Congrats Somkele Iyamah-Idhalama, New Face of DStv Explora 2!

MultiChoice Nigeria announced the new brand ambassador.

14 September 2017

Fresh from bagging the prestigious Trailblazer award at the 2017 AfricaMagic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCA), Somkele will play the lead roles in soon to be released DStv Explora 2 campaign materials which include TV, Out-of-home, digital, radio and press adverts. As ambassador, Somkele will further promote the exciting features of the all new, sleek and cool decoder such as the BoxOffice and CatchUp services.

“Somkele is a great fit for the brand”, said John Ugbe, Managing Director, MultiChoice Nigeria. “She is a talented actress and we have watched her career take a tremendous leap! Her uniqueness and creativity as an actress coupled with her passion for excellence exemplifies the essence of the latest model of our DStv Explora”, he said.

Speaking on the features of the DStv Explora 2, Ugbe said customers will experience every picture-perfect moment in crystal clear HD. “With the fast forward, rewind, instant replay and slow motion functions, the Explora 2 gives you a whole new way to control your entertainment”, he enthused.

In true millenial style, the IT girl took to Instagram in celebration of her latest venture:

Somkele has featured in various movies and TV series like Gidi Up, 93 DaysThe Arbitration and The Wedding Party.

To see the DStv Explora 2 campaign starring Somkele as well as other exciting DStv products and services, visit