Showmax brings fans of the beloved The Real Housewives series to Abuja, the city of wealth and power. The Real Housewives of Abuja (RHOAbuja) marks the eighth release of the African hit format and will premiere exclusively on Showmax on February 17, with new episodes dropping every Friday.
The new series will follow the lavish lives of six influential and successful women in Abuja. These women include Arafa, Comfort Booth, OJ Posharella, Princess Jecoco, Samantha Homossany and Tutupie, who lead lives of luxury, relationships, families and businesses in the mighty city of Abuja and beyond.
Araffa is an art entrepreneur, creative director and founder of Selaralifestyle. She is married and the mother of amazing twins.
Comfort Booth is an attorney, social commentator, travel blogger and talk show host. She is a partner at Asia Ahmed and Co.
Ojoma Sule, also known as OJ Posharella, is an entrepreneur and CEO of the Posharella Group of Companies. She is also the founder of the Posharella Life Foundation, an NGO whose mission is to create a better life, society and world.
Princess Jecoco is a lawyer, brand ambassador, influencer, content creator and hotelier. She is currently the Managing Director of the Sefcon Hospitality Group. She is married and the mother of two beautiful, energetic children.
Samantha Homossany is a Wellness Entrepreneur and Creative Director at Zohi Taglit. She is passionate about art, fashion and style. She is married to an Israeli millionaire living in Abuja and is the mother of four children.
Tutupie is a trained and certified chef and event planner. She is the creative director of Urban Day Party.
The ladies will give viewers an exclusive glimpse into their fabulous and luxurious lives. Set in a mighty city like Abuja, the new series promises to entertain, showcasing the hottest and funniest social scene across the city, offering exclusive access to the ultra-wealthy.
Commenting on the show, Dr Busola Tejumola, Executive Director of Content and West Africa Channels at MultiChoice said: “We are delighted to announce The Real Housewives to the power city of Abuja. Telling our local stories is at the heart of what we do and we are delighted to continue our partnership with NBCUniversal Formats team up to bring the franchise to a second city in Nigeria. The show will explore the power and influence of Abuja through the eyes of these fabulous women who are both unique and very interesting. We are delighted and sure viewers will enjoy watching .”