The world of African television is set for an exciting development as popular radio personality and Big Brother Africa host, IK Osakioduwa launches his new show on Saturday, the 22nd of November, 2014 at 20:00 CAT (7pm Nigerian time). The show, Highlites with IK, will air on Africa Magic Showcase (DSTV channel 151) and will tackle societal issues with a dose of humour and wit.
Wangi Mba-Uzoukwu, the Regional Director for M-Net (West) says: “Highlites with IK is a new and excellent addition to the exciting content line-up on Africa Magic. IK has proved time and time again that he is a host with a difference and he brings that difference to this new and exciting show. Our viewers are definitely in for a treat, as the show brings a great mix of humour and ingenuity in discussing current affairs and trending topics.”
Highlites with IK will feature popular hash-tag topics on social media and interviews with celebrities and personalities. The show will feature rib-cracking open letters on social issues and hilarious pre-recorded skits for the everyday, yet upwardly mobile Nigerian and guests will also be engaged in intelligent yet light hearted games and battles.
Explaining the vision behind the show, IK Osakioduwa says: “Highlites with IK is a refreshing and light-hearted take on current affairs and societal issues around us. We’ll focus on pop culture and people making the news – all with a very healthy dose of wit, laughter and fun. This is a news show with a difference and people should expect to get incredibly entertained whilst also getting informed.”
Highlites with IK airs on Africa Magic Showcase (DSTV 151) on Saturdays at 20:00 CAT (7pm Nigerian time) with repeat broadcasts on Sunday (19:00 CAT) and Mondays (16:00 CAT).