African Cable Television (ACTV) is a pay TV company that offers direct to home television station broadcasting services. The Cable TV which was launched on the 13th of November 2014 was actually incorporated in 2013. They intend to make a difference in the television broadcasting world and thus strive to meet new possibilities and reach new boundaries as well as break limits. They also intend to be make new paths that would help them to serve their customers better than any other television broadcasting service.

They have a philosophy of attending to every individual no matter where they are, what they want and who they are. They want to deliver at the best price to their customers, world class HD videos for their customer’s entertainment, infotainment and pleasure.

Their decoder features a unique design. Furthermore, their remote control is designed in such a way that your viewing pleasure would increase due to the dynamic functions that comes with the remote. Their remote affords you the power to pause, record and rewind TV programs whenever you want to.

Their services come in 4 pay as you go different monthly subscription packages. The packages include ACTV Prime, ACTV Family, ACTV Max as well as ACTV Premium. While the ACTV prime allows subscribers to watch over 18 channels, the ACTV family gives subscribers the opportunity to watch over 24 channels. ACTV family max however gives subscribers access to over 37 channels while ACTV Premium allows subscribers to watch over 50 channels.

Their channels are grouped under entertainment, kids, lifestyle, original, music, sports, international news and documentary amongst others. Each of their different subscription packages has at least a channel from the different genres. Therefore, irrespective of the subscription you pay for, you are sure to have access to at least a channel that would show the types of program you like.

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A list of the channels accessible on ACTV include:

  • ACTV
  • Aljazeera
  • Aljazeera Arabic
  • Area
  • Babytv
  • Bet
  • Body in balance
  • Channels
  • Cinema
  • Crime
  • Daystar
  • Enolly
  • EWTN ( a global catholic radio network)
  • Explorer viasat
  • Extreme
  • FAB tv
  • Fashion one
  • FLN
  • Fox
  • Fox business
  • Fox crime
  • Fox life
  • Fox Movies
  • Fox news channel
  • Fox sports
  • Fox Sports 2
  • France 24
  • Hi 5
  • History Viasat
  • Ibile
  • Investigation Discovery
  • Jimjam
  • Lbc international
  • Magic
  • Motorvision
  • MTV Base
  • MUTV (Manchester United Television)
  • Nat Geo Gold
  • Nature
  • NDTV
  • Nick
  • Oji
  • Planeta HD
  • Ranatv
  • RT
  • Sky news
  • Smashhits
  • Sportskool
  • The science channel
  • VH-1
  • World novella

ACTV allows you to easily renew your subscription. This options include using a quickteller enabled ATM and paying on line through These are alternatives to paying in their offices or agents.

You could easily purchase ACTV decoder from any satellite TV retailers around you.


Ikeja Lagos on No 59 Oduduwa way, GRA

Allen Avenue road, no 65 in Ikeja Lagos too.

They have a sales outlet in Jabi Abuja on Plot 710, I.T. Igbani Street in Suite AA4, Kirmu Plaza.

They can also be reached on 01-2551111 or 01-4407700 while their e-mail address is [email protected]. Their website is

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  1. My name is pastor awoyeye Samson pls i want to confirm whether actv is not functioning in Nigeria again because am one of the first set that bought the decoder when it come out i used it for one month before it not showing again

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