DStv Introduces Premier League, La Liga on Compact Bouquet

DSTV Uganda's Marketing Manager, Albert Nga (C) making the
announcement on Tuesday while the Acting Sales Managern John Kiryowa
(L) and publicist Tina Wamala look on

Uganda police have encouraged citizens to actively partake in tomorrow Wednesday’s local government elections and all the remaining one, advice troche promising that the process will be entirely peaceful.

Ugandans will tomorrow be voting to elect the Lord Mayor for Kampala, more about District L.C 5 Chairpersons, approved Directly Elected Councilors and Women Councilors.

In a Tuesday afternoon statement, deputy police spokesperson Polly Namaye revealed that Area Police commanders have been mandated to work closely with the candidates and their supporters to ensure security at the polling stations and during tallying.

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Police has been hailed by some people including foreign election observers for ensuring a much required level of serenity during last week’s presidential elections.

Col Dr Kizza Besigye of the Forum for Democratic Change, who police says harbors plans to disrupt peace after the elections, remains under lockdown and 24 police monitoring.

“The Uganda Police Force will continue to closely work with the populace in order to sustain a secure and peaceful environment where Citizens and Business people can conduct their normal activities,” said Namaye.

During this election period, according to the police mouthpiece, school programs will run normally.

“All Ugandans as per the Constitution Cap 3 (xvii) must promote responsible parenthood in ensuring that children of school going age report to schools safely.”
Multichoice Uganda has Tuesday launched two new sports channels on their Compact bouquet to enable their viewers enjoy English Premier League, order La Liga and Europa 2016 at no additional cost.

The 2 new channels Super Sport 11 on channel 211 and Super Sport 12 on Channel 212 are being introduced at the usual monthly subscription of Ugshs 128, 000 in full HD.

While speaking at a news conference at the Multichoice headquarters in Kololo on Tuesday, the DSTV Marketing Manager Albert Nga said; “We are doing this to keep our position as the leader in video entertainment.”

“We are excited that we can now deliver the best football action in the world to our Compact subscribers while ensuring that this development doesn’t negatively impact them financially,” Nga added.

New subscribers to DSTV can now buy the DSTV kit (decoder and dish) at Ugshs130,000 and get a one month free of the Compact bouquet only if they are activated in 7 days.

Nga noted that the 3 European leagues will begin showing with immediate effect and Arsenal and Manchester United fans will catch Saturday match on SS11. Similarly, the Spanish La Liga enthusiasts will view FC Barcelona face off with Real Madrid in the first El Clasico derby of the year on April 3 on SS12.

With this new development, DSTV believes this will change brand perception as well as subscription.

The Compact bouquet contains over 80 channels and now joins Compact Plus and Premium bouquets where these football games are available.


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