Top 10 Most Popular African TV Shows

8) Scandal (South Africa)

Scandal is an interesting South African TV soap opera that has attracted millions of viewers in the Africa continent. The drama storyline revolves round different characters, each connected to the The Voice newspaper brought together by unique coincidence. Their ideologies and actions reflect on each other’s lives while personal ambitions, noble and ignoble, tint their everyday lives. In an industry beleaguered by frequent criticism; these characters, some charming, some galling, wants their dreams actualized at any cost.


Courtesy of e.tv

7) Shuga (Kenya)

From the movie industry in Kenya, comes Shuga. Produced in the Kenyan Capital, Nairobi, this television soap opera has garnered viewership extending from the African continent to America. BET channel runs Shuga series almost every day. The show was first aired in November 2009 on MTV Base as a part of an initiative coined “MTV Staying Alive Ignite!” The first two seasons was commissioned by MTV Networks Africa.


Courtesy of MTV

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    I really like big brother mzansi
    Ex was the reason why I’m watching big brother but now k2 is the reason why I’m watching the show

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    Beneath The Lies, a Ugandan drama was nominated for Best TV Series Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCAs) in. It is the biggest TV Series in Uganda even it is still on Season 1.

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