DsTv Subscription: Packages, Payment and Prices in Nigeria 2021

You need to renew your dstv subscription monthly if you want to continue viewing without interruption.

There are currently 6 packages you can subscribe to in Nigeria using any of the available methods of payment.

These packages have their distinct values defined by the number and quality of channels on them. This value is what determine how expensive or cheap they are.

Over the course of this write up, i will list out all the dstv plans available for you to subscribe to, their prices in Nigeria and how you can subscribe to each of them.

Also, you will learn how to check your subscription due date and account balance in 2021.

DsTv Subscription Prices in Nigeria 2021

  • DsTv Premium: 18400 Naira
  • DsTv Compact Plus: 12400 Naira
  • DsTv Compact: 7900 Naira
  • DsTv Confam: 4615 Naira
  • DsTv Yanga: 2565 Naira
  • DsTv Padi: 1850 Naira

DsTv Subscription Packages and Channels

  • The most expensive plan is dstv premium and it cost N18,400 per month. You will immediately get access to 214 channels out of which 52 are audio stations.
  • The cheapest plan is dstv padi and it cost N1,850 per month. It will give you access to 59 channels that contains 11 audio stations.
  • DsTv compact plus is the most valuable package with 204 channels and cost N12,400 per month. It contains almost every stations you will need and if you have it, you may not have to pay for Premium.
  • DsTv Compact is a mini version of the Plus package with 189 channels and cost N7900 stations. If you are a football fan and can’t afford the compact plus, you can subscribe to this but you won’t be able to watch champions league.
  • The dstv Confam plan replaced the Family package. It currently cost N4615 Naira and comes with 126 stations. This is what most middle class household in Nigeria subscribes to monthly.
  • DsTv Yanga is another middle class subscription and one of the most popular package on dstv. It cost 2565 Naira per month and gives you access to 106 channels.

I have written extensively on each of this packages, you should check them out to know everything you need to know about each of them including how they compare with the packages directly above and below them.

However, these are all the channels available on dstv. However, you can only have access to all of them when you subscribe to premium package.

  • M-Net West HD
  • 1 Magic HD
  • M-Net City
  • VUZU
  • Universal TV
  • BBC Brit
  • Comedy Central
  • E! Entertainment
  • FOX
  • WWE Channel HD
  • BET
  • MTV
  • Lifetime Entertainment
  • CBS Reality
  • Africa Magic Showcase HD
  • Africa Magic Urban
  • Africa Magic Family
  • Africa Magic Hausa
  • Africa Magic Yoruba
  • Africa Magic Igbo
  • ROK GH
  • ROK 2
  • Televista
  • Trybe
  • TeleMundo
  • TLNovelas
  • EVA
  • EVA +
  • Zee World
  • Star Life
  • M-Net Movies 1 West HD
  • M-Net Movies 2 HD
  • M-Net Movies 3 HD
  • M-Net Movies 4
  • Studio Universal HD
  • KIX HD
  • TNT Africa
  • Africa Magic Epic
  • ROK
  • B4U Movies
  • Discovery Channel HD
  • Discovery TLC Entertainment
  • Discovery Family HD
  • Real Time
  • CBS Justice
  • Discovery ID HD
  • BBC Lifestyle
  • Food Network
  • National Geographic Channel
  • NatGeo Wild
  • Curiosity Channel
  • The History Channel
  • Spice TV
  • SS Blitz HD
  • SS Grandstand HD
  • SS Football Plus HD
  • SS Premier League HD
  • SS LaLiga HD
  • SS Football
  • SS Variety 1 HD
  • SS Variety 2 HD
  • SS Variety 3 HD
  • SS Variety 4
  • SS Action HD
  • SS Rugby
  • SS Cricket
  • SS Golf
  • SS Tennis HD
  • SS MotorSport HD
  • ESPN
  • ESPN 2 HD
  • BBC World News
  • CNN International
  • Sky News
  • Al Jazeera
  • CGTN News
  • CNBC Africa
  • Bloomberg Television
  • EuroNews
  • CNC World
  • Arise News
  • Cartoon Network
  • Boomerang
  • Disney Channel
  • Nickelodeon
  • Cbeebies
  • NickJr
  • NickTOONS
  • Disney Junior
  • Jim Jam
  • PBS Kids
  • ZooMoo
  • Da Vinci Kids
  • Mindset
  • POP Central
  • MTV Base
  • HIP TV
  • Trace Naija
  • AFRO Music English
  • Sound City
  • URBAN TV
  • Trace Gospel
  • NTA I
  • SILVERBIRD
  • AIT
  • CHANNELS
  • MiTV
  • LAGOS TV
  • ONMAX
  • Galaxy TV
  • Wazobia Max
  • OGTV
  • Arewa 24
  • WAP TV
  • Sunna TV
  • NTA 2
  • NTA Parliament
  • Plus TV Africa
  • TVC News Nigeria
  • NTA News 24
  • Maisha Magic Bongo
  • Maisha Magic Plus HD
  • eTV Africa
  • K24
  • Cloud Plus
  • Wasafi TV
  • TRACE Mziki
  • Trace Jama
  • Trace Muzika
  • Citi TV
  • Dominion TV
  • SABC News
  • Newzroom Afrika HD
  • Africa News
  • Joy News
  • FAITH
  • Day Star
  • TBN
  • SBN
  • ISLAM CHANNEL
  • Eternal Word Tv Network
  • Dove TV
  • Lumen Christi
  • Emmanuel TV
  • TV Mundial (P)
  • RAI International
  • NHK
  • TV5 Monde Afrique
  • EuroNews French
  • EuroNews German
  • Deutsche Welle
  • CCTV 4
  • CGTN Documentary
  • CGTN French
  • CCTV Entertainment
  • China Movie Channel
  • Shanghai Dragon TV
  • Hunan TV
  • Zhejiang TV
  • Phoenix News & Entertainment
  • RTPi (P)
  • NDTV 24×7
  • DMX – Adult Contemporary
  • DMX – Today’s Hits
  • DMX – Y2K Hits
  • DMX – 70’s Hits
  • DMX – 80’s Hits
  • DMX – Familiar Favourites
  • DMX – Soft Hits
  • DMX – Love Songs
  • DMX – Metro Blends
  • DMX – Cityscapes
  • DMX – Groove Lounge
  • DMX – House Party
  • DMX – Power Hits
  • DMX – Dance
  • DMX – Trots Afrikaans
  • DMX – Campus Rock
  • DMX – Alternative
  • DMX – Hard Rock
  • DMX – Classic Rock
  • DMX – Golden Oldies
  • DMX – 90’s Hits
  • DMX – Classic R&B
  • DMX-UrbanAdult Contemporary
  • DMX – Urban Beat
  • DMX – Reggae
  • DMX – Modern Country
  • DMX – Traditional Country
  • DMX – Gospel
  • DMX – African Rhythms
  • DMX – Italian Contemporary
  • DMX – Smooth Jazz
  • DMX – Classic Jazz
  • DMX – Blues
  • DMX – Beautiful Instrumentals
  • DMX-Contemporary Inst.
  • DMX – The Light
  • DMX – Light Classical
  • DMX – Arias and Overtures
  • DMX – Chamber Music
  • DMX – Symphonic
  • DMX – French Contemporary
  • BBC World Service English
  • BBC World Radio 2
  • BBC African Languages
  • Voice of America
  • World Radio Network
  • Channel Islam Internationale
  • Radio France Internationale
  • RAYFM
  • Star
  • Rhythm
  • TransAfrica Radio

Best Dstv Payment Methods in Nigeria

You can easily renew any dstv packages with these payment options. They are easy and fast.

Most of these payment methods allows you to recharge dstv on mobile phone.

1.) Pay with Quickteller

  • Navigate to quickteller dstv payment page (https://www.quickteller.com/dstv).
  • Select the Bouquet or Package you want to pay for.
  • Input your smartcard number, mobile number and email address. Then hit the Continue button.
  • You will then be redirected to the payment page once you confirm your account details.
  • Enter your debit or credit card details and click/tap on the pay button.
  • You will be notified of successful payment.

It is worth mentioning that their web platform is preferred to their mobile app.

Numerous users have logged complaints about payment not going through and money not being refunded while using the mobile app.

So i will recommend you always use quickteller web payment option.

2.) DsTv Eazy Service

This is one of the best and fastest way to pay for your subscription renewal. It allows you to pay for yourself or pay for another person.

You can also make payment outside the country. That’s how convenient this platform is.

  • Visit dstv eazy service payment page (http://eazy.dstv.com/en/ng/pay).
  • Nigeria will be already chosen as your country. You can change that if not from Nigeria using the drop-down menu.
  • Input the smartcard number of the decoder you want to recharge or pay for.
  • Enter the captcha text and hit the Verify button.
  • Once account has been verified and click/tap on View Balance and Pay.
  • You will be redirected to payment summary page that contains date and amount due for payment.
  • Click/tap on Pay.
  • You will then be shown payment subscription page that contains information about the account owner.

At this point you will have over five (5) payment platforms to choose from.

i.) Renew DsTv Using Global Pay

Follow the above guide to the step where you need to select payment option.

  • Select global pay.
  • Enter your payment details which include first & last name, e-mail address, phone number, customer & smart card Number.
  • Click/Tap on globalpay.com to complete payment.
  • Doing this will redirect you to global pay website.
  • Select your card type, enter the card details and click on Pay.
  • Once the payment is successful, you will be taken back to your eazy self service account page.

ii.) Recharge with eTranzact

  • Select eTranzact Payment >> BankIT >> enter bank account number >> select the bank.
  • Submit the details of the 6-digit passcode generated.
  • Dial *389*00# with the phone number associated with the bank account used to receive an OTP (One Time Password).
  • Type the OTP into the space provided and hit Pay.
  • You will then receive a successful payment response.

iii.) Renew Using Pay-U

Select Pay-U as your preferred method of payment.

  • Enter card details which include full name on card, card-holder’s number, card number, expiry date and CVV number.
  • Follow the on-screen prompt to complete payment.

iv.) Recharge Using Paga e-Pay

To pay for dstv using paga, follow the above steps to the point where you have to choose payment platform.

  • Select paga e-payment.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions.

v.) Renew with Zenith Eazy Money Wallet

Choose eazy money as your payment option.

  • Input your mobile number and eazy money pin.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions to complete payment.

3.) Renew Subscription Using Mobile / Internet Banking

One of the many features of internet and mobile banking platform is bills payments.

One of the options under Pay bills on Nigerian banks internet banking platform and mobile apps is Cable Tv.

Under cable Tv, you have Dstv, GoTv, Startimes, Tstv and Kwese.

  • Log in or sign in to your mobile app or internet banking profile.
  • Click/Tap on Pay Bills or Bills Payment.
  • Select Cable Tv from available options.
  • Tap/Click on DsTv.
  • Select the dstv package or bouquet you want to pay for.
  • Enter your authentication PIN.
  • You will be notified of successful transaction.

Supported banks include;

  • Gtbank.
  • First Bank.
  • Zenith Bank.
  • Access Bank.
  • FCMB.
  • Union Bank.
  • Unity Bank.
  • Mainstream Bank.
  • Keystone Bank.
  • Stanbic IBTC Bank.
  • Sterling Bank.
  • Fidelity Bank.
  • Entreprise Bank.

You can also pay with most of these banks mobile wallet and mobile banking ussd code.

Other Payment Methods

Other methods of dstv payment include.

  • Konga Pay.
  • Baxi Box.
  • Payarena.
  • Nearest ATM.

If you have issues while trying to make payment or after payment, you can always get in touch with dstv customer care.

How to Activate DsTv After Payment

  1. To activate your subscription after payment, send “RA Smart Card Number” to 30333.
  2. For example if your smartcard number is 0123456789, text “RA 0123456789” to 30333.

How to Check your Subscription Due Date & Account Balance

You can easily check when your subscription will expire as well as your account balance using text message, dstv eazy service online and dstv mobile app.

  • With Mobile App: Dstv mobile app homepage contains the due date and account balance.
  • Using SMS: Text “DD Smartcard number” to 30333.
  • Online Method: Sign in to self service page >> Account >> You should see your account balance and current subscription expiry date.

Final Thought

There you have it guys on different methods of payment for dstv, know expiry date & account balance and activate dstv subscription after payment in 2021. Kindly share this article using the social sharing buttons.

7 thoughts on “DsTv Subscription: Packages, Payment and Prices in Nigeria 2021”

  1. i am new to dstv, i have tried opening an account using the online prompts but can’t see the exact commands in the user manual.

  2. Harrison egware

    I have just paid true ecobank yesterday but still i have not rasived it this is the smartcard number 1o433544011

  3. Ikechukwu chikadibia Moses

    I just made a payment of my monthly subscription yet nothing is showing,after debiting me,my DStv iuc 7021907912

  4. Dear all I have recharged on 4/4/2020 through wema bank but till now, it has not been resolved. 4288 7723 874.

  5. Ibojo ojo nelson

    I really welcome the modern ways things are done on internet without stress of endangering ones precious lives.I want to subscribe my dstv on net but i do not have ATM card.How do i go about this?

    1. Then you will need to get one of their agents near your vicinity to do it for you or you just use someone else’s ATM and give them cash.

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