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Entertainment: Top African Reality Television Shows That You Must Watch

Do you want to unwind a little bit by watching some reality T.V shows in Africa? Or probably you want to know what’s currently happening on African soil as regards entertainment?

Then check out these reality television shows that you cannot afford to miss and in case you are bothered about missing out on each episode,subscribe to their channels on Youtube for exciting episodes. So, here we go!

MTN Project Fame West Africa

Currently in its 9th season, the MTN project fame West Africa is the biggest and most watched musical show in West African countries and other African countries.

This weekly reality show filmed in Lagos, Nigeria features contestants who are mostly young talent in West Africa countries of Nigeria, Liberia, Ghana and Sierra Leone who will jostle to win a record label in the entertainment industry plus an SUV and 5 million naira (15,000 USD).

With 98,000 followers on twitter, Project fame audience across Africa are open to thrilling experiences from huge dose of suspense, drama in the academy to sensational musical sessions from pure African talents.

In case you want to get a glimpse of what am talking about, then join them this Sunday as they take on the 6th elimination show for the remaining eight contestants.

Coke Studio Africa

Are you interested in listening to two different languages in a song? Swahili and Yoruba? Igbo and Lugana?

Welcome to Coke Studio Africa; the most thrilling music project that brings artiste and producers from different genre, region to create an authentic African sound through collaboration of different artiste from 11 countries.


Filmed in Kenya, coke Studio Africa, according to the organiser seeks to break the barrier of lack of interaction, cooperation and collaboration among African artiste.

With season 4 set to begin by next week, the music show pair up artist from different music genre to create great tracks in the coke studio for three days. The episodes focus on the interaction between the artists, the art of writing a song as well as the mixing, recording and performance.

Season three featured a mix of both popular and up and coming popular artiste such as Nigeria’s 2 face, Tanzania’s Vanessa Mdee, Uganda’s Chameleone and many more artist. You can afford to miss this new season four as it will feature Nigeria’s Patoranking, Kenya’s Bahati, Toofan from Togo and many more artist from 11 Arican countries.

Dance With Peter

Sponsored by Globacom, one of the biggest telecommunication networks in Africa Dance with peter was launched last year to promote the dance culture among Africans and assist those who may want to go into the dance profession.

“Dance with Peter” was coined after Nigeria’s Peter Okoye of Psquare as one of judges alongside Don Flex and the Guiness Book of Record holder for “longest dance party”, Kaffy.

This first West Africa’s first dance television reality show is a 13 week dancing competition that features dancers in Nigeria and West Africa country, Ghana.

Last season winners won N3 million naira, a Toyota RAV SUV for the first prize while the first and second runner up one N1 million each plus a salon car.

Full of vim and action the first season was exciting with amazing dancing steps from dancers in West Africa and season two is set to begin in few weeks time.



Written by How Africa

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