Thanks to a heads-up from a regular here on the forums, we are able to announce that subscribers of Glo can now watch DStv live on their mobile phones as the company rolls out the DStvMOBILE service. The service is available to subscribers with DVB-H enabled handsets.
Glo offers channels such as Africa Magic, Magic World, Africa Magic Yoruba, Africa Magic Hausa, Channel O, Sound city, Cartoon Network, TBN, Super Sport 7, Super Sport 9, Super Sport Blitz and NTA Plus bundled on the nokia 5330, similar to the MTN offer.
According to a news report from Marketing World magazine, “DStvMOBILE from Glo comes with Nokia 5330, one month free High Speed Internet bundle and free DStvMOBILE subscription until 31 March, 2011.”
The service is available, to start with, in 10 Nigerian cities including Lagos, Ibadan, Benin, Asaba, Onitsha, Enugu, Aba, Port Harcourt, Abuja and Kaduna.
Before now, MTN was the only network offering this service (see DStvMobile from MTN). This brings to two (2) the number of mobile operators offering DStvMobile on their networks.