Zuku TV is among the 5 digital pay TV providers in Uganda. The satellite TV provider is also present in other 4 African countries such as Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia and Malawi offering competitive TV services similar to DSTV and other providers.
Zuku TV is offering 3 service packages you can choose from. These include Zuku Poa that goes for Ugx 20,000 with a channel list of over 46 channels, Zuku Classic with over with a channel list of 68 channels going for Ugx 30,000 and Zuku Premium with over 120 channels going for Ugx 50,000. The Zuku TV kit which includes a satellite dish and decoder goes for only Ugx 165,000 that also includes installation — the lowest figure we have come across.
For its Ugandan customers, the pay TV provider has made it even more convenient to pay for subscription through a couple of payment channels. Zuku customers in Uganda can reload their accounts through mobile payment options, payment kioks or service centers as listed below.
MTN Mobile Money
MTN Uganda is fast establishing itself as a monopoly for payment of goods and services. That’s why you can use MTN Mobile Money to pay for your Zuku TV subscription. To do so, simply;
> Go to the MTN Mobile Money Menu > Pay Bill > Zuku TV > Enter account number > Enter the amount > Enter your Mobile Money PIN and then Send. Done.
Airtel customers can also Pay for their Zuku TV subscription conveniently. To do so, simply;
> Go to the Airtel Money Menu > Send Money > Enter Nickname > Type PESAPAL > Enter the amount > Under reference, enter the account number ZUKUXXXXX > Enter your Airtel Money PIN and then send. Done.
If you don’t want to use Mobile options or you’re not on the MTN or Airtel network, then you have no option other than Going to the nearest Eezee Money service center and ask to pay for Zuku subscription. The Terminal operator or agent at the center will use their Point of Sale terminal to select F6. Then select TV > Zuku TV > Inputs account number (six digits) > customer name > customer phone number > Amount. The receipt is then printed and the connection is instant. Done.
Payway is another payment provider that’s changing the way we pay for goods and services. With their user-friendly terminals strategically located in major malls and busy streets, you can conveniently pay for your Zuku TV subscription. To do so, simply;
> Touch the icon TV > select Zuku TV >Enter your subscriber number > Enter amount > choose your package > enter your contact number and complete the transaction. You will receive a paper receipt and an SMS confirmation for the transaction.
Zuku service centers
If you decide to go old-school, then you simply visit Zuku TV service centers around town.
There you have it. 5 ways to conveniently pay for your Zuku TV subscription through the available payment providers. If we missed out on anything, let us know in the comments.