Tag Archives: Kwese

Kwesé launches VoD product in Kenya

Kwesé has changed its strategy and launched a video streaming product Kwesé Play that will allow users to access VoD platforms from their homes. Kwesé attributed its new strategy to business models that were geared towards premium content rights and content consumption on digital media platforms. In February this year, Kwesé bought a controlling stake [...]

Kwesé to offer gadgets for Internet TV connection clients

Pay TV provider Kwese has delivered converter boxes that offer customers with traditional television sets to connect to the Internet. The devices will be connected to their televisions and Kwesé subscribers will be able to link to an Internet hub that allows them to stream videos and movies from platforms like Netflix, YouTube, TED, Redbull [...]

Kwesé TV goes above and beyond with New Digital focus

Kwesé has taken a bold approach to go beyond TV and focus its business towards a digital future. The broadcaster is adopting a multi-platform approach by enabling a huge approach to broadcasting via its mobile platforms. Moving forward, Kwesé will now strengthen its VOD and OTT services via Kwesé iflix and Kwesé Play product offering. [...]

Kwesé to launch new original series on Kwesé iflix

Kwesé iflix announced a slate of original programming marking its first foray into original content in a region with a large youth population and fast-growing Internet and smartphone penetration. With Africas diversity but also the challenge of developing content, the original series comes from Kenya, Tanzania and Nigeria.  Kwesé iflixs CEO Mayur Patel said that [...]

Kwesé partners with Kalakoda Boxing to beam the Friday Fight Nights Series in Nigeria

Kwesé collaborates with Kalakoda Boxing Promotions to bring the Friday Fight Nights series dubbed, Chaos in Lagos, to Nigeria on October 26. The much-anticipated rematch between Chomunorwa Sting Gondarenda and Tony Sugar Salam for Gondarendas WBF Africa Cruiserweight title will take place at the Federal Palace Hotel in Victoria Island, Chaos in Lagos. With Kwesés [...]

Kwesé and Vodafone collaborate to bring VOD and live TV content to Ghana

Vodafone Ghana has inked a deal with multiplatform broadcaster Kwesé, to provide the video-on-demand and live TV content to Ghana through the broadcasters video streaming service Kwesé Play. This collaboration will allow Ghanaians to connect a Kwese Play digital TV device to Vodafones high-speed fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) or ADSL broadband service to access unlimited live TV [...]

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 [...]