Pan-African media group Econet Media and the Raising Africa Media Incorporated (RAM) have launched Kwesé Free Sports in Liberia, which is Africa’s oldest republic. Africa’s largest free-to-air channel, Kwesé Free Sports, will now be available on CLAR TV (Channel 5), introducing a 24-hour premium sports channel for Liberian enjoyment.
The FTA channel offers unrestricted access to premium sports content including the Premier League, the NFL, Brazil Serie A, Copa Del Rey, motorsports, international boxing and so much more. The channel also has exclusive FTA rights to broadcast the 2017/2018 NBA Season, Play-Offs and Finals as well as the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
As an affiliate to RAM, CLAR TV of Royal Communications Inc., will provide the broadcast platform for Econet Media’s Kwesé Free Sports, which has signed a carriage agreement with RAM.
RAM Founder, Chief Executive Officer, and President, Gerald Sherman said, “We are excited to bring premium sports content to Liberia through our agreement with Econet Media. Local audiences are looking for compelling content and we believe that Kwesé Free Sports represents the very best in premium free-to-air content. RAM is premised on connecting ideas and empowering people and Kwesé Free Sports is the perfect fit for our network of channels”.
Joseph Hundah, President and Chief Executive of Econet Media said, “Kwesé Free Sports continues to grow from strength-to-strength and we are proud to add Liberia to our network through our partnership with RAM. We look forward to dazzling local fans with our world class coverage of some of the best in international and African sports programming.”