Tag Archives: Kwese

Kwesé TV has new promotion for viewers

The news of subscribers paying for two months subscription are getting 60 more days of free connectivity has been warmly received by television customers. The promotion which which fell at the same time as the World Cup, added to the freebies that the operator has been offering to its viewers since its inception in October [...]

Kwesé TV launches Scoop Network Africa channel

Kwesé TV will air Africas newest entertainment channel Scoop Network Africa on 26th July 2018. Scoop Networks programme schedule will comprise of a mix of light entertainment magazines with movie, music, fashion and celebrity news. For a truly pan-African feel, the channel will be fully localized with African voice overs, a daily locally produced entertainment [...]

Kwesé ready to change African narrative through revolutionary content

Kwesé, Pan-African broadcast network is initiating new ways of delivering broadcasting services in a process that will transform and reshape the African narrative.   Zachary Wazara, Econet Media Executive, stated, We are really establishing new ways of delivering broadcasting and I hope and pray that for you as people in the media you will be [...]

Kwesé partners with Safaricom to provide Kenyans with live World Cup games

Kenyan smartphone users will have the opportunity to stream upcoming football World Cup matches on Kwesé iflix on-the-go on their gadgets. This follows the launch of data bundles, dubbed Giga Football Passes by mobile operator Safaricom. The 64 matches of the tournament in Russia will be available live on Kwesé iflix at US$0,98 for 24 [...]

African Broadcasters shop for TVF titles

A host of African broadcasters have picked up shows including Pop Up Start Up from London-based factual distributor TVF International. The entrepreneur-focused business show has been acquired by pay TV provider Kwesè TV for pan-Africa, which has also taken environmental travel-entertainment series Across the World with Te Radar and hidden-camera show Hidden Heroes from TVF. [...]

Kwese TV pulled out 6 channels from subscription service

Satellite and broadcasting network Kwese TV announced the removal of 6 channels from its subscription service since Monday the 12th of March. According to Kwese TV, the change is to enable it to streamline its services. The Channels which are being removed are Kwesé Movies 1, 2 and 3, Kwesé Family, Kwesé Know and Kwesé [...]

Kwesé and CENE Media partner for premium SVOD entertainment in Botswana

Internet Service Provider, CENE Media in partnership with Econet Medias Pan-African media company, Kwesé recently launched the best in on-demand content for Botswana through the broadcasters video streaming service, Kwesé Play. This partnership will enable CENE to use its high-speed fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) service to deliver unlimited entertainment to Batswana available on Kwesé Play. Kwesé Play [...]

Digital Virgo Africa acquires exclusive Mobile Video Content Rights 2018 Football World Cup

Currently present at the Mobile world congress in Barcelona, Digital Virgo, a French company specializing in digital marketing, has acquired the exclusive rights for mobile exploitation of video content related to the 2018 Football World Cup.. The acquisition was made possible thanks to an agreement with FIFA and Econet Media, the parent company of Kwese [...]

Kwesé and iflix strengthen partnership for SVOD services in Sub-Saharan Africa

The worlds leading entertainment service for emerging markets, iflix, and Econet Medias pan-African media company, Kwese, are thrilled to announce an expansion of their ground-breaking partnership in sub-Saharan Africa. Kwesé has acquired a significant stake in iflix Africa, which will now form part of Kwesés diverse broadcast offering, as the core vehicle to deliver seamless [...]

Kwese TV Zimbabwe to broadcast live Harares Friday Fight Night

Kwese TV will beam live, the Friday Fight Night which features five high boxing matches. According to Econet Media, the matches hosted at the City Sports Centre in Harare will be aired on the broadcaster’s Kwese Free Sports channel and the boxing fiesta. Titled the “New Dawn”, the boxing night will feature some of Africa’s [...]