Discover the Best Reality TV Shows on DStv and GOtv
Reality shows have been gracing our screens for decades, and we love them for the non-stop hilarity, drama and – above all – craziness they provide. And if there is anything better than a reality show, it is a homegrown reality show. The African entertainment industry has stepped up by creating award-winning original reality shows and by giving some of our favourites a uniquely African twist. If you haven’t already, take the time to watch and discover the magic for yourself.
A house packed with a number of strangers all fighting for a cash prize – what could possibly go wrong? Since 2006, Big Brother’s popularity has grown from year to year. Season 5 of Big Brother Naija will be hitting our screens from 19 July 2020 with a 24/7 broadcast to keep you up to date with all the action on DStv channel 198 and GOtv channel 29.
No case is too small on Judging Matters, a reality show that deals with the issues of real people getting justice from minor claims court in collaboration with the Lagos State Ministry of Justice. Follow all the excitement and drama on Judging Matters, airing on Mondays at 6:00 pm, WAT on Africa Magic Showcase DStv channel 151.
Big Brother Naija’s 2019 winner Mercy and boyfriend Ike – who met and started dating in the Big Brother house – share their relationship difficulties with the world in Mercy & Ike. Will their relationship survive the real world? Find out Sundays at 6:30 pm, WAT on Africa Magic Showcase DStv channel 151 and 6:00 pm, WAT on GOtv channel 2.
Ever had a secret you wanted to share but scared to? Then get inspired by Confessions, a real-life confessions reality show where people confront their fears/secrets that have been eating them up. Follow the stories of these people Saturdays at 6:30 pm, WAT on Africa Magic Urban channel 153.
They’ve said, “I do”, but the honeymoon is over, and reality is kicking in. After Wedding follows everyday people as they work to keep their marriages alive while dealing with the chaos of day-to-day living. Find out if they have what it takes to survive, Mondays at 1:00 pm, WAT on Africa Magic Family DStv channel 154 and GOtv channel 102.
You’re spoilt for choice when it comes to local entertainment, especially when it comes to reality shows made for Africans by Africans, so what are you waiting for? Enjoy your favourite shows on the go with the DStv Now app. Simply update your details, make payments, and clear error codes with the MyGOtv and MyDStv apps – available on Google Play and the App Store.