Africa’s dynamics broadcaster Kwese on Thursday announced the launch of its entertainment and sports television network Kwese TV in Nigeria. The launch of Kwese TV brings the very best in premium entertainment, international and African series and movies, award-winning children’s entertainment channels, up to-the-minute news and a diverse mix of exclusive channels for the entire family to enjoy.
“We are excited to launch our dynamic content business in Nigeria, a marketing that we know is hungry for a compelling alternative pay TV network. At Kwese we pride ourselves in having selected a strong general entertainment and sports programming line-up which we believe will be well received by viewer of all ages-kids, young adult, men and women, alike,” expressed Elizabeth Amkpa, General Manager, Kwese TV Nigeria.
“Our business is premised on the concept of TV anywhere and everywhere. This means we have made our premium content easily accessible across a number of platform namely linear TV, mobile and digital platform, providing unlimited viewing options for our subscribers.”
Kwese is at the forefront of innovation through pioneering ground-breaking payment option that offers flexibility and convenience in the industry.
“With Kwese, content is not accessible through our multi-platform services, but also through a revolutionary payment model. We have pioneered pay-as-you-watch subscription packages for premium programming which enables consumers to purchase three, seven-day subscriptions at N990 and N1,850 respectively, as well as a 30 days subscription option for only N6,275,” Amkpa added.
Subscribing to Kwese TV is as simple as visiting a Kwese branded store and purchasing a satellite dish and decoder combo for N10, 960 inclusive of installation. What’s more, your first month’s (30days).
The full Kwese TV bouquet offers over 65 channels of pure entertainment with well-known international channels such as CNN International, DreamWork, DTX, ESPN, VICELAND, Diddy’s Revolt TV and home-grown channels such as Channels TV, TVC News and NTA.
What’s more Kwese subscribers can also enjoy an always-on programme offering on their Kwese TV decoders. The always on offering features selected free-to-air channels, which form part of Kwese’s programming line-up, which remains available for viewing on your decoder even with a lapsed subscription. This means Nigeria audience can remain connected to Kwese with channels such as African News, Flow TV, NTA, IslamTV and of course Kwese Free Sports.
Kwese also prides itself in being the exclusive broadcast partner of the National Basketball Association (NBA) in sub-Sahara Africa. Sports lovers can look forward to live action, weekly previews and highlights from the NBA, international boxing (including exclusive coverage of all Anthony Joshua fights), IAAF World Championship and the National Football League among other sports, on Kwese Sports 1, Kwese Sports 2 and Kwese Free Sports which was first introduced to Nigeria audiences in earlier this year. Kwese Free Sports is Africa’s largest and first Pan –African free-to-air TV channels available in 25 countries providing premium sporting content to sports fan for free. The channel holds exclusive free-to-air rights to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia and the Premier League.
Viewers looking for premium lifestyle channels can enjoy telenovelas on Passion and Zee Bollynova, exciting Nollywood movies and series on African Movie Channels, African Movies Channel Series and Kwese movies 3 which is dedicated to showcasing original African movies. The little one in the family can look forward to a wide array of kiddies’ channels including Boomerang, CBeebies, Cartoon Network, Jim Jam and the Kwese exclusive Toonami for superhero fans.