Two years after getting an injunction to stop DStv from increasing prices, Nigeria’s Consumer Protection Council is investigating MultiChoice again to stop price increases driven by 12% inflation and a devalued Naira.
It is unlikely that NBC, the industry regulator, doesn’t know the economics and mechanics of the business. What is more likely is that NBC seems to be taking a swipe at MultiChoice’s payTV, DSTV, which has found itself on the wrong end of a Nigerian narrative.
Multichoice is officially launching a localized version of its video on-demand service, Showmax for the Nigerian market.
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