Households in Ghana, Rwanda and Zambia has made way for the most recent satellite network in Africa, Kwesé TV. The pay TV satellite service of Kwesé Network has started broadcasting today in the specific parts across Africa and will be followed by other countries shortly. Kwesé’s own satellite and set-top boxes allow access to Kwesé TV.
Viewers will be served with more than 50 channels providing sports programming on its sports channels (Kwesé Free Sports, Kwesé Sports 1 and Kwesé Sports 2), as well as entertainment and original programming. Moreover, the new service comes with innovative payment options.
Viewers are allowed to pay for three or seven day passes to its full programming bouquet, at an affordable price. The monthly subscription is at 25 USD. Content of Kwesé is available through free-to-air TV, pay (linear), mobile applications and web streaming.
Joseph Hundah, the President and Group Chief Executive Office at Econet Media, commented about the development: “We are a dynamic, young company built to respond to the way audiences want to access and consume content, whether you subscribe for the full Kwese TV bouquet, watch amazing sports programming free-to-air or choose to watch TV on the move, we aim to be the first choice for viewers all over Africa by bringing them the best in programming, at an affordable price making it accessible to more people than ever before”.
“The launch of Kwesé TV completes the story we started telling 18 months ago. We have spent the past few months building this diverse media company which will showcase the very best in international content and act as platform to showcase the best that our continent has to offer. Kwesé TV promises to engage and entice through our unique mix of channels and programming”, he added.