Kwesé and CENE Media partner for premium SVOD entertainment in Botswana


Internet Service Provider, CENE Media in partnership with Econet Media’s Pan-African media company, Kwesé recently launched the best in on-demand content for Botswana through the broadcaster’s video streaming service, Kwesé Play.
This partnership will enable CENE to use its high-speed fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) service to deliver unlimited entertainment to Batswana available on Kwesé Play. Kwesé Play is a high-quality, RokuTM Powered streaming service that allows viewers to stream content using the Internet. Kwesé Play offers over 100 streaming channels including Netflix, NBA TV, TED, Red Bull TV, the full Kwesé TV bouquet and so much more.

This partnership will see Kwesé Play bundled with home Internet packages from CENE Media, enabling single billing for all the subscription-based content available through the service such as Netflix and Kwesé TV.

“(It is) Unbelievable selection. The choice is essentially unlimited. Entertainment today is powered by the internet, you watch what we want, whoever you are, when you want it. It is beamed into your homes from multiple sources, giving you unlimited choice. The entertainment age is now moving so quickly that it is mind boggling,” said the CENE Media CEO, Niall Downey emphasised.

The chairman of CENE Media, Neo Moroka said CENE Media said, “CENE Media have delighted to have partnered with one of the biggest content providers in Africa to bring you live news, sport, massive libraries of new TV shows and movies,” he said. Moroka added that ICT is a competitive sector but that should not scare us.