Muvhango is a South African television soap opera, created by Duma Ndlovu. It is broadcast on the public TV channel SABC 2, and has an average of 4 million daily viewers. The first episode was aired on 7 April 1997. It was the first Tshivenda language TV drama, but later became multilingual in order to showcase that languages and cultures of South Africa should be used to unite rather than divide. The creator of Muvhango is Zulu by ancestry, but can speak and is fluent in all South African languages.
On tonight’s episode of Muvhango:
Tenda visits Moipone with disastrous consequences. Muvhango stumbles upon the truth and is devastated. Hangwani’s walls of Jericho comes tumbling down.
What will happen next on Muvhango:
Azwindini tries to warn Mulalo about the rising discontent in the village. Kgosi sets a trap for the chicken thief. Tenda comes to see Moipone in hospital.
Catch the full month’s soapie teasers for May here.
- Sindi Dlathu as Nomthandazo Buthelezi
- Maumela Mahuwa as Susan
- Murabeli Rasalanavho as Vho-Mukondeleli
- Raphael Griffiths as Vusi Mukwevho