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Muvhango Dumped By SABC after 20 years?

Muvhango is a prime time television soap opera centers around the lives of the royal Mukwevho family led by family patriarch and village chief Azwindini Mukwevho. The series set in the fictional rural village of Thathe and the metropolis of Johannesburg juxtaposes traditional beliefs and ways of living with the challenges of modern life in the city.

The power battle enters the board room with the Mukweho’s company MMC always maintaining the top spot on the corporate ladder. The battle for power is led by the chief’s niece Rendani Mukwevho, supported by the ever smooth operator and company CEO, Gugu Nkosi. The group however faces tough competition from family friend James Motsamai’s thriving firm Qalabocha Holdings.

The Tshivenda soap opera, has entertained audiences with storylines that speak directly to the African experience for over two decades and continues to attract millions of viewer ever week night at 9pm.


Muvhango Dumped By SABC after 20 years?


The SABC has been canning international and local shows for the past five years now. They started with international soap operas such as; Days of our Lives and The Bold and Beautiful, then moved locally to SABC 3’s Isidingo_The need which was struggling with viewership for years. Their reasoning for canning shows is usually based on the viewership of the shows. 

Muvhango Cancelled Due To Poor Ratings?

The show was a hit in the 90s when it’s still had The River’s creator; Phathu Makwarela as its head writer but went downhill when he left. It has apparently become one of those boring shows for some people, but others still enjoy it. Should the rumours be true, it will leave most people jobless and stranded just like Isidingo_ The Need

They are rumors that says Muvhango will be replaced by The queen one of the most viewed shows on mzansi magic.

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