Monday’s inauguration of the new President of Liberia, H.E. George Weah, was viewed on live stream even without Internet Data tanks by thousands of Liberians. Liberians enjoyed it for free thanks to an innovative partnership between Orange Liberia and Kwesé TV.
Kwesé TV the African owned media company providing Pay TV, Free-to-Air TV and digital TV made its first contribution to the Liberian television market. It brought an innovative partnership with Orange, streaming the inauguration lives on its website, powered by Orange Liberia network.
The inauguration broadcast is the first of many innovative projects that will be announced in the future. The Chief Marketing Officer for Orange Liberia Mr. Noel Chateau said that providing this content totally free of charge was important for the company as it was a gift to all Liberian people who could watch this historic event from everywhere, without paying anything.
Chateau commented that mobile TV with news and entertainment had grown significantly around the world and that Orange was planning to avail such services in Liberia. He said, “We will be working hard to provide a new, innovative, affordable, no-hassle way for Liberians to get access on their mobile to all of the great entertainment they get on satellite television.”
Orange has announced that its customers can continue to access the inauguration event online on watchkwese.com for free and without having to use their internet data until Wednesday, January 24th.