Tag Archives: Kwese

Kwesé Nigeria adds Hip TV to its channel line up

Kwesé TV, PAN-African satellite pay television service provider, has added Hip TV, an urbane contemporary music and lifestyle channel for a youthful audience, to its channel line-up. Available on channel 610, the channel includes entertainment news, incisive and exclusive interviews, and red-carpet moments amongst others. Hip TV further strengthens Kwesé TVs music genre, joining an [...]

Kwesé to air Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup

Pay- Kwesé Sports will air all matches of the 39th edition of the Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup. This news was confirmed by the Zimbabwe-based station, via Twitter. The tournament will last for two weeks and will officially kick off on November 25. Kwesés entrance as broadcaster comes as a relief to sports fans in East [...]

Kwesé TV add new channel to entertainment bouquet

Kwesé TV, the Pan-African satellite company announced the addition of Kwesé Family to its entertainment bouquet. Kwesé Family is a channel designed to induce relaxation, engagement, upliftment and education for the whole family. This channel joins several other Kwesé channels including Kwesé Prime, Kwesé Inc., Kwesé Know, Kwesé Stories, Kwesé Movies 1, 2, 3 and [...]

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 [...]

Vice Media and Econet announced a venture for services in Sub-Saharan Africa

Vice Media and Econet, the African telecom and Pay-TV operator, announced a new joint venture, Kwesé Vice, to launch Vice into Sub-Saharan Africa. This announcement came after the launch of Viceland on Econets Kwesé multi-platform network. Viceland will now be extending that launch into South Africa via  Kwesé as part of its ongoing rollout across [...]

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 [...]

Econet chose Mediaproxy for Kwesé TV

Econet went for a unified broadcast compliance, monitoring and analysis system from Mediaproxy to use for Kwesé TV. By using the Mediaproxy software, Kwesé TV could ensure delivery of its pay-TV service to its consumers in Ghana, Rwanda, Zambia and Kenya. Mediaproxys LogServer, TSAnalyzer and Monwall infrastructure has been deployed at Econets headquarters in Johannesburg, [...]

Kwesé TV to be launched in all Botswana

Kwesé launched the broadcast of its FTA channel Kwesé Free sport in Botswana’s capital Gaborone in March earlier this year. Following the success of the program they decided to unveil the complete Kwesé packaging, introducing viewers to the new content with third-party channels, entertainment and sports. Marketing and PR Manager at Kwesé, Shadi Linchwe declared [...]

Broadcast deal signed between Kwese and IAAF

After bagging an exclusive agreement with ESPN, Econet Medias Kwese is bringing the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) competitions on the TV platform in sub-Saharan Africa as from 2018.  The procured six-year deal by ESPNs media distribution unit will kick off on January 1st in 2018, seeing Kwese TV becoming the exclusive broadcaster of [...]

Iflix joins Kwesé for SVOD launch in sub- Saharan Africa

Iflix Africa and Econet media team up to bring subscription video on demand (SVOD) services to sub-Saharan Africa. Iflix is the worlds leading Internet TV service for emerging markets and Econet Medias company Kwesé announced they have partnered to bring an unchallenged streaming entertainment service to sub-Saharan Africa. This partnership is seen to leverage off [...]