Tag Archives: Kwesé TV

Zee news channel available in Africa via Kwesé TV

The World is One Family (WION), a english news channel owned by the Essel-Group the information channel on Kwesé TV, the pay TV network owned by Econet. WION is the first Indian based network to have a presence simultaneously in the US, UK, China, Russia and Africa. WION is the third channel from Zee to [...]

Kwesé partners MTN Ghana for video content streaming

Econet Medias Kwesé TV has entered into a partnership with MTN Ghana for the delivery of video content to the latters mobile customers. Kwesé will make use of MTNs 4G LTE network to provide premium entertainment and sports content without interruption, on their mobile devices. Subscribers of the mobile service will be able to stream [...]

Kwesé TV brings Pan-African boxing series

Kwesé TV, the African pay-TV broadcaster, is strengthening its sports offering with world class boxing series from Kalakoda Promotions. It is a deal extending over three years which make Kwesé Sports the exclusive broadcaster of the particular competition. Friday Fight Nights, the boxing program will be showcasing boxers from across Africa, fighting for a title [...]

Sky Vision bagged the deal with Kwesé

Sky Vision, the production and distribution arm of Sky, has joined hands with Kwesé TV, the pay-TV broadcaster in Africa. Both companies have signed a programming deal which will allow Kwesé to offer content from Sky Vision. Following this agreement, over 20 factual programs will be available, including Start Up You (where young adults can [...]

Kwesé TV makes way for ESPN channel

Econet Medias Kwesé Sports has made way for the famous sports channel, ESPN, after striking a groundbreaking deal with the company last year. This partnership denotes the comeback of ESPN in the African continent. This launch will result in the coverage of live sports and original programming including sports news, highlights and updates. Featuring as [...]

Kwesé TV to introduce Kwesé Inc and SHiFT Africa

Viewers will soon have a new channel added to their Kwesé collection of channels. Kwesé TV is introducing Kwesé Inc, a new channel dedicated to programming targeting entrepreneurs across the African continent. The channel will be showcasing success stories and case studies from across the world. A strong factual line-up will be offered, playing a [...]

Kwesé TV official broadcaster of the NBA Africa 2017

The news has been announced by the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA). The NBA Africa Game 2017 (NBAs second game in Africa), will be kicking off in the month of August this year in South Africa. The official broadcaster will be Kwesé TV, the African pay-tv platform, this time. [...]

Kwesé TV unveils new content with AMC and Scripps deals

Kwesé TV, the African pay TV platform has unveiled new deals that Econet Media has signed with the AMC Networks and Scripps Networks Interactive. This will be followed by a boost in the content line-up of Kwesé programming. Two channels, entitled Travel Channel and Fine Living, have been added to the pay TV platform with [...]

Kwesé TV partners EBS for EPG data for premium and accurate programming

Econets Kwesé TV has partnered with EBS, the full-service provider of Electronic Programme Guide (EPG) data for platforms and channels across the globe. The collaboration will allow Kwesé TV to deliver metadata and images for each programme. This will be done with the Pawa EPG and metadata management application of EBS. Data and late schedule [...]