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Sibongile and The Dlaminis' gains first position on Mzansi Wethu

25/02/2024

Sibongile and The Dlaminis' gains first position on Mzansi WethuRythm World's popular telenovela Sibongile and The Dlaminis' is the most-watched TV show on Mzansi Wethu with nearly 1 million viewers.

by Rae Seleme

25-02-2024 21:32

in Entertainment

Sibongile and The Dlaminis' cast. Image via Twitter

The latest figures from the Television Audience Measurement (TAM) by the Broadcasting Research Council of South Africa (BRCSA) reveal that Sibongile and The Dlaminis is the most-watched TV show on Mzansi Wethu.

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MZANSI WETHU TELENOVELA MAINTAINS FIRST PLACE BRCSA January 2024 figures reveal that Sibongile and The Dlaminis is the most-watched TV show on Mzansi Wethu with 790 756 viewers.

The January figures also reveal that the Rythm World's telenovela, Sibongile and The Dlamini's dethroned My Brother's Keeper which gained fifth position with 763 825 viewers.

Sibongile and The Dlaminis is produced by Rhythm World Productions, which also produces Umkhokha: The Curse and My Brother's Keeper.

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The telenovela stars actors Ayanda Borotho (n e Ngubane) and Siyabonga Shibe, Luyanda Zwane and The River's Vuyo Biyela

The popular telenovela premiered on 31 July 2023 on Mzansi Wethu (DStv channel 163).

#SibongileXDlaminis back to being the number 1 most watched show on Mzansi Wethu reaching over 780k viewers and also makes it the 4th most watched show on DStv in the month of January 2024. pic.twitter.com/fL5VRa6iPQ

Jabulani Macdonald (@Jabu_Macdonald) February 21, 2024

WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT SIBONGILE AND THE DLAMINIS' The Sibongile and The Dlaminis actors Ayanda Borotho and Siyabonga Shibe play husband and wife in the new telenovela.

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Kaya 959 reports that actress Luyanda Zwane's character Sibongile Mbambo, will have a surprising Cinderella-like tale awaiting her, and forbidden romance, when she joins The Dlaminis.

The show is set in the small town of Ixopo in KwaZulu-Natal and promises to explore timeless themes of love, sacrifice, ambition, and familial bonds.

Viewers can expect a hopeful, warm, authentic, and a real-world fairy tale, delivers superb entertainment.

The show also draws inspiration from the Zambian tale of Zuba and the Solalas and also stars Zodumo Shange, former The River star Vuyo Biyela and many more.

ALSO READ:Ayanda Borotho, Siyabonga Shibe join Sibongile and The Dlaminis'

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