Showmax’s First Original Comedy Series ‘Ghana Jollof’ Premieres Today

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Ghana Jollof

Thinking of what to do this weekend? Relax! Showmax is ready to feed us sizzling entertainment.

Today, October 22, 2021, the video streaming platform will release its first original comedy series shot in Lagos and Accra, ‘Ghana Jollof’, and we can confidently say that this is the moment that we’ve all been waiting for.

Do you want to know what it’s like to sample two different cultures? Good news: Ghana Jollof is here to serve up exceptional content that gives us a glimpse into the cultures of Nigeria and Ghana.

The comedy series which was filmed in Lagos and Accra stars multi-award-winning comedian Basketmouth, who also doubles as Executive Producer, comedian/actor Buchi, AMVCA-winning comedian, Funnybone, actor Uzor Arukwe, who starred as the dreaded crime boss, Knight, in Sugar Rush and popular YouTuber, Akah Nnani.

Joselyn Dumas, a nominee for the Africa Movie Academy Award (AMAA), heartthrobs Mawuli Gavor and James Gardiner bring in the Ghanaian touch to the series alongside the ‘Queen of Ghana comedy’, Jacinta Ocansey, popular reality star Portia Freelove, model and actress Brihanna Kinte, veteran actor Jackson Albert Davies, actress Korkor Oyeba Mensah, and multiple-award-winning comedian/actor, Kalybos.

You won’t want to miss out on the show’s hot episodes, which will serve everything from humour to cultural fusion.

Ghana Jollof arrives on Showmax on October 22, with new episodes weekly. Sign up at and start watching from as little as N1,200.

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