‘Real Housewives of Abuja’ releases in February. Image: supplied.

‘Real Housewives of Abuja’: Meet the new ladies on the block

Nigeria officially has their second installment of the Real Housewives with the ladies of Abuja stepping onto the scene.


‘Real Housewives of Abuja’ releases in February. Image: supplied.

Showmax announced that the Real Housewives franchise is expanding in Africa and will now extend to Abuja with the Real Housewives of Abuja releasing on 17 February.

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Showmax is taking fans of the beloved The Real Housewives franchise to the city of wealth and power, Abuja. The Real Housewives of Abuja (RHOAbuja) marks the eighth version of the hit format in Africa. 

The series is set to premiere on Showmax on 17 February 2023, with new episodes dropping every Friday.

The new series will follow the luxurious lives of six influential and successful women in Abuja. The women include Arafa, Comfort Booth, OJ Posharella, Princess Jecoco, Samantha Homossany and Tutupie as they navigate their opulent lives, relationships, family and businesses within the powerful city of Abuja and beyond. 

The Real Housewives of Abuja is the second Nigerian instalment of the award-winning franchise and the 21st international version of The Real Housewives format.

RHOAbuja is coming on the back of the success of The Real Housewives of Lagos, which broke the Showmax first-day streaming record in Nigeria and was one of the 10 most streamed shows of 2022 on Showmax in Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa. Showmax is also home to the Dubai, Durban and Johannesburg editions of the franchise. 

Produced by Delmedia Productions, RHOAbuja will be available exclusively on Showmax in more than 40 African countries from 17 February 2023, with new episodes every Friday.

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  • Arafa is an art entrepreneur, creative director and founder of Selara lifestyle. She is married and a mother to amazing twins.  
  • Comfort Booth is a lawyer, 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 the CEO of Posharella Group of Companies. She is also the founder of Posharella Life Foundation, an NGO with the mission 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 group of hotels. She is married and a mother to two beautiful, energetic kids.
  • Samantha Homossany is a wellness entrepreneur and creative director of Zohi Taglit. She is passionate about art, fashion and style. She is married to an Abuja-based Israeli millionaire and is a mother of four children. 
  • Tutupie is a trained and certified chef and event curator. She is the creative director of Urban Day Party.
‘Real Housewives of Abuja’ releases in February. Image: supplied.

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