Kwesé Iflix, 9mobile Roll Out Mobile Video Service in Nigeria

Must Read

List of Guaranty Trust Bank Sort Codes & Branches (with addresses) in Nigeria

The sort code is a number which usually identifies both the bank and the branch where an account is...

PZ Cussons commences entries for Cussons Baby Moments’ 6th season

PZ Cussons has announced the commencement of entries of the 6th season of its eponymous baby competition in Nigeria tagged...

Owo Arugbo: Ekiti Begins N20,000 Payment To The Elderly As Monthly Stipend For Social Security Scheme

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi on Wednesday re-launched the social security Scheme for elderly citizens in the state with,...
- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -

Kwesé iflix, the Joint Venture of Econet Media, Africa’s leading pan-regional media company and broadcast network, and iflix, the leading entertainment service for emerging markets, has announced the launch of its premier digital entertainment platform in Nigeria with leading customer-friendly telecom company, 9mobile.

The all-new Kwesé iflix service offers users the ultimate entertainment experience, featuring Kwesé’s extraordinary content offering including live coverage of the world’s most elite sporting competitions, including the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia – and much more on Kwesé iflix’s world-class platform with the best international, regional and local content programs curated especially for African audiences, to stream or download.

Read: Kwesé TV Opens Ultramodern Customer Experience Centre In Lagos (Pictures)

With thousands of programs available, Kwesé iflix’s vast library includes international first-run exclusive shows, award-winning TV series and blockbuster movies such as, Hot Ones, Saints & Sinners, Riviera, Grand Prince, Broken, Britannia, Tin Star, Being Mary Jane, Younger, Action Man, Freakish, Family Time and Luther, as well as popular local and regional content such as Jenifa’s Diary, V RepublicDear Mother  – Faith-based titles such as Enjoying Everyday Life with Joyce Meyer and Hal TV programs – children’s programs and lifestyle content. The service also offers Nigerians quality content they can watch for free, including short-form drama series, first episodes of TV shows, and live broadcasts of local free-to-air TV stations, such as NTA & Kwesé Free Sports, as well as CNNRevoltVicelandCartoon Network and much more.

Kwesé iflix understands that flexibility and the freedom to choose is essential and so in addition to the freemium tier, Kwesé iflix has also introduced sachet pricing which means that customers decide how much they want to spend and how long they want to enjoy the services – 1 day, 3 days, 7 days, 30 days; giving the consumer the power to choose!

Read:  Dangote Cement Production Hits 45.8m MT

Announcing the launch of the service, Kwesé iflix CEO, Mayur Patel, said, “A marriage between Africa’s leading media providers, Kwesé and iflix, the Kwesé iflix app offers customers the best in entertainment, anytime and anywhere. Created for the mobile generation, consumers now have unlimited access to all their favourite sports and shows in a way which suits their lifestyle – on-the-go and on their terms. We are excited to be working with 9mobile to deliver our content into the hands of even more Nigerians”

Leveraging 9mobile’s data network, subscribers will be able to stream Kwesé iflix’s world-class programming seamlessly on their connected devices through innovative data bundles, which will be available to 9mobile customers.

Read:  StarTimes Records Growing Demand For Daily Subscription

To celebrate the launch, 9mobile is offering subscribers on its network amazing streaming data plans to all Kwesé iflix premium VIP content for as little as N500 for 3 hours. Customers can simply download the iflix App from the Google Play or Apple App stores and subscribe to a VIP pass of their choice – 1 Day at N150, 3 Days at N250, 7 Days at N500 or 30 Days at N1000.

To subscribe for the streaming data plans, 9mobile customers should dial 253*1# for N500 for 3 hours (valid for 3days), *253*2# for N1,000 for 7 hours (valid for 7days), and *253*6# for N2,500 for 15 hours (valid for 30days).

Commenting on the partnership, Director, Consumer Segment, 9mobile, Adeolu Dairo, said the telecom company is delighted with this partnership. “Football and entertainment are like Siamese twins, they are passion points amongst Nigerians. As an innovative and customer-centric telecom operator, 9mobile is always on the lookout for ground-breaking ways to enrich the lives of our teeming customers and Nigerians as a whole. Therefore, we are excited at the ample opportunity this collaboration with Kwesé iflix affords us to increase our investment in bolstering the growth of football and the bourgeoning Nigerian entertainment industry in a way never seen before.

Read:  Firms With Chinese Ownership in Nigeria by State (Map Infographics)

“9mobile has been at the forefront of adding tremendous value to its subscribers, and indeed the nation. Our unique platforms include the grassroots football talent hunt initiative, the U-15 School Cup competition; and Cloud 9, a music platform that offers experiential music performances from upcoming exceptional artists and also legendary iconic musicians. This latest alliance with Kwesé iflix further affirms our strong support to boost the frontiers of value, entertainment, communication, and super-fast data access, in Nigeria.”

iflix Co-Founder and Group CEO, Mark Britt, added, “This is a monumental milestone for iflix. Together with Econet Media, Africa’s top Pan-regional media company, we have created a platform specifically for users in Africa, that makes every match of the World Cup available to users across the country on any smartphone of their choice.  Our Kwesé iflix service now offers users the largest library of the world’s best entertainment, live and on-demand, like never before.”

“We cannot ignore the growth of streaming services across the African continent especially with the spike in mobile and internet penetration numbers. We do not only have to stay ahead of the trends but ensure we become the best provider of these services in the market. Kwesé iflix brings young people a combination of premium sports and entertainment content and we are excited to be at the forefront of this,” said Joseph Hundah, President and CEO Econet Media.

Kwesé iflix customers can choose between a variety of flexible VIP passes to access the Kwesé iflix premium content, including 1-Day, 3-Day, 7-Day and 30-Day VIP passes.

- Advertisement -

Subscribe to BrandSpur Ng

Subscribe for latest updates. Signup to best of brands and business news, informed analysis and opinions among others that can propel you, your business or brand to greater heights.



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Latest News

Ensurity Technologies joins the Microsoft Intelligent Security Association

HYDERABAD, INDIA - Media OutReach - 17 October 2019 - Ensurity Technologies, Hyderabad, India-based cybersecurity company, is pleased to announce that it has joined the...

Hospitality Disruptor Generator Acquires Freehand Hotels In Its Quest to Dominate the Experience Economy in U.S. Market

London-based Queensgate Investments finalizes $400 million purchase of Freehand Hotels from a seller consortium including The Yucaipa Companies and Sydell Group, drastically expanding Generator’s...

Sunlight Real Estate Investment Trust ("Sunlight REIT") Operational Statistics for the Quarter Ended 30 September 2019

HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 17 October 2019 - Henderson Sunlight Asset Management Limited (the " Manager"), as manager of Sunlight Real Estate Investment Trust...

FG mulls new tax on Coke, Bigi, other soft drinks

Zainab Ahmed, the minister of finance, says the federal government is considering introducing excise duty on carbonated drinks. The minister made this known while addressing...

“Best Global Brands 2019” – Mercedes-Benz is once again the world’s most valuable luxury car brand

Mercedes-Benz further increased its brand value and is once again the world's most valuable luxury automotive brand. In the latest "Best Global Brands 2019"...

More Articles Like This