Kwesé Free Sports channel now available in Uganda


Econet Media’s 24-hour sports channel Kwesé Free Sports (KFS) is now live in Uganda. KFS is available as a free-to-air (FTA) channel which can be accessed through any FTA set-top box. The exciting programming lineup includes the Copa del Rey, the Premier League, NBA, NFL, Formula 1 and many other leagues.


The sport free-to-air channel boasts having international sports content, most of which is exclusive to Econet Media’s Kwesé TV network. The channel will showcase sports entertainment, featuring some familiar faces as well as brand new programming delivering the best sports shows, latest news, highlights and live action. The channel can also be viewed on the Kwesé App, which is available free for download from Google Play or the App Store.


Commenting on the channel, group chief executive officer and president of Econet Media Joseph Hundah said: “Kwesé Free sports is the largest FTA network in Africa with over five standalone channels and 15 sub-licensed content blocks across the continent. We want sports to be widely accessible to any and all fans in Africa, even those without pay-tv subscriptions”.


“Kwesé is where people can enjoy premium sports from all over the world completely free of charge,” added Hundah.