The telecommunications giant, Globacom, has launched Glo TV, an innovative TV streaming service on Android, IOS apps and web for watching live linear TV, Video on Demand and catch-up contents. Unveiling the new service at the company’s headquarters in Lagos on Tuesday, Globacom said that Glo TV will positively alter the television landscape in Nigeria, as it will beam highly sought-after television content to millions of subscribers via their desktop and mobile handheld devices. Glo TV is powered by the reliable Glo 4G technology which ensures a pleasant streaming experience.
According to the company; “Glo TV brings engaging, interactive and premium entertainment content through a rich bouquet of offerings, including hundreds of live entertainment programs, 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 social strata”. It expressed excitement over the roll-out of the service, stating that; “This first-of-its-kind mobile TV initiative will offer the best premium all-round entertainment, news and sports content and is set to become Nigeria’s one-stop entertainment destination. We are confident that with the launch of Glo TV, our network will cater to the content preferences of Nigerians across different socio-economic groups and offer them an exclusive opportunity to experience the best-in-class TV content.”
Globacom further explained that users of Glo TV will find the service irresistible, as it offers a wide variety of choices from entertainment to news, and education and cartoons, assuring that there will never be a dull moment on the service over the web or app, no matter the user’s subject of interest. For instance, subscribers who are news lovers and want to follow international news as it breaks can catch up with news-on-the-go channels, including Aljazeera and France24, while subscribers, who have interest in documentary channels can watch CGTN and RT Documentary, among many others.
Children’s interests are also well covered by Glo TV. Regular kiddies’ channels such as ZooMOO, English Club TV and Lollykids are on offer to give healthy entertainment and quality education to children of all ages. This will ensure that they are not only learning but also being adequately entertained in line with the best practices of television viewership.