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How to pay for GOtv Plus/Lite – Packages and Prices in Kenya

    GOtv is one of the major players in the pay-tv services in Kenya and they are popularly used nationwide. However, after the introduction of GOtv Plus and GOtv Lite, Kenyans has since welcome the development!

    There is also the GOtv Max and GOtv Value too with their mouth watering packages, that makes their users or subscribers think more!

    Although, they are not only the working Multichoice company, GOtv also have another competitive groups from other pay-tv services such as Zuku, Startimes, and Bamba.

    So today, FBL is going to list out the packages of GOtv Plus and GOtv Lite and we will also include the step by step guide on how to pay for your packages.

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    All GOtv subscribers have access to channel categories such as sports, entertainment, religious content, children’s programming, fashion, and food. The level of access is, of course, dependent on the bouquet.

    But those subscribed to the GOtv Plus have access to more channel categories than those subscribed to the Value and Lite.

    Price of GOtv Decoder in Kenya

    Howver, right now, a GOtv decoder and GOtenna retail at Ksh. 2,999. Meanwhile, this starter kit comes with a free one-month GOtv Plus subscription.

    But the joy comes up when you are a new subscriber, you gets to enjoy 40 local and international channels. After one month, the subscriber is free to choose the package. Which is amazing!

    Currently, GOtv Kenya has three main packages which are: GOtv Lite, GOtv Value, and GOtv Plus. The GOtv Plus is the premium bouquet; hence, higher priced of the three while GOtv Lite is the cheapest.

    *. GOtv Lite Packages

    Lets begin from the GoTV Lite Package. Did you know that GoTV converted this one year FTA subscription into something totally different and that is the GoTV Lite package?

    With the GoTV Lite package, you have to pay Ksh 555 every four months to gain access to a couple of local channels and other weird international channels.

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    List of all GOtv Lite Packages in Kenya

    *. Inooro TV
    *. Fashion TV
    *. America’s Got Talent
    *. KBC Channel 1
    *. NTV
    *. Citizen
    *. KTN News
    *. K24
    *. JimJam
    *. Faith
    *. Islam Channel
    *. Aljazeera
    *. Afro Music

    The GOtv Lite package comes with three payment options: you can either pay monthly, quarterly, or annually.

    GOtv Plus Packages

    This is GOtv’s premium package and that may explain the selective offer.

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    List of all GOtv Lite Packages in Kenya

    *. Inooro TV
    *. Telemundo
    *. E!
    *. Fox Life
    *. Discovery Channels
    *. Movies Zone
    *. M EPIC
    *. M FAMILY
    *. M WORLD
    *. Zee WORLD
    *. Fashion One
    *. Nat Geo Wild
    *. Voxafrica, Big brother Naija
    *. S blitz
    *. S9
    *. S select
    *. S select 2
    *. E Africa
    *. Kasstv
    *. GBS
    *. Ebr
    *. KBC
    *. NTV
    *. KTN
    *. CITIZEN
    *. KTN NEWS
    *. K24
    *. PWANI TV
    *. Disney Junior
    *. JimJam
    *. MV Base
    *. Afro Music
    *. Faith Broadcasting Network
    *. Islam Channel
    *. Emmanuel Tv
    *. BBC
    *. CNN
    *. Aljazeera
    *. B4U Movies

    GOtv offers you various payments options: you can make payments via M-Pesa (Business No.: 423655), Airtel Money (Business name: GOTV), Visa Card, PesPal, CraftSilicon, or through local banks. This is how to Pay for GOtv Lite – GOtv Plus in Kenya using Mpesa.

    It is very simple. GOTV has both Free-to-air (FTA) and paid channels within their digital TV content. You can find a GOtv dealer and identify suitable packages from the GOtv Kenya official website. This steps are;

    How to pay for GOTV in Kenya using Mpesa

    Ensure that the GOtv decoder is on.
    Go to MPESA menu and choose Pay Bill.
    Enter the GOtv Mpesa business number 423655.
    Enter ICU number (ICU number is found on a red sticker at the bottom of your decoder).
    Enter the amount to pay.
    Key in your MPESA PIN
    Confirm that you have entered the correct details, then send to complete the transaction.
    Wait for the confirmation SMS


    How to Pay GOtv in Kenya using Mpesa with GOTV Paybill Number

    1. Go to Mpesa menu and choose ‘Pay Bill’
    2. Key in the Paybill number which is 423655
    3. Key in your IUC number; this you can get it from the bottom of your decoder on a red sticker.
    4. Key in the correct amount for the package you wish to pay for. You can find the different packages available to you here and the GO TV Channels they offer.
    5.Key in your M-Pesa PIN
    6. Check again to ensure that you have input the correct information
    7. Wait for a confirmation message

    Although, there are other methods of GOtv payment include paying online, and using Equity bank, Prime bank, Faulu bank, Centenary, Diamond Trust and others.

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    How do I re-scan my GOTV?

    >> Install your GOtv account.
    >> Connect your decoder to the TV using the Audio and Video (AV) cables provided.
    >> Switch the TV on and press the AV button on the TV remote control to go to the appropriate AV channel.
    >> Once the decoder has finished scanning it will indicate the number of services acquired.

    GOtv Kenya Eazy Self Service

    This is GOtv’s online platform that offers customers the self-service option. This way, they can manage their subscriptions online. Through this platform, you can find dealers or installers near you, learn about the various payment methods, get more details on your GOtv decoder, and clear error codes.

    Kenyans has come to notice that this platform is not very effective when it comes to clearing error codes. Most subscribers end up having to call customer care agents for assistance.

    GOtv Customer Care contacts

    Tel: +254711 066 000
    USSD: *423#
    Shortcode: 22688
    Email: [email protected]

    Do you have any other questions, then try visiting the official Kenya GOtv website or use the below comment box and we will definitely get back to you!