Gotv Nigeria: How to activate new decoder and update customer details

Last Updated on October 18, 2023 by admin

Gotten a new Gotv deconder, install Artena and you want to activate it but you don’t know how to go about it. Please note Multichoice group product Gotv Subscribers can only Activate their account if they are NEW to GOtv

We are going to discuss on how yo activate, and update your information on Gotv from the comfort of your home without coming customer care nor engineer

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Activate my new account: If you are new to GOtv you need to activate your account to start watching your favourite content ranging from Africa magic sports etc.

There are different methods you can deplore to enable you activate your new decoder. they are:Online, SMS, Through USSD code and social media

You can also read: GOtv Decoder:How to Scan/Find Missing Channels and clear Error code


To activate your Gotv decoder online new customers need to visit their online portal :

2. Enter your details to activate your new account.
3. select your city.
4. Enter your names
5.Input your IUC Number: Your IUC number is located on the red sticker under your decoder
6. Enter your phone number
7 input your agent ID if any
8. Click the “Activate New Account” button.


To activate your Gotv should case your don;t have laptop, smart phone and data simply make use if ussd code by dialling *423# on any network and provide the information requested to activate your GOTV.


To make use of sms method for your account activation simply text : accept*IUC number*Surname*mobile number*City*GOtvPlus# to 4688

Example: Accept*2000123544*Smith*2631234152*City*GOtvPlus#. However,Service charge may apply that depends on your service provider.

Activate GOtv via Phone call

To use of this method, simply dial Multichoice hotline on 012703232 or try any of the multichoice toll free lines below:

9Mobile – 09090630333
Airtel – 07080630333
MTN – 08149860333
gLO – 08113630333

Updating Gotv customer details

To update Phone Number: Text CELL+IUC to 4688

To update e-mail address: Email+Email Address+IUC to 4688

If this article is helpful on how you can activate your Gotv decoder kindly leave your comment behind on comment section.


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