Pay tv channel, KwesÃ© TV, has promised to broadcast the Olympic Winter Games, PyeongChang 2018, live to its subscribers between February 9 and 25, 2018.
The Winter Olympics will see 90 teams participating in different games including; figure skating, freestyle skiing, snowboarding, ski jumping, and bobsled, and KwesÃ© TV subscribers will be able watch the Nigerian bobsled team – Seun Adigun, Akuoma Omeoga and Ngozi Onwumere and skeleton athlete, Simi Adeagbo as they make history at PyeongChang 2018.
KwesÃ© TV signed a multi-year deal with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for the broadcast of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, the Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022 and the Olympic Games Paris 2024. KwesÃ© TVâ€™s broadcast rights include exclusive free-to-air (FTA) rights for sub-Saharan Africa (excluding South Africa) as well as non-exclusive pay-TV rights for the same markets.
KwesÃ© TVâ€™s broadcast of the games will kick-off with the opening ceremony at the PyeongChang Olympic Stadium on February 9 on KwesÃ© Free Sports.
KwesÃ© will give African sports lovers a front row seat to cheer on our phenomenal winter sports athletes a KwesÃ© exclusive Olympics pop-up channel which be available on channel 306. The channel will provide 24 hour coverage of the games and will be available on the go through KwesÃ©â€™s multiple device viewing options.
KwesÃ© Free Sports will provide live coverage of certain sports, the channel will also broadcast two 60 minutes highlights shows which will help viewers catch up on the dayâ€™s scores and memorable moments. The Olympic News and Highlights Shows will air at 8am and 3pm local time, daily.
As the exclusive free-to-air broadcaster of the Winter Olympics, KwesÃ© Free Sports audiences will also be able to watch the opening and closing ceremonies of PyeongChang 2018 as well as all competitions featuring African athletes including the Nigerian Bobsled and Skeleton team as they make history at PyeongChang 2018. KwesÃ© Free Sports can be accessed by tuning to UHF 32 on analogue TV in Lagos or channel 285 on KwesÃ© TV whether or not you have an active subscription.