The DStv Yanga package is the second-lowest bouquet on DStv after Padi. It contains channels showing Nollywood movies, Hollywood movies, international telenovelas, reality TV shows, drama series, music, documentaries, and kids’ channels. With a DStv Yanga subscription, you can watch on three decoders and two streaming devices at the same time. You can also download shows to your tablets and smartphone.
DStv Yanga was put out as a replacement for the former DStv Access package. Before the change of name, DStv Access was the lowest package on offer. But with the change, there is one lower than it, the aforementioned DStv Padi package.
List of All The Channels Contained On The DStv Yanga Package
DStv Yanga package has over 95 TV channels and 11 audio channels.
|S/N||Channel Name||Channel Number|
|1.||M-Net Movies 4||108|
|4.||Discovery Family HD||136|
|7.||Africa Magic Epic||152|
|8.||Africa Magic Family||154|
|10.||Africa Magic Hausa||156|
|11.||Africa Magic Yoruba||157|
|12.||Maisha Magic East HD||158|
|13.||Africa Magic Igbo||159|
|14.||Maisha Magic Bongo||160|
|22.||SS Blitz HD||200|
|48.||AFRO Music English||326|
|55.||Eternal Word Television Network||348|
|64.||BBC World News||400|
|66.||Newzroom Afrika HD||405|
|68.||Plus TV Africa||408|
|75.||TVC News Nigeria||418|
|76.||NTA News 24||419|
|80.||TV5 Monde Afrique||437|
|86.||CCTV Entertainment – Mandarin Entertainment Channel||480|
|87.||China Movie Channel||481|
|89.||Shanghai Dragon TV||482|
|91.||Phoenix News and Entertainment||485|
|93.||TV Mundial (P)||680|
|96.||Ebony Life TV||165|
|S/N||Channel Name||Channel Number|
|1.||BBC World Service English||850|
|2.||BBC World Radio 2||851|
|3.||BBC African Languages||852|
|4.||Voice of America||853|
|5.||World Rdio Network||854|
|6.||Channel Islam Internationale||865|
|7.||Radio France Internationale||866|
In addition to these channels, DStv Yanga also has channel 198 to accommodate subscribers who are lovers of the Big Brother Naija Reality TV show. During the period of this show, most subscribers, who may not have been renewing their monthly subscriptions, subscribe to stay connected and view the show.
DStv Yanga Xtraview
DStv Yanga offers its users a wide range of channels from local to international. The package best suits those subscribers who can afford to pay ₦2,565 monthly. It can be used for homes, businesses, companies, and offices. With this package, subscribers are sure of a good number of news and entertainment channels. The DStv Yanga Xtraview allows subscribers to link three decoders under one subscription. All the subscriber has to pay is for one subscription, and a ₦2,300 access fee for the link decoders. Other DStv packages also enjoy this benefit at the same price.
How Much DStv Yanga Costs and How to Make Payments
DStv subscriptions are mainly on monthly basis or annually. For the monthly subscription, DStv Yanga costs ₦2,565 while the amount for the yearly subscription is ₦28,215. Like other types of businesses, DStv gives a discount on the annual subscription once in a while. You pay for 11 months and get one month free. This is a way of pushing subscribers to embrace the offer and go for the annual subscription.
For your DStv subscriptions, there are novel means subscribers can pay for their monthly subscriptions. You can either visit a MultiChoice office; pay at the bank; pay through internet banking and mobile apps; pay through POS and other retail outlets; or renew your subscription with your mobile phone through the use of USSD codes.
Again, in making payments through the bank, you have two options to choose from. Firstly, you can pay instantly. In this form, you visit the bank monthly to make your payments. While the second option is to initiate a debit order with your bank. The debit order allows your bank to renew your payments on the agreed date, either monthly or yearly, and collect the money from your bank account. With this type, once the agreed date reaches, the subscription will be renewed immediately.
How To Pay for DStv Yanga Subscription
Like we mentioned earlier, there are so many ways one can pay for his or her DStv Yanga subscription. This applies also to other DStv packages. If you want to pay through the bank, you visit the bank with the DStv smartcard number and pay for the subscription. Below are some of the ways one can pay for a DStv subscription.
You Can Subscribe with the MyDStv Mobile App
The MyDStv mobile app makes it easy for the subscribers to carry out several transactions, access their DStv accounts, and also make payments. If you want to pay for your DStv subscription with the app, you have to download and sign up for the app. Here’s how to pay with the app;
- Open the app and click View/Pay
- Select the method of payment you would like to use
- Choose your package – DStv Yanga
- Enter the amount and make sure it corresponds with the price for the package. Follow the instructions until your payment is successful.
You Can Pay Through the DStv Africa Website
For this type of payment, you will need a smartphone and a good internet connection. Follow the following processes to make your payments.
- Go to https://www.dstv.com/en-ng/
- Click on Sign In
- Enter your mobile number or surname used in the registration of the decoder and smartcard number. Then sign in.
- Click on Pay Now
- If you want to pay for one month, then click on one-off payment.
- Choose the method of payment or payment option you want to use.
- Select the package, DStv Yanga, and pay.
- Follow the instructions carefully until the payment is successful.
Major Differences Between DStv Yanga and Padi Packages
DStv Yanga and DStv Padi packages are the cheapest DStv packages. They are cheap but contain a variety of channels. The major differences between the two packages are their prices and the number of channels. For the DStv packages, the lower the price, the lower the number of channels contained in their channel lists, while the higher the price, the higher the channels, and other features.
DStv Padi package has as low as 48+ channels while the DStv Yanga package has 95+ channels. Their prices also differ: DStv Padi has a monthly subscription fee of ₦1,850 and an annual subscription fee of ₦20,350 while DStv Yanga has a monthly subscription fee of ₦2,565 and an annual subscription fee of ₦28,215.
Another difference is that DStv Yanga can access channel 198 – BBNaija while DStv Padi cannot access this channel. This entices DStv Padi subscribers to upgrade to the higher package to view the channel.