Globacom, the telecommunications behemoth, has introduced Glo TV, an innovative TV streaming service available on Android, iOS, and the web for live linear TV, VOD, and catch-up programming.
Globacom said Glo TV will positively alter the television landscape in Nigeria by beaming highly sought-after television content to millions of subscribers via their desktop and mobile handheld devices. The new service was unveiled at the company’s headquarters in Lagos on Tuesday. Glo TV uses the dependable Glo 4G technology to deliver a smooth streaming experience.
“Glo TV brings engaging, interactive, and premium entertainment content through a rich bouquet of offerings that includes hundreds of live entertainment programmes, music, documentary, news, original shows, fashion, lifestyle, kiddies’ interest channels, and over 1,000 videos as the company continues to partner with content providers to address the needs of more customers across the globe,” according to the company.
“This first-of-its-kind mobile TV venture will deliver the best premium all-round entertainment, news, and sports content and is set to become Nigeria’s one-stop entertainment destination,” the company said of the service’s launch. With the launch of Glo TV, we are certain that our network will cater to the content tastes of Nigerians from all socioeconomic groups and provide them with an exclusive opportunity to watch the best-in-class television material.”
Globacom also stated that Glo TV users will find the service irresistible because it provides a wide range of options ranging from entertainment, news, information, education, and cartoons, ensuring that there will never be a dull moment on the service via the web or app, regardless of the user’s subject of interest.
Subscribers who want to keep up with breaking foreign news can watch news-on-the-go channels like Aljazeera and France24, while documentary fans can watch CGTN and RT Documentary, among many others.
Glo TV is also concerned with the interests of children. Regular kiddie channels such as ZooMOO, English Club TV, and Lollykids are available to provide children of all ages with healthy enjoyment and solid education. This will ensure that they are not only learning new things, but also being appropriately entertained in accordance with best television viewing practices.
Movie networks such as Nolly Africa, African Movie Channel, and Legacy Network, among others, will be available to customers of all ages.
“We believe that with the rich entertainment value on the Glo TV, subscribers will see it as their preferred service for video content consumption, especially TV content,” the company explained further, adding that Glo Tv also offers exclusive content which premiers for the first time.
Globacom restated its commitment to continuously enriching and enhancing the Glo TV platform so that “it continues to deliver on its goal of creating entertainment, laughter, fun, happiness and excitement for our valued customers”.
Subscribers are required to visit myglotv.com to register and download the Glo TV app free of charge till September 30th, 2021. All Globacom customers on the pre-paid and post-paid platforms will be eligible to register for the app once they have compliant android and iPhone devices.