Kwese iflix is a subscription Video on Demand (SVOD) service in Africa by the Econet Media group and Asian subscription VOD company iflix. Kwese iflix came about after the two companies signed a partnership to operates a mobile-based subscription VOD service in sub-Saharan Africa in mid-2017. Initially, the service was referred to as iflix Africa.
The service was introduced first in Zimbabwe, with Econet Wireless Zimbabwe running promotional campaigns to get users using the service for free.
Acquisition of iflix Africa
In February 2018, Kwesé announced that it had acquired a significant stake in iflix Africa and that the service was now part of Kwesé's services. iflix now had operations in Nigeria, Kenya, Ghana and South Africa.
- African and international series and movies
- First-to-market exclusive programming
- iflix Africa and Econet Media collaborate to revolutionise entertainment across sub-Saharan Africa, Kwese, published: 02 Aug 2017, retrieved: 05 Nov 2018