From April 2021, lovers of great local entertainment will be treated to the start of a new drama series as well as return seasons of their favourite shows on Africa Magic.
Africa Magic will on Wednesday, April 21st premiere Baby Drama, a drama series that x-rays the lives of five women – Iye, Kese, Amara, Esosa and Oni – from different walks of life as they deal with the reality of how a baby or lack of one will alter their futures forever.
The 13-episode series which will air at 9pm on Africa Magic Showcase (DStv channel 151) stars some of the finest talents in Nollywood such as Bimbo Akintola, Joseph Benjamin, Bikiya Graham-Douglas, Wole Ojo and Uru Eke.
Speaking on the premiere of Baby Drama, Channel Director, Africa Magic, Wangi Mba-Uzoukwu said, “Baby Drama will take viewers on an emotional rollercoaster as they get immersed in the lives of the characters, their relationships and their journeys to parenthood.
It also explores the myths and cultural nuances associated with pregnancy, assisted reproduction and how individuals deal with the changes a baby or no baby brings. We’re excited about this new series and we are sure our viewers will be entertained by the stellar cast and excellent storytelling we are known for”.
Also on the content slate this April on Africa Magic, is the return season of fan favourites, Judging Matters, Comedy Nites and Eve.
The legal reality TV show, Judging Matters returns for a second season from Monday, April 5th at 6pm on Africa Magic Showcase (DStv channel 151). Judging Matters addresses small claims and minor cases in Lagos which present a huge challenge for the established courts to deal with. TV host and lawyer, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu and Justice Olusola Williams continue in their roles as counsellor and Judge and seek to secure amicable resolution and justice for people.
Ik Osakioduwa’s stand-up comedy television show, Comedy Nites also makes a return this April for a third season. The new season which premieres on Africa Magic Urban (DStv Channel 153) on Thursday, April 8th at 9:30pm promises to entertain the audience with top-notch performances from a mix of newly discovered, fast-rising and established comedians.
After a year-long production break, Eve will return with its third season on Monday, April 12th at 9pm. The series which follows the trials and tribulations of a young female lawyer originally premiered in 2018 and has featured top-rated Nollywood actors and Ex BBNaija housemates Elozonam Ogbolu. The series will air on Africa Magic Showcase (DStv channel 151).
The series will also be available on the online streaming service, Showmax. DStv Premium customers get Showmax at no extra cost whilst DStv Compact Plus, Compact, Confam and Yanga customers get it at half the price.
For more information on these and other Africa Magic programming, visit www.africamagic.tv or follow the verified social media pages of DStv, GOtv and Africa Magic.