Africa’s newest trusted source for the best in sports programming Kwesé, has vowed to continue to deliver fast paced sporting action this month with the upcoming broadcast of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia. Kwesé, a Pan-African entertainment company, and the newest kid on the block redefining TV in Africa will deliver all 64 FIFA World Cup matches – including the group stages, round of 16, quarter-finals, semis and of course the finals, live and in HD from 14 June to 15 July 2018.
To ensure that its viewers never have to miss any of the action, active Kwesé TV subscribers who download the Kwesé TV App will be able to enjoy extended viewing on up to four mobile devices at no extra cost. Leading up to football’s most prestigious tournament, the pay TV network has unveiled a thematic campaign which will feature newly signed brand ambassador – Super Eagles captain, John Mikel Obi.
Aptly titled “Africa Unite”, the campaign is a dynamic call-to-action for the continent to stand together and support its own in the quest to bring the FIFA World Cup trophy back to Africa.
“The campaign is also a charge to football fans to unite behind the skill, passion, resilience, narrow defeats and glorious victories of the Super Eagles (Nigeria), The Pharaohs (Egypt), The Carthage Eagles (Tunisia) and Lions of the Atlas (Morocco) as one Africa and united fans.
To join the Africa Unite movement, and of course stay up to date with all 64 matches, simply renew your Kwesé TV subscription or visit a Kwesé dealer near to subscribe to Kwesé’s satellite TV service.” Subscribing to Kwesé TV is as simple, as purchasing the Kwesé kit – complete with a decoder, dish, installation service and one month’s free subscription – from your selected dealer and get connected to a whole new world of world-class programming, including premium entertainment viewing for the whole family.
Leading up to the tournament, viewers can relive historic moments with FIFA World Cup classic matches between 1966 and 2014. Additionally Kwesé will also air “FIFA: Road to Russia”, an exciting preview show that provides a build-up to the greatest sporting event of the year. The show recaps how the various team’s qualified for this year’s showpiece event, and the players to look out for during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia.
Starting Thursday 7 June 2018, Kwesé will host a 2018 FIFA World Cup pop-up channel on, channel 300. This is where Kwesé viewers will be able to enjoy all 64 FIFA World Cup games. When the tournament kicks-off, viewers will be able to enjoy shows such as Kwesé Game Day, a daily review show which unpacks the highs and lows, venues, people and players that make the 2018 FIFA World Cup the colossal event it is expected to be.
In line with the Kwesé Free Sports tagline For The Fan, Kwesé has created a magazine show devoted to fans called Fan Fest. The show will provide a round-up of the week’s games, look at fan predictions, favourites, and throw forward to the week ahead. When the players take a break, Kwesé Timeout will keep viewers up-to-date with the latest from players, and fan experiences of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
To ensure far reaching coverage of the FIFA World Cup Kwesé’s free-to-air (FTA) platform Kwesé Free Sports will also provide coverage of selected games, 32 to be exact offering limited coverage of the games. The channel is available through digital terrestrial transmission (DTT) on all FTA set-top-boxes.
There is no better way to stay connected to FIFA World Cup action than with Kwesé TV’s full 24 hour, HD coverage of all 64 matches. Subscribe to or renew your Kwesé TV subscription today to ensure that yours is the home to visit during this legendary tournament.
For more information and programming details visit www.kwese.espn.com