Econet media launches 24 hours, Free-to-Air (FTA) sport channel in Rwanda with Kwesé sport. The channel will be available in many countries such as Congo DRC, Benin, Togo, Uganda, Ghana, Angola and Tanzania and many more. Five more countries are to receive the Kwesé premium content this year.
Kwesé Free Sports channel is the first FTA sport channel with a 24 hours’ coverage of premium content. Many leagues have exclusive partnership with the channel such as English Premier League football, NBA basketball, Formula 1, the Extreme Fighting Championship (EFC), Spanish Copa Del Rey football, English Premiership rugby.
The channel will be available on every FTA set-top box (STB) in available countries Joe Hundah Econet Media CEO, declared: “Rwanda is a very important market for Kwesé Sports and we are glad that we have now got our station on air. This is a young vibrant country with people who are passionate about sports.”
Kwesé Free Sport will also air local productions to share to African content in a continent where the demand for this kind of content is high.