STAYING true to its intention of being an affordable premium content broadcaster, Kwesé TV has launched an exciting price drop promotion for its customers. Starting this September, and for a limited time only, one month’s subscription to Kwesé TV will cost a significantly reduced ZMW 185.00 (VAT and TV levy inclusive) for the full bouquet.
In a time when the cost of living and subscription service fees continue to increase across the continent, this promotion aims to give African consumers much needed relief. The price promotion sees Kwesé TV’s monthly subscription fee drop by ZMWK100.00 from the original ZMW 255.00 price point, offering premium sports and entertainment content for less.
“As a new and growing business on the continent, it is important that we keep a close eye on our audience’s viewing and purchasing habits. We have seen that consumers are increasingly opting for reasonably priced subscription services, as opposed to high end TV subscriptions,” explained Econet Media CEO and President, Joseph Hundah.
“While there is clear appetite for alternative TV entertainment, Kwesé wants to provide content that is both engaging and inexpensive. The primary objective of this promotion is to make our product offering more accessible to viewers at all income levels. We want to reward our loyal subscribers as well as incentivize new subscribers looking for premium home entertainment that doesn’t break the bank,” Hundah added.
Kwesé’s ZMW185.00 (VAT and TV levy inclusive) price promotion is only applicable to its monthly subscription service of ZMW255.00 (VAT and TV levy inclusive). During the eight-week promotion the three and seven-day subscription services will be suspended. Considering the overall saving, why not take up the more economical a monthly subscription.
What’s more, Kwesé viewers can look forward to exciting content changes over the next few months which will give viewers more of what you want and less of what they don’t need. Kwesé will continue to streamline and reconfigure its programming line-up during the price promotion period, further tailoring its content bouquet. The bouquet reconfiguration will be guided by channel performance and popularity over the past two years.
There has never been a better time to remain a Kwesé TV subscriber, so be sure to renew your subscription this month and continue to enjoy your favourite content for less.
Visit your nearest Kwesé branded store(s) to purchase a decoder and dish for ZMW 340.00 (inclusive of one-month free subscription) to cash in on this sweet deal.
World Bank gives $25 Million to Zambia with to help address COVID-19
THE World Bank has approved $25 million to support Zambia’s response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. Of this amount, $20 million will come from the International Development Association’s Crisis Response Window, while $5 million is grant funding from the Global Financing Facility. The funds will be channeled through the Zambia COVID-19 Emergency Response and Health Systems Preparedness Project.
The Zambia COVID-19 Emergency Response and Health Systems Preparedness Project will provide support to the Zambian government to prevent, control, detect and respond to the threat posed by COVID-19 and strengthen national systems for public health preparedness. The emergency funding will support disease surveillance and strengthen screening at points of entry, risk communication and community engagement, as well as strengthen governance and accountability in implementation of the national COVID-19 response plan. It will also support COVID-19 case management, infection prevention and control, and interventions to maintain essential health services.
“While Zambia has seen a reduction in new cases of COVID-19 in the last two months, it is important that prevention, detection and response measures are scaled up to prevent further spread of the disease,” said Sahr Kpundeh, World Bank Country Manager for Zambia.
“Rapid response is crucial in addressing COVID-19 and to reduce its negative impact on health systems, social services and economic activities.”
The project will be implemented nationwide and is expected to benefit the entire population of Zambia, asCOVID-19 poses a risk to everyone. The primary beneficiaries will be suspected and confirmed COVID19 cases, and populations at risk such as the elderly, people with co-morbidities, medical and emergency personnel, port of entry officials and truck drivers.
“Considering that many of the COVID-19 cases in Zambia have come from outside the country, the project will help strengthen screening at Zambia’s entry points”, said Rosemary Sunkutu, Senior Health Nutrition and Population Specialist and Task Team Leader of the project. “This component of the project is especially important given that Zambia is a landlocked country surrounded by eight countries, which predisposes the country to risks of importation of diseases from neighboring countries and beyond.”
This funding is part of a broader package of support by the World Bank Group to help Zambia manage and responds to the COVID-19 crisis. The World Bank mobilized $2.72 million from existing health operations and financing mechanisms to support the Government’s COVID-19 response. World Bank Group COVID-19 Response.
Atlas Mara, Nkwashi and Lafarge start building the 3 houses for the Dream House Promotion
#MWEBANTU, SEEING IS BELIEVING! The building of the 3 houses in the Atlas Mara Bank, Nkwashi and Lafarge Dream House Promotion has started. Click the link below or call 202 toll free to find out how you could win 1 of these 3 houses worth K1,100,000 each. https://ecs.page.link/RE3t1
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