net Movies Zone, AfricaMagic, E! Entertainment, Sony Entertainment Television, SonyMax, CNN, Channel O, Style, MTV Base, KidsCo, DisneyJunior and Nickelodeon; GOtv is entertaining Africa!
Patricia Kiconco, Brand Segment Manager GOtv Uganda says that GOtv is a product known for quality family entertainment.
“GOtv has a wide range of genres! From music, movies, fashion, series, lifestyle and sports; to news, documentaries, current affairs and kids – we have it all. In the past year we’ve brought viewers new channels such as Blackbelt TV, M-Net Movies Zone and SuperSport Select 2. We’ve also brought big events such as the 2013 AFCON Cup and Big Brother, and the month of August will kick off another exciting season of football. In a few days we will also be launching Telemundo – a channel we are very thrilled to have on our platform.”
Telemundo is a 24-hour telenovela channel that will offer a wide range of themes for the whole GOFamily. From traditional romance stories, mystery, action and adventure and stories based on real-life events, Telemundo will be  dedicated to bringing the most compelling Spanish language shows – all offering GOGetters a dramatic rollercoaster of romance, passion, thrills, shocking scandal and betrayal.
With surprising twists behind the scenes, the 2013 – 2014 football season is not to be missed. GOtv will bring viewers action from leading football leagues such as the EPL, Bundesliga, Series A and the UEFA Champions League. Sir Alex Ferguson is no longer king of the jungle and with new game-changers, GOGetters are in for a dramatic and breath-taking treat from their favourite players this August.
Other highlights from August include ground-breaking movies such as Will Smith’s I Am Legend, the new seasons of the popular Drop Dead Diva and Leverage, and some romance from Hugh Grant’s Music and Lyrics, on Sony Entertainment Television. Blackbelt TV will continue to bring martial-arts and kung-fu action from popular movies and competitions, and legendary actress Cynthia Rothrock will be August’s guest of honour on 3 Rounds With… Jabbin’ JJ. E! Entertainment will continue bringing GOGetters the new season of Keeping Up With The Kardashians, and Style will have the fabulous Joan Rivers doing what she does best on Fashion Police – showcasing bad fashion sense from our favourite celebs.
Since launch, GOtv has provided entertainment that is relevant, accessible and all about family. Sports fanatics, adrenaline junkies, fashion and celebrity lovers, movie addicts and documentary fans are all accommodated. And, not forgetting the great kiddies’ programming – this means with GOtv there’s enough space on the couch for everyone to enjoy great TV!
Today GOtv is available in eight countries throughout Africa: Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe, and is growing fast with expansions into new cities and new territories. Winning the hearts and homes of viewers, GOtv continues to bring great entertainment to its GOGetters and GOFamilies across the continent.
In Uganda, GOtv has three bouquets available: GOtv, GOtv Plus and GOtv Open. With GOtv you get over 20 channels such as SonyMax, Al Jazeera, SuperSport Select and Channel O; with GOtv Plus you’ll get over 30 channels that give you value for money with channels such as SuperSport Select 1, SuperSport Select 2, M-Net Movies Zone, Sony Entertainment Television, CNN and DisneyJunior. GOtv Open provides viewing of the National Broadcaster and other Free-To-Air services, all in digital quality.