Double win for Thika stoneworker who bagged a million after getting to watch premier league matches


Mr Ndichu shakes hands with GOtv GM Felix Kyengo.
Mr Ndichu shakes hands with GOtv GM Felix Kyengo.

Martin Ndichu, 28, is the latest millionaire in Kenya. Martin who lives in Thika is the 9th ‘Dunga Milli Mashinan’ promotion beneficiary and winner of the million shilling cash reward.

Dunga Milli Mashinani is an extension of the original Dunga Milli promotion and was extended for a further 5 weeks and is expected to run until end of May, 2015. The competition rewards Kenyans with a million shillings every week for buying and activating their GOtv decoder from any agents countrywide. In addition to the one million shillings prize money, there are also daily draws where GOtv subscribers stand a chance to win up to Ksh15, 000, mobile phone airtime and annual GOtv subscriptions. Four more millionaires will be announced in the coming weeks.

Speaking at the ceremony GOtv General Manager Felix Kyengo said he was happy that more and more Kenyans were joining the digital television bandwagon and that 9 people have already become instant millionaires.

“We are helping Kenya to go digital with GOtv to enjoy the best quality programming. As a true migration partner and a leader in the digital arena it is important that we play a pivotal role towards accelerating Kenya’s digital migration process. For a special price offer of only Sh1, 399, including 2 months GOtv Plus subscription, Kenyan’s can enjoy the best international and local programming with advanced picture and sound quality,” added Mr Kyengo.

An overjoyed Ndichu now says she will use the prize money to rear chicken and dairy cows, educate his daughter and build a family home. Mr. Ndichu revealed his favourite channel on GOtv was Super Sport Select 2 which gives him access to English Premier League content since he is a football fan. He commended GOtv for delivering affordable family entertainment. “GOtv has best signal in Thika and good content and that is why I was convinced to buy it for my family. My wife loves Soap Operas while my daughter is fond of Cartoons,” he added.

GOtv subscribers are spoiled for choice with a selection of news, children’s programming, documentaries, series and movies channels including Africa Magic World, Africa Magic Swahili, SuperSport Select 1 and 2, One Gospel, E! Entertainment, eTV Africa, ZEE World, Disney Junior in addition to local channels such as KBC, NTV, KTN, Citizen TV and K24.

For more info on GOtv’s ‘Dunga Milli” campaign and prizes or to find out where to buy your GOtv decoder, visit the website.