etv Ghana

etv Ghana

TV just got even more exciting in Ghana as e.tv the first privately owned but free-to-air television station in South Africa has launched a subsidiary in Accra, Ghana. This launch is a big deal because e.tv South Africa that launched in 1998 is presently the largest English-medium channel in SA.

e.tv Ghana is a free-to-air commercial channel aimed at bringing premium television services to residents of Accra. The station was launched last night (Tuesday night) and would broadcast 24 hours everyday.

The new TV station is born out of a partnership between Global Media Alliance Ghana Ltd., and Sabido Investment (PTY) Ltd., of South Africa. The experience of the parent company would give e.tv Ghana a  major competitive advantage as it would have a large synergy of programmes.

e.tv has always been very exciting and I know many TV enthusiasts across Africa (especially Nigeria) go to great lengths to be able to receive the signals on satellite from South Africa. I have watched the SA version several times in a hotel in Lagos Nigeria and can attest to the high quality programming.

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140 Comments

  1. I’m happy with how fast Ghana’s economy is growing.There is hope for Africa!

    e.TV is one of my favorite station.Nigerians like it alot too.

    I wish them the best biz stay in Ghana hoping that they will be in Nigeria very soon.

  2. Evans Matey says:

    David, I want to know if viewers of e tv Ghana will require a dish and a decoder to be able to receive signals as was the case with e tv SA.

    When are they commencing their broadcast? I just can’t wait. Thank you

  3. I’m happy with how fast Ghana’s economy is growing. There is hope 4 Africans & african corporations. eTV’s content is hot. Several Nigerians like me like watching eTV movies.

  4. kayblaza says:

    so does it mean those who watch etv on sat will not get that any more ?
    now i switch to e tv on satellite but i don’t get anything are we “moving forward”? whats up with that, anyway thanks David u r a gr8 guy. ps. whatz the pin for e tv again?

  5. kayblaza says:

    Pls if e.tv is still on satellite, then what is happening. have the changed their pin/key if so can anybody help with the new key/pin?

  6. Gideon Walenton says:

    SO PLEASE WHEN ARE WE GOING TO GET E TV IN KUMASI.THANK YOU

  7. Ronald Garbrah says:

    Well,we hope it extends its tentacles to Takoradi and Kumasi.I love the series SCANDAL!we embrace etv ghana and cannot wait.

  8. Joseph Otoo says:

    Tell us more on how to still view etv sa on stellite. cos its seems to be off from the satellite channels. is there a new pin to still watch etv? can someone help?

  9. Joseph Otoo says:

    David i just visited ur site just today and i think i like it! can u pls help me with the etv pin? if there is a new one or not thx

  10. da Pilma says:

    After watching e.tv in crystal clear digital satellite transmission, Analogue terrestrial TV looks horrible.

    Please we want DVB!

    • Digital terrestrial TV is already in the works. The National Communications Authorities (NCA) already has a tentative deadline for all TV stations in Ghana to switch to some form of digital transmission. I hardly ever watch TV via analogue transmission. I watch Metro TV and GTV but only on DSTV.

  11. kayblaza says:

    hey i think those of us in Ghana can search for etv on NSS7 22w soon can say the exact freq n sr most of our terrestial tv is there on that satellite. but seriously multi tv is freaking me out!!, hey thanks dave. lol

  12. eric owusu says:

    can u please send some satlite names and some freq. to tune my satlite?

    • Soldier says:

      what kind or brand of decoder are you on: strong, fortec or what? You could easily do a blinds scan on some models of decoders with the right dish alignment. Where are you?

  13. ssale says:

    Hi any persons that want access with etv now must used HD DECODER and more channel like Cine Africa that bringing you nigerain movies is free. watch it 28 degrees east.

  14. Ssale says:

    Multi-tv is on 28 degrees east frecuncy is 12553v19531, they start with 11 channel Cine Africa, Joy Tv, CNN. Turn ur dish now. Is free more 4 free

  15. Gideon Walenton says:

    Can anybody pls give me the frequency for getting e.tv on satellite and any other free tv.

    • Soldier says:

      Sorry man, etv is a ghost now on our screens: its there but the 6969 code strong users used to get it unscrambled works no more. But you can still get the frequencies via the http://www.lyngsat.com link I gave. Just browse correctly. Its all there.

  16. Soldier says:

    All you satellite TV funs check out this site. You get to see loads of frequencies and all that there is there. Have fun

  17. Joseph Otoo says:

    Hi, Ssale are you perhaps saying we can use any good decoder or the strong decoder to receive multi tv signals? How should it be done? if its possible and you have any idea?

  18. ssale says:

    Hi Guys. u can use strong receiver to treck multi-tv, after geting the signal. and then use any HD Box Decoder scan all the channels including news, sports, entertainment, movies, kids,

  19. ssale says:

    Hi guys, Im in northan part of nigeria that north east zone.
    Happy viewing, happy Multi-tv $ happy Ghana

  20. Joseph Otoo says:

    Hi Ssale, thanx for your reply am in the eastern part of Ghana. I use the strong decoder and i ve always been wondering if it can receive the multi Tv signals until i saw ur comments last week, anyway am yet to try the settings you were referring to and am hoping its works, but are you saying if you dont use the HD Box decoder to scan the channels after receiving the signal you cant scan and view the stations with the strong decoder? please break it down cos am Dem interested.

  21. Shakiru says:

    Someone told me that there is a frequence for etv bt nt the same direction that is before,bt i dont knw yet may be is true or nt

  22. ahmed danaa says:

    hi
    i a a viewer of etv from Ghana i want to know the new code for strong because 6969 is not working

  23. Fate says:

    Please can i get the new e.tv unlocking code

  24. Femi says:

    Hi Ssale, thanx for your effort, i am presently in the northern part of Nija, what size of dish can track these signals

  25. ssale says:

    Hi Guys. Rescan ur MY TV frequency now is free 4some days.

  26. Bright Asare says:

    pls can u add e-TV to ur exiting multi-TV so that people in outside Accra can also join, because it is one of the favourite TV in the world and i believe it raise stardard of the viewers

  27. ssale says:

    Hi Gus Remember, eTV is the best african channel free to air in histry very soon whould start whouching eTV on 28 degrees east at astra 2b.
    at the best african free to air satellite MULTI-TV so dat every one can see outside accra and all african countries.

  28. Kafaru godfrey says:

    Hi guys,
    i’m crazy to get the codes for strong decoder channels pls can i get codes to view (irdeto seca conax and nagravision) channels? More especially etv’s new code bcos that 6969 stuff don’t work anymore.

  29. Mr.ssale pls how long will it take for etv to come back to freeair.by Joel Gyamfi Gyebi (kumasi/Ghana)

  30. Akin valentine says:

    Let us know the naira equivalent of your multi tv box u are talking about

  31. Akin says:

    Please reply me

  32. Bright Asare says:

    eTV is in ghana alright but i mean it should be extend to kumasi, takoradi and e rest of country and is not only accra alone should enjoy it, e transmission must be wide, since business is business.

  33. Mallam Nuhu says:

    well i am a reguler viewer in kumasi and i am in search of a satelite dealers that we can share ideas and many more..my e-mail is mallamnuhu2008@yahoo.com

  34. Endurance says:

    Am useing 2 dish, but i can’t get d etv. Pls a need a help. Who can help us with d new code? Am 4rm delta state nigeria

  35. rahim says:

    etv will soon come 2040 thank you KUMASI etv

  36. Apenteng francis says:

    I love the station

  37. mallam nuhu says:

    well i am getting badr 6 but cant get badr 4 so i just want to ask what to do..stay bless

  38. Wirdo says:

    Pls i’m in 9ja & i need d new etv unblocking code. I’m really missing thier programmes

  39. collins says:

    hi
    i a a viewer of etv from Ghana i want to know the new code for strong because 6969 is not working

  40. CHIDOZIE says:

    I’m very gratful 4 ur performance, I NEED A FREQUENCY TO GET E TV

  41. Ejembi Oche Sam says:

    I’ve always looked 4ward to watching e.tv. What is happening? Keep us informed

  42. Collins Gyimah says:

    Hello everyone, I have SRT 4663 X decorder, I have a lot channels when my dish is facing east, but all of the channels are scrambled. Can any be a good help to me by given any code numbers to open those scrambled channels from East of my dish? please help me.nanagyimah79@hotmail.com

  43. Scholar says:

    Pls can i get the new code for e.tv?

  44. Scholar says:

    Pls i’m from nigeria not poland so can you give me my national flag?

  45. Douglas Bejum says:

    I am from nigeria and a great admirer of e.tv progs bt lost it signal last year. Can u do me a favour with the Ghana e.tv satellite name, frequency,symbol rate,polarization and LNB type. My email above. I’m missing their great programmes.

  46. hi Grace Krubil i love u very much. thanks for making me an e.tv fan. i love You!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  47. larry says:

    i need new etv unlocking code

  48. JOSEPH says:

    Hi,anybody who has gotten Ghana e.tv on nss 7 or any satellite with mpeg4 high definition decoder should indicate please b/4 i use my hard-earned money to buy one

  49. Evans Matey says:

    David, please where in ghana can i buy a 4m dish. I intend to track channels on Nilesat 7 degrees west. is it possible to get this satelitte on a smaller dish? please kindly advise me where i can get one and @ what price and who can do the installation. I count on you.
    Thanks

    • I don’t know anyone who has tracked Nilesat from Ghana, successfully. You might be lucky if you are located in the northern parts of Ghana. Definitely, you would need a large satellite dish.

      • Evans Matey says:

        Hi David, may I know if BADR-4 can be accessed in accra. I understand the MBC channels (UAE) on the elusive Nilesat satellite are also on Arabsat (BADR-4). please let me know if the footprint covers accra and what dish size is ideal. thanks

  50. Akin val says:

    e tv is mad forgeting that they cary advert accros africa. Why should they block 6969 code. Eventually e tv will be making little profit from adverts

  51. sunerity says:

    Pls any one with e.tv code pls post it i really need it.

  52. Akin val says:

    My people , let us forget, for now, anything about e tv . By blocking their viewing code, they have shown us the way to look for an improved alternative tv like joy tv.

  53. EVANS AKAMA says:

    CAN YOU LET ME KNOW THE FREQUENCIES OF CHANNELS THAT I CAN WATCH IN TANZANIA ESPECIALLY B4U, SENTANTA AFRICA, STAR MOVIE, eTV, MUVI TV, AND A CHANNEL THAT AIRS NIGERIAN MOVIES OR WESTERN MOVIES.

  54. Sunerity says:

    Is it possible to use dstv smart card on strong decoder and get dstv channel.

  55. Jeremiah says:

    Please anybody who has the pin should just help send to my mail. I love etv, I can’t just afford to miss

  56. Dima says:

    Hi iam living in Nampula city in Mozambique any one can help me if i will get NILE SAT, and BADR4 in my region thanks

  57. Baron says:

    Pls can any help on how to get the etv on strong srt 4663x decoder

  58. husy says:

    i want new etv code and frequency please if any body help me, sent the information to my email.thanks,my name is husy from nigeria, taraba state.

  59. Patrick says:

    Send me pin new code for e.tv please

  60. Benneth okonkwo says:

    Please i want the new pin code to unlock etv when it is scramble and also some channels frequency.thanks

  61. Amoo adeniyi says:

    Hi,2 evrybody in africa at large.i want 2 no d freq 4 free 2 air stations on eida my hitv or dstv dish size.God bless Africa

  62. Martinz says:

    Sir/ma, plz i want you 2 send me the frequency that open ETV and more information about this station. Thankz

  63. Martinz says:

    Sir/ma, do send frequency that open eTV and more information about this station. Thankz

  64. Bestyno Willo says:

    Pls my big bros,will u send me the seting for etv ghana? is it in c-band or in Ku-band? the frequency, Symbol rate polarity with the above e-mail address thank u

  65. Derek says:

    miss watching ziggy on backstage,scandal like hell.can e be gotten via strong 4669x?.if yes then how about the frequency thus code for everyone to know.am a Multichoice system engineer but luv watching e

  66. Derek says:

    Derek from Nigeria and not poland.how about giving me my national flag?

  67. Bestyno Willo says:

    Pls want u to help me out from this problem of losing etv, send me the setings pls

  68. Soldier says:

    Hope all you guys out there are getting the infinity, satanta africa and voxafrica test transmission signals on your mpeg 4 decorders. If its a strong 4669 positioned to get multi, just do a blind scan.

    I’m out

  69. Innocent says:

    Pls my problem is to have access to e-tv here in nigeria

  70. Bestyno Willo says:

    Please I want you to help me or tell me where,freq,SR to track Nollywood movie

  71. Anthony says:

    Plz i nid the new pin code 4 etv.really nid it badly cuz i kind of miss there programs. God bless

  72. Anthony says:

    Plz i nid the new pin code 4 etv.really nid it badly cuz i kind of miss there programs. One love africa

  73. Gyimah says:

    Hi David, may I know if BADR-4 can be accessed in accra. I understand the MBC channels (UAE) on the elusive Nilesat satellite are also on Arabsat (BADR-4). please let me know if the footprint covers accra and what dish size is ideal. thanks/nanagyimah79@hotmail.com

  74. miju says:

    dave, bigup! i am happy for ghananians because things just keep getting better for them. imaging all the free satellite televisions and terrestials too.
    do you have an inkling if there’ll be e-tv nigeria. what satellte can i easily recieve on 1.5m dish in lagos.
    we need freesat in nigeria too oo!

  75. sam ben says:

    pls i need the etv code because the 6969 code is no longer working. pls send me the new code to my e-mail. thanks

  76. mumuni yunus says:

    hi dave, can u help me? Cant get ma new channels on multi tv, can u pls help me wth d freq, polar, symbol r n d rest? Tanx

  77. miju says:

    ghana’s satellite broadcast is going places. this is good for their entertainment. kindly give me details on crtv ghana’s 50 channels broadcast and the satellite frequency.

  78. dinobenson says:

    pls can i haue etv latest code.i am staying in edo state nigeria.my e.mail is don_dinobenson@yahoo.co.uk.thanks

  79. Otaibayomi says:

    Pls i badly need the e.tv unlock code, am using strong 4663x

  80. james says:

    has anyone got the code etv, which satellite can one get etv and the decoder to be used?

    uncle dave when u go put etv for satellite?

  81. ADEDAMOLA ADETOGUN says:

    can you guys get me FTA on my strong 4669x decoder and etv channel and code to open it

  82. ADEDAMOLA ADETOGUN says:

    I in desperate need of more channels how can i get it

  83. sarfo says:

    can i get your frequency and symbol rate pls.

  84. MOHAMMED says:

    Hi bros, pls how can i get the frequency of etv Ghana. Iam a Nigerian pls have me

  85. Topman says:

    I need new e.tv code for nigeria satellite dish

  86. tobiaknown says:

    pls i need free to air frequency and symbol rate, of ghana free to air tv channel .and kindly inbox me .. and i will be very grateful…

  87. Henry omorere says:

    Somebody pls help me with the details of how i can view crtv and also the new code for unlocking e.tv in nigeria

  88. Austy says:

    I use strong decoder srt 4669x and get RDV on 36E w4 on Ku band and it is scrambled what code will unlock this channel pls i need help

    • Spencer Churchill says:

      How to get RDV.

      Press 8280 on your remote while on the RDV channel, this will show the BISS key panel/window on your TV screen
      Scroll down to Row no. 19 All the numbers on this row are oooooooooooooooooo,

      Just replace the 1st 16 nos with these numbers 00 01 48 49 00 01 48 49 to unlock the signal.
      Press exit, YES when prompted to save changes.
      Enjoy RDV.

  89. Omoba says:

    Pls sir I want the name of all channel on multi tv.

  90. wumiblend says:

    The E channel on Dstv is not as loaded and interesting as the one on the free – 2 air dish. No programme guide, no movie info, no adverts, once you are not lucky to be in front of your Tv screen when a movie is playing, you might no be able to get to know the title of such movie again. and when you are watching a particular programme, you don’t know what to expect next, the info bar does not say anything except Etv Africa very boring

  91. Ninomes says:

    Can I please have codes for ETV Zimbabwe i am on FTA decoder (philibao)

  92. Manny says:

    Hey there! I mistakenly deleted d 18th & 19th nos wen i was trying 2 edit RDV on d biss page.pls wat nos do i put there?wud still affect d scrambled channel?tanx
    Manny from Nigeria

  93. Manny says:

    Hey guyz,i mistakingly deleted d 18th & 19th nos on d biss page of d RDV,kindly complete it 4 me in di sequence 00 01 48 49 00 01 48 49 ? ? ……….pls do send me d complete sequence tanx

  94. miju says:

    shame on nigeria. ghana is getting more exciting free to air channels while we are being fed one stupid startimes. can’t even get e.tv nigeria. thumbs up ghana! i hope multi tv will bring on the e.tv ghana on its bouquet.

  95. Manny,Nigeria says:

    @Spencer,i inserted d 16 zeros as instructed to complete d sequence,notyn happened.its still showing Scrambled wit signal strenth of 66%.I use srt4663,pls wat do i do next?

    • Spencer Churchill says:

      Hello. The BISS keys only works on the line with all zeros. On srt4669x its the 19th line. On the srt4622x its the 9th line what about yours? Check and let me know.

  96. JAMES says:

    MY DSTV CHANNELS HAS STOPPED SHOWING………………. PLS IF YOURS IS SHOWING LET ME KNOW

  97. VICTOR says:

    PLEASE I WANT TO KNOW IF NILESAT IS COMING HERE IN GHANA

  98. JAMES says:

    bros some dish with two LNB, pls help which satellite deos the second LNB pionts to? and where can i watch aljazeera?

  99. Spencer Churchill says:

    Hello, for Aljazeera you have to either choose Badr4 at 26.0 east or Arabsat 30.2 East or Turksat at 42 East. For more information go to lyngsat.com

    The use of a double LNB is not new. It depends on the individual and what satellite he wants to track. If you can tell me what angle the dish is aligned to, I can possibly give you what satellites he is watching or has tracked.

  100. JAMES says:

    i have not seen two LNB facing east but i have seen it facing west. looking at the dish, bros the dish is facing east to my own calculation, is facing Eutelsat W7. all i know is that the dish is facing where my multitv dish is facing. confirm it

  101. miju says:

    hi, can someone help me with top tv nds videoguard key?
    thank you

  102. plz i need the code for TBN on my strong cos its nt coming

  103. JAMES says:

    David what happened crtv?

  104. Mikki says:

    Well James those dishes facing east with two LNBs are receiving two different satellites. One is for Astra 2b @28.2 E and the other is for Eutelsat W7 @36 E, which receives some of the multichoice channels.

  105. Hi, good day sir, pls how can i get ds nice channels, by position, frequency & simble rate with its polaritys.

  106. Can guys send the e-tv frequency

  107. emmanuel says:

    hi guyz pls i realy need this etv free code pls if u have u can send it true my mailbox pls.

  108. youngkent says:

    frist and fromst,gretin 2 u all.so when etv is comin back.pls,don 4get people of naija bcs wil still ned them santeta afica,crt,etv.

  109. jasper says:

    plz d new code for etv in nigeria and how to use it.

  110. Mohamed ibrahim says:

    Adim mohamed.ben somalita konu$uyorum. Ben soyla for hepsi ghana insanlar.i am somalis i like and watch etv every 24hrs day i would like to see turkish program on the tv can you speak turkish language?!!!!

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