By Eniola Daniel
February 26, 2022 | 2:04
Africa Magic, the leading entertainment content provider for Africa by Africans, has announced the launch of a new game show, Come Play Naija.
Africa Magic, the leading entertainment content provider for Africa by Africans, has announced the launch of a new game show, Come Play Naija. The show will air on Thursday, March 3, 2022 from 9 p.m. on the Africa Magic Showcase, Urban and Family channels, and will be available to customers on DStv and GOtv.
Come Play Naija is a 60-minute game show format that involves two teams competing for a chance to win millions of naira and other surprise prizes like a brand new car.
The show is divided into five segments with different games – Trivia games, Obstacle Course 1, Obstacle Course 2, Obstacle Course 3 and Spin the Wheel. Each segment will require one or more team members to participate in the games worth 400,000 Naira to 2,000,000 Naira.
The show, hosted by media personality Hero Daniels, will air Thursdays and Fridays from 9pm and every Saturday from 7pm on Africa Magic Showcase, Urban and Family. Viewers will also participate in a home game edition during the Saturday live show to win cash prizes each week. This Home Play is exclusive to active DStv and GOtv subscribers.
Executive Director, West Africa Content and Channels, MultiChoice Nigeria, Dr Busola Tejumola described the new show as an entertainment package that will further affirm Africa Magic’s position as the local entertainment provider of forefront, ranging from reality shows to movies, drama series and now family game shows.
“We are very excited about our latest show, which happens to be a one-of-a-kind family game show in Nigeria. We know how much our viewers enjoyed the Big Brother Naija Friday Night games, so we decided to create a show where they can participate in light, fun, entertaining and fast-paced games to win amazing prizes. We urge our DStv and GOtv subscribers and new customers to tune in when the show premieres in March,” Tejumola said.
The Africa Magic Come Play Naija game show will be broadcast on Thursday, March 3, 2022 from 9 p.m. on Africa Magic Showcase (DStv channel 151), Africa Magic Urban (DStv channel 153 and GOtv SUPA channel 6) and Africa Magic Family (DStv channel 154 and GOtv channel 2). DStv viewers will be able to watch on the DStv app on multiple devices at no additional cost.