The young owner of the rave-making pay-TV, TSTV which launched on the 1st of October has been revealed as none other than a young medical doctor from Imo state.
The owner of the newly launched Pay-TV operator TSTV has been revealed. He is a young Medical Doctor identified as Bright Echefu. He founded the Africa Health Television AHT which gave birth to TSTV.
TSTV Nigeria was finally launched on Sunday in Abuja and Nigeria’s Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed in his speech said TSTV will be tax-free for the next year in order to grow the indigenous company.
“The important thing about what Echefu (TStv CEO) has done today is that he has redefined the pay per view television industry and from today that industry will never remain the same again. What he has done is to democratise the media and entertainment industry and make it possible for even a peasant farmer to have access to the best entertainment and news in the world.
“It is a great opportunity for me to be the one to unveil TStv because just like a Nigerian made history by crashing the cost of telephony in Nigeria, I am glad that another Nigerian is now coming forward to crash the cost of Pay TV,” Mohammed said.
Echefu while speaking said: “We’ve successfully ran African Health Television for more than 5 years without hitches. We have no doubts whatsoever that TSTV would offer an excellent and affordable digital satellite television services to Nigerians.”
He added: ”TStv Africa is not classified and it has a model that accommodates subscription for as low as N200 and N500 for a period of time. Once you subscribe to TStv Africa, you will also get complimentary internet service, enabled Wi-Fi, as well as video calls and video conferencing services. It has an array of amazing TV channels with premium entertainment, educative programmes that cut across all genres.
“The genres included news, music, general entertainment, documentary, movies, religious, sports, health, kids, fashion and lifestyle that better define the uniqueness of Nigeria’s diverse culture and traditional values,”
Here are 7 Things To Know About Bright Ikechukwu Echefu, The Owner Of TSTV;
1. Dr. Bright Echefu was at the Medical college of university of Nigeria Nsukka from where he left to pursue further studies abroad.
2. He hails from Obowo in Imo state.
3. He is the MD/CEO of Bricke and Athens limited owners of AHTV-Heath Television.
4. He is the chairman of Bright FM.
5. He is also on the board of Bright joy multiveventurs limited.