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GTV pay television service launched in Cameroon
Life just got better… Across Cameroon this morning thousands of people are waking up to a revolution in affordable quality entertainment. The hotly anticipated launch of GTV delivered a shot in the arm to Cameroon’s previously under-competitive pay-TV industry and revealed exciting new dimensions to the unique GTV offering.

With an innovative model that champions African consumer demand, GTV is completely redefining the pay-TV market and home entertainment. Challenging existing services, GTV is significantly dropping entry level pricing and boosting customer service, providing real value for money. Both GTV French and English packages are now available in Cameroon!

At a press conference held Wednesday, 13 August, Julian McIntyre, Founder and Managing Director of GTV delivered the groundbreaking news that GTV will carry 80% of Premiership matches. Expanding on the GTV offering, McIntyre added "We’re shaking things up, offering our own G channels alongside premium international and African programming not just to a few people but to literally thousands of people who have never before been able to access pay-TV".

Did Kalonji, GTV Cameroon’s General Manager added: "I’m very excited to be part of the GTV revolution and look forward to bringing the best in TV entertainment and sports to the Cameroonians. GTV is completely redefining the pay-TV market, and home entertainment bringing the best international and African programming to your homes at an affordable price."

The new service offers fantastic choice and quality content in both French and English to a whole new audience at an affordable price. The GTV viewers can access major international channels as well as GTV’s own channels created especially to satisfy local tastes. Programming includes a diverse range of live sports, movies, lifestyle, popular TV series, children’s edutainment, international and regional news, music, and religious content.

The 6 unique GTV packages offer something for everyone. The 3 French packages are available from just CFA11,810 per month with G Choix, G Encore and G Grande. Among GTV’s own channels will be "G Star", an exciting entertainment and movie channel for the whole family; G Xtra, G Sports 1 and 2 showing the best in live African and international sports including European football; G Series, a channel dedicated to the best TV series ever and G Africa, showcasing the best of home grown African talent.

This will be an exciting time for the GTV viewers with the Barclays Premier League kicking off on Saturday, August 16th!

* Unique packages offer TV for everyone at an affordable price * Both GTV French and English packages only available in Cameroon! * Best choice of French and English-language channels to suit everyone! * Best of the live Barclays Premier league action on GTV



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