Kwese in collaboration with Econet Media has today launched a free-to-air channel dubbed Kwese Free Sports. Kenyans will be assured of sport content both locally and internationally.
Viewers will be able to watch the newly launched TV channel via any Free-To Air Set Top Box (STB) or digital TV with no subscription fee.
One can also live stream via kwesesports.com/free, anywhere you are whenever you feel like watching.
Watching sports will no longer be the same since Kwese Free Sports have come to transform the whole experience of sporting through the new channel.
Viewers will be assured of exclusive free premium sports around the globe including the Premier League, the National Basketball Association (NBA), Extreme Fighting Championship (EFC), and the newly launched National Football League (NFL), FIA Formula E Championship, AVIVA premiership Rugby together with all other sport themed magazine shows and movies.
DTT and DTH viewers will be advantaged since they will be able to access the channels free of charge.
The channel which has just started airing today will have the Premier League sport as its first major sporting event.
Fans will be enjoying the Everton vs Tottenham game live on Saturday 13th of August at exactly 17:00 pm Kenyan time. Additionally the channel has an exclusive FTA rights to air only one live “Game of the Week” every Saturday.
“We are thrilled to have reached this important milestone. Our goal is to bring African viewers the very best viewing experience and we are able to provide this for free in a way that is accessible for our viewers,” Said Ben Amadasun, the CEO of Kwese Sports during the launch.
“Not only will we air local content but we will also commission the production of original work by local production companies, as part of our commitment to developing the local industry,” concludes Monicah Ngungu theh General Manager of Kwese Free Sports in Kenya.