MultiChoice’s Showmax revealed recently that the global Real Housewives franchise has set its sights on the capital city of Nigeria with ‘The Real Housewives of Abuja (RHOAbuja).’
Following the success of ‘The Real Housewives of Lagos’, the latest instalment follows the luxurious lives of six influential and successful women in the city of wealth and power.
Streamers will get an exclusive glimpse into the glamourous lives of Arafa, Comfort Booth, OJ Posharella, Princess Jecoco, Samantha Homossany and Tutupie as they navigate relationships, family and businesses within the mighty city of Abuja.
Speaking about the show, Dr Busola Tejumola, executive head of content and West Africa channels at MultiChoice, said, “We are delighted to announce The Real Housewives to the power city of Abuja. Telling our local story is at the core of what we do, and we are glad to continue this partnership with NBCUniversal Formats to bring the franchise to a second city in Nigeria. The show will explore the power and influence of Abuja through the eyes of these fabulous women who are both unique and very entertaining. We are delighted and are certain the viewers will enjoy watching.”
RHOAbuja is the second Nigerian instalment of the award-winning franchise and the 21st international version of The Real Housewives format.
Produced by Delmedia Productions, ‘The Real Housewives of Abuja’ will be available exclusively on Showmax in more than 40 African countries from 17 February 2023, with new episodes every Friday.