Big Brother Nigeria: Big Brother is Back and Better

In 2016 Multichoice announced the Return of the  Big Brother Show, Not as Big brother Africa this time but as Big Brother Nigeria.

Big Brother Africa was popular for its entertaining value and ability to showcase ordinary Africans from different walks of life coming together and living together under one roof for a period of time. This Africans sets their culture, believe and religion aside to come together and achieve so many great things in the house.

Following the success of past seasons of Big Brother Africa, Multichoice decided to re-package the reality show once again by bringing back the Nigerian version.

The first edition Of Big Brother Nigeria was 10 years ago, which had 12 housemates competing for $100,000 prize money by performing different physical and mental challenges in the house.

Katung Aduwak emerged the winner of the last edition of Big Brother Nigeria. Big brother Nigeria has also produced a lot of stars we know in the industry today, like the famous Tinsel actor, Gideon Okeke, and TV personality host Ebuka Obi-Uchendu who is also the host for this year.

The new edition of Big Brother Nigeria will kick starts 22nd of January 2017 and it promises to be exciting and fun filled, with 12 housemates, 11 weeks duration, under 1 house, 1 biggie. The winner of this edition walks away with N25million and 1 KIA Sorento.

The show is Available on all DStv packages and GOtv Plus The only way to can catch the show live on this channles GOtv channel 29, DStv channel 198 is if you have an active DStv and GOtv .

How to Renew your DStv and GOtv Subscription

To renew your DStv and GOtv subscription, simply visit www.vtpass.com/dstv

www.vtpass.com/gotv

Big brother Nigeria is sponsored by Pay port.

Make payment in 3 easy steps using any of the following types of cards: Mastercard, Visa Card and Verve card.

Services available on VTpass include:

Phone Airtime Recharge

Internet Data Subscription

TV subscription payment (DStv, GOtv, Startimes)

Electricity Bills Payment (AEDC, Ikeja Electric, Eko Electric, Kano Electric, Port Harcourt).

We also have an API through which other developers can access all our services.

What we Offered for 2016 Black Friday

Yay! It was Black Friday, 25th of November 2016, the day know for the Biggest deals worldwide. Most businesses had one offer or the other for their customers (both new and old).

We surprised our customers with the Biggest deals ever. In collaboration with our parent company Broadshift Technologies Limited, we offered 40% off all website design project, web Hosting plans and domain Names registered through our platform.

Our Black Friday deal started on Black Friday 25th of Nov and ended on Cyber Monday 28th Nov 2016.

Why we Offered Website Design Deals on Black Friday

During the planning phase, we though of a number of options. We could have offered deals on Phone Airtime recharge, electricity bills payment or TV subscription renewal etc.

We have always looked forward to rewarding our customers in big ways. How else can we do that, than make this contribution to their businesses. Our core aim was business websites hence we offered the deals on Corporate Website design, e-commerce website design for those that want to sell online, BulkSMS website Design deals, Blog creation and News website design. Okay, We even went a step further by offering a deal on wedding website creation.

The web Hosting and domain name deals were both powered by Hostparker.com

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How to Clear DStv Error Code

At a certain point, some DSTV users may have problem with their Decoder or Smartcards. In case you are not aware, or you have been seeing some messages displayed on your screen after renewing your DSTV subscription but you do not know what they are exactly, they are called Error codes.

DStv Error codes are codes that enable users to know the exact problem. The good thing is you don’t have to panic when any error pops up on your screen because you can now solve  easily without having going to the Multichoice office.

Have you been seeing this error codes and you don’t know how to go about solving them?

  • E16-4
  • E18-4
  • E32-4
  • E30-4

This article will give an insight on the two ways you can go about solving this Error code whenever this problem arises.

Steps to Clear DStv Error Codes

The first way to go about solving these Error code is by using the DStv Eazy self Service.

How do I do this? simple click on this link http://eazy.dstv.com/en/ng/clear-error-code  and follow these steps

  • Select the error code your decoder is displaying
  • Enter your Smartcard Number details and
  • Click on the clear error code.

 

How to clear Error codes on DSTV

 

The second way to solve this error code is by dialing *288*2# on your mobile phone (local rates applies).

  • Select DStv
  • Enter Smartcard number
  • Send

Your DStv channels should be restored in a few minutes. If this was successful, a massage will be sent to you, notifying you that your smartcard has been reauthorized.

Kindly note that your Smartcard must be inserted and your decoder must be switched on when going through this steps.

Don’t let anything hold you back form enjoying all your beautiful programs.

If this post has helped you solve your error code problem. Kindly drop a comment below.

Remember you must have an active DSTV subscription to be able to do all of these.

To renew your DSTV subscription, simply visit www.vtpass.com/dstv .

Other services available on VTpass include:

We also have API available for developers to integrate.

With VTpass.com you can’t be Bored Over the Weekend

After a long week of hard work, do you still have to use the word “I’m Bored” on weekends?

Here are ways you can enjoy every bit of your weekend with Friends and Family

Host a Themed Movie Night

There are many movies that have sequels. Pick a genre that your family would enjoy. Ensure you have plenty of popcorn & snacks on hand to make the viewing a special one.

Watch Sports over Chilled Drinks

Catch all the exciting Football, Basketball, Crickets fixtures this weekend on your DStv, GOtv and Startimes which you can renew easily on VTpass.com
To do the above, renew your DStv, GOtv and Startimes subscription on VTpass.com

Also pay your electricity bills on VTpass.com to remain connected.

We provide meter token for the following Electricity Distribution Companies:

Other services available

To enjoy any of our services, simply visit www.vtpass.com

We also have API for developers to integrate our services.

Easy Steps to Pay Electricity Bills Online (Prepaid&Postpaid)

Many individuals miss important appointments and life changing opportunities while on queue at the PHCN office or designated banks trying to sort out their electricity bills.

Most people really find it uncomfortable leaving their businesses to go purchase their electricity units.

In Nigeria today, on a scale of Ten, 8 out of 10 houses use digital power consumption calculation device, which everyone know as a prepaid meter and the other 2 has postpaid meters

It is also no longer news that you can pay for your Electricity bills online both for Postpaid and prepaid meters.

This article will walk you through the fastest and most reliable way to pay your electricity bills without leaving the comfort of your house or place of work.

The PHCN company had partnered with a number of financial institution in Nigeria as well as card processors to allow subscribers make convenient payment online without having to go through any stress.

Paying your Electricity bills online should be the easiest thing you have ever done because it is a very simple and straight forward process. All you need is a phone or laptop connected to the internet and follow the steps below.

Steps to make Electricity Payment Online

Logon to VTpass to make Electricity payment online

  • Click on “What do you want to do” and select “Pay Electricity bills”

make electricity subscription renewal on Vtpass.com

 

  • On the second level, select “Electricity bills” (Ikeja Electric IKDC, EKO electricity EKEDC or whichever electricity distribution company you use)

Electricity company payment online

 

  • Select meter type (Postpaid or prepaid), then enter the required details (Meter number, Phone number, email etc)

Make electricity payment on online

 

  • Click on on the “continue” button and you will be directed to the Interswitch Webpay gateway. Enter details of your active ATM/Debit card to complete your transaction. Interswitch processes MastercardVisa card and Verve cards at the moment.

PHCN electricity payment on VTpass.com

If your payment is successful, you will receive the meter token on your phone and email.

 

Customers can make payment for the following electricity distribution companies:

Making payment on VTpass.com is fast, easy and saves you a lot of stress. It also ensure you can spend valuable time on important things than  going to the bank or PHCN office to make Payment.

We also have an electricity payment API for developers to integrate into their applications.

Make your life Easier with VTpass.com

Are you ready for the Manchester Derby?

Are you ready for today’s Manchester derby? It will be one of the most watched games this season. The Manchester derby has always been a match that even the neutrals look forward to in utmost excitement.

Who would be going home with the 3 points tonight, Manchester United or Manchester City?

The only way to find out is through SuperSport, if you have an active DStv Subscription. Renew your DStv today and don’t miss today’s match.

Time: 8:00 PM

To renew your DStv subscription, simply visit www.vtpass.com/dstv

Make payment in 3 easy steps using any of the following types of cards: Mastercard, Visa Card and Verve card.

Other services available on VTpass include:

  • Phone Airtime Recharge
  • Internet Data Subscription
  • TV subscription payment (DStv, GOtv, Stratimes)
  • Electricity Bills Payment

How to Make DSTV Subscription Payment Online

Welcome to Vtpass.com the fastest and easiest platform to pay for your DStv subscription in Nigeria.

Don’t know what VTpass is? Well, VTpass is a platform through which you can make convenient payment for your everyday services like Phone Airtime Recharge, Internet Data bundle subscription, Cable TV subscription such as DTSV, GOTV, Startimes, Electricity bills (PHCN) and many other service.

 

Today we will be sharing with you, how you can pay or renew your DStv subscription without having to walk down to any Multichoice office to make payment. With VTpass You can stay in your living room and make payment without taking a step out.

VTpass offers subscription renewal of all the DStv packages which includes Family, Compact, Access , Premium etc

Payments made on VTpass.com is processed immediately without any delay.

Making payment for your DStv subscription is easy with VTpass. All you have to do is get on a mobile phone or a Laptop and follow these steps:

Steps to Pay for DStv Subscription Online

  • Log on to www.vtpass.com
  • Click on “What do you want to do” and select “Pay TV subscription”

what-do-you-want-to-do

  • On the second level, select “DSTV Subscription”

DStv Subscription Payment Online

 

  • Select your bouquet option ( Dstv Family, Access, compact ,etc)

DSTV Subscription Renewal

  • Fill in this required details;
  1. phone number
  2. Smartcard Number
  3. Email Address
  • Click “continue” and you will be redirected to the confirmation page. This page displays the details of the transaction you are about to make.

 

  • Click on the payment option of your choice Interswitch

DSTV payment with ATM Card

 

 

  • Select your card type, the acceptable card types are Mastercard, Visa card and Verve Card.

Pay Online for DSTV

 

Enter the required details and click “Pay”.

The required details are Card Number, Expiry date, CVV2 and card pin.

Pay for DSTV subscription online

Please note that you must have an active ATM card for online transaction. You might not be able to proceed with the transaction if your ATM card is not active.

You can also make payment for GOTV subscription and Startimes Subscription using VTpass.

You can contact VTpass through our various support channels if you need any help.

VTpass.com – So Easy and Convenient.

How to Buy Phone Airtime Online

What do you do when your phone runs out of airtime and you live very far from where you can buy Airtime? Do you go through the stress of walking down to a vendor’s shop or drive down to a the nearest ATM  to Recharge airtime on your mobile phone? This could be so tiring.

Here is the good news, with VTpass.com you don’t have to worry about going through all that stress in getting airtime on your mobile phone. We bring convenience to your doorstep.

VTpass offers an online platform that allows you to conveniently make purchase for services. Services like Phone Airtime Recharge, Internet Data bundle subscription, Cable TV subscription such as DTSV, GOTV, Startimes TV, Electricity bills (PHCN) and many more.

But today we are talking about how to purchase Airtime for the different networks ( MTN, GLO,ETISALAT, Airtel) directly on your mobile phone.

Simple steps to buy Phone Airtime on VTpass

Let me walk you through on how to Buy Airtime on VTpass.com:

 

  1. Log on to VTpass.com

Recharge your phone on VTpass.com

  1. Select the network of choice (All network Available)

Buy phone airtime Online

 

  1. Fill in the required details

Make payment online for Airtime

  1. Confirm the details you filled in, then click “Pay with card” to be directed to the Interswitch payment gateway

Pay for Phone airtime online

5. After being directed to the Interswitch Webpay payment gateway, enter details of your ATM/Debit card to complete your transaction. Interswitch processes Mastercard, Visa card and Verve cards at the moment.

Phone Airtime payment

 

 

Upon the successful completion of the payment, your mobile phone will be recharged automatically. Only the value of the recharge voucher will be deducted from your account, there are no extra charges. For instance, if you buy a N100 recharge airtime voucher, only N100 will be deducted  from your bank account / card and nothing more.

Please note that you must have an active ATM card for online transactions. You might not be able to proceed with the transaction if your ATM card is not active.

The beautiful thing about Vtpass.com is that you get to make all these transactions without leaving the comfort of your home or place of work which is an undeniable feeling of satisfaction.

Developers can also access airtime recharge and other other services through the VTpass Developer API.

To get what you want, when you want it at your convenience is what we offer at Vtpass.com

Visit www.VTpass.com today and feel the convenience it brings to your doorstep.

A New Dawn with VTpass

Hello guys welcome to the world of VTpass – Our official Blog.

First, we will tell you who we are and what you can do on our platform. VTpass is a platform through which you can make convenient payment for your everyday services like Phone Airtime Recharge, Internet Data bundle subscription, Cable TV subscription such as DTSV, GOTV, Startimes, Electricity bills (PHCN) and many other services.

With over 180 million people in Nigeria and a vast improvement in technology and innovation, VTpass is here to offer you comfort and convenience. When we talk about comfort and convenience, we mean a completely stress free Platform to make payment for your daily billers.

Our blog will be providing you insight on how to improve on the use of our services, take advantage of offers we have and of course ensure that you truly enjoy the convenience of our innovative products.  we pride ourselves to be the best in offering this kind of services

VTpass.com is a platform dedicated to transforming the lives of our communities, customers, families and friends by making sure that their day to day payment of product and services is stress free and convenient.

Here are some of the services we offer at VTpass

Our solutions and services are secure, easy and convenient.

To start, visit the payment page to see a list of all services for which you can make payments.

We also offer our API to developers building applications and would like to interface with our products and services.

You can also contact us if you want some custom solutions to fit your need.

You can also connect with us through our various social media platform

Facebook: Facebook.com/VTpass

Twitter: @VTpass

Instagram: @VTpass

GooglePlus: +VTpass

 

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