Free-to-air and pay service Television platform Kwese TV has officially been launched in Ghana.
The event was held at the Polo Club, and was attended by the media, Business Executives, public figures and the Kwese TV team.
It was Mced by Media Personality Jay Foley. Bisa Kdei thrilled the audience with a number of his hit songs.
Speaking at the launch, Econet Media CEO & President, Joseph Hundah said the platform is all about “freedom of choice” and also “showcasing the best African stories from the continent.”
The Kwese bouquet comes with some 45 channels including entertainment, sports and music channels. Sean Combs’ (Diddy) music cable network, REVOLT TV will be available outside the US for the first time on the platform.
Patrons have the option of choosing from a 3-day, 7-day, or a month subscription. The programmes can be viewed on a Television set or smartphones.
About Kwesé Free Sports
Kwesé Free Sports is a newly launched TV channel offering premium sport viewing to sports fanatics in Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda and Malawi absolutely for free. Watch on your any Free-To Air Set Top Box (STB) or digital TV with no subscription fee. Viewers can also live stream the channel on the Kwesé Now app or on kwesesports.com/free wherever you are, whenever you want. Don’t miss the English Premier League live, NBA, NFL, FIA Formula E Championship, AVIVA Premiership Rugby as well as sport themed magazine shows and movies only on Kwesé Free Sports.
About Econet Media
A subsidiary company of the globally networked Econet Group founded by Executive Chairman Strive Masiyiwa, Econet Media is a dynamic content business driving the development of Kwesé, a fresh new television brand. Created for Sub-Saharan African audiences, Kwesé is inspired by the ‘TV everywhere’ revolution. As such, a range of Kwesé products will be made available on satellite and internet based platforms, including video-on-demand and mobile options.
Focussed on providing premium, affordable, exclusive viewing choices, Kwesé products will offer sports, music, movies, series, kids, lifestyle, faith, news and other programming. Consumers will also benefit from the infrastructural strength of Econet Media sister companies, Liquid Telecom and Econet Wireless. Their expertise and capacity in the areas of mobile and fixed telephony services, broadband, internet, satellite and fibre optic networks will be utilized to establish Kwesé products. In addition, Econet Media have invested intensively to build its own operational assets. www.kwese.com.