It’s here with a bang! The BANKY & TIWA SHOW debuts on Africa’s First Global Black Entertainment Network, EbonyLife TV, CHANNEL 165 on DSTV, on Tuesday December 17, 2013, at 09:30WAT.
The Banky & Tiwa Show is a brand new, star-driven talk show, propelled by the multiple-award winning African pop singer, the ever-charming Banky W and Nigeria’s first lady of pop, the incredibly beautiful Tiwa Savage.
On this show, topical and controversial social issues that border on the way we live our lives as Africans are discussed in a mature, non-judgmental and non-preachy manner. Some of these engaging social issues will include: addictions, homosexuality, broken marriages, infidelity, Pastors and Private Jets, Transactional Sex and many more.
It gets better with deeply intellectual, comical or insightful contributions from celebrity guests assembled from all spheres of Nigerian and African life. The guests on the super-duper show range from Artistes to Actors, On-Air-Personalities to Bloggers, Activists to other professionals of interesting world view. They will be sharing their experiences, as well as shedding more light on topics through various and diverse exciting perspectives. Always on call to lend a hilarious twist to some of the rather serious topics are famous Comedians, who cleverly spice up the topics from time to time with the much-needed humour and comic breaks.
Showing every Tuesday at 09:30WAT, “The Banky & Tiwa Show” is another must-watch for all classes of viewers as it is going to be a season of serious, but fun talk, the type never done or seen before.
Says Adeola Oloyede, Producer of the show, “The Banky & Tiwa Show” is the first of its kind! For the first time, we are getting a glimpse into the minds of our celebrated stars in the entertainment industry, through The Banky & Tiwa Show. The programme is fun, informative and entertaining, it is peeling back the layers of our known celebs, so that we can relate with them as regular people with their own views about life and lifestyle.”
Stressing further the uniqueness of the Show, Chairman and CEO EbonyLife TV, Mo Abudu, has this to say, “Once again EbonyLife TV is very proud to showcase another original and landmark programme which we are confident will enjoy a unique place in the hearts and minds of our viewers. The show is distinctive and exclusive in the sense that it is about the only chat show that presents key celebrities giving their views on topical issues in an engaging, interesting and informative way. And they will never be alone on the show; they will always have the exciting company of different fascinating personalities that will constantly give extra flavor to the entire mix. We are happy that the Channel yet again lives up to its promise of providing original and exclusive programming to the African audience”.