Category Archives: Free to Air

Canal 1s audience keeps growing in Colombia

More than 14 million people have already watched Canal 1s new programming since its launch (August 14) and until November 9. According to data from Kantar Ibope Media, in October it closed the month as the third channel with the highest rating in national television. During the first week of November, the channel reported good [...]

Kwesé Free Sports launched in Liberia

Pan-African media group Econet Media and the Raising Africa Media Incorporated (RAM) have launched Kwesé Free Sports in Liberia, which is Africas oldest republic. Africas largest free-to-air channel, Kwesé Free Sports, will now be available on CLAR TV (Channel 5), introducing a 24-hour premium sports channel for Liberian enjoyment. The FTA channel offers unrestricted access [...]

The businessman Luksic becomes the owner of 100% of Canal 13 of Chile by buying the part that was missing

Chilean businessman Andrónico Luksic bought 33% of Canal 13 of Chile from Universidad Católica, thus becoming the only owner of the FTA TV station. Luksic had acquired the remaining 67% in 2010 by paying USD 55 million, while now he had to pay USD 10 million. According to the General Manager of TV Medios (Luksic [...]

Kwesé TV launches free channel Ezekiel TV in Zimbabwe

Kwese TV, Pan African broadcaster, has added the Ezekiel TV channel produced by Zimbabwe Assemblies of God (ZAOGA) to its free-to-air line-up as one of five Kwesé Free TV channels offered in Zimbabwe. This move is part of the ‘always on’ service that allows anyone with a Kwesé TV decoder to watch FTA channels even [...]

Kwesé TV available now in Liberia

Kwesé Free Sports channel has been made available in Liberia on 2nd of November by the Pan-African media group Econet Media and Raising African Media Incorporated (RAM). The largest free-to-air channel, Kwesé Free Sports channel, is now available on CLAR providing premium sports channel to the Liberian audiences on a 24-hour basis.  Joseph Hundah, president [...]

Mediapro, Turner sign deal for Chile national team TV rights

Turner Chile and Spanish company Mediapro have signed a deal to administer the television and commercial rights of the Chile national soccer team, from 2018 until 2022. This partnership was recently made official when Jorge Carey, CEO of Turner Chile, and Tatxo Benet, managing partner of Mediapro group, signed the agreement at a meeting held [...]

Kwesé Free Sports to broadcast live Joshua VS Takam fight

Kwesé will broadcast Joshuas fight against Takam live on pan-Africans largest free-to-air channel Kwesé Free Sports, as the exclusive African broadcaster for all Anthony Joshua fights. Sports fans across Africa have free access to enjoy this explosive fight wherever they are. Kwesé Free Sports channel will provide full ring side access as Nigerias son Joshua [...]

Kwesé launched free premium bouquet in Botswana

After launching its pay TV services in Gaborone recently, the Pan-African broadcaster, Kwesé has added supplementary bouquet to its offering  known as Kwesé Free bouquet. Shadi Linchwe,  marketing and public relations manager said in an interview with Showbiz, The bouquet would feature at least five channels available to its pay subscription customers. Free Sports Channel [...]

Canal 1s audience grows in September

Colombia’s new Canal 1 continues to grow in audience. More than 12 million people have tuned in to the channel since its launch on August 14, said the network in a press release. On Thursday, September 28, Canal 1 had its best share since its launch, reaching a 6.27% total among national audiences, which represented [...]

Televisa and TV Azteca win Mexican national team broadcast rights

Mexican broadcasters Televisa and TV Azteca have renewed their exclusive TV rights to broadcast the matches of the Mexican national soccer team for another eight years, the President of Santos Laguna team, Alejandro Irarragorri, announced on Friday. The new deal was approved by 12 votes in favor and four against during the assembly composed of the owners [...]