Desperate-Housewives-Africa-2-BellaNaijaAn African adaptation of American television comedy-drama-mystery series, ‘Desperate Housewives’ is coming to screens near you.

Dubbed ‘Desperate Housewives Africa,’ the show will air on EbonyLife TV exclusive on DSTV Channel 165. The premiere of the show will take place in Lagos on April 28 and will be launched on TV two days later.

According to EbonyLife CEO, Mo Abudu, the series will closely reflect the original multi-award winning American version but with a unique African flavour that will enthrall viewers in spellbinding fashion.

When an outwardly successful neighbor Rume Bello, played by Marcy Dolapo Oni, succumbs to death, her friends continue to deal with their everyday lives and, as seen through Rume’s eyes, the story mysteriously unravels in a dramatic, comedic whirlwind which will have you at the edge of your seat asking for more.

Also in the cast of the highly anticipated show is Kenyan sultry actress Nini Wacera. She will play the role of Ese De Souza, a housewife who struggles with maintaining the perfect family; but will her outward impression of perfection successfully mask the disturbing dysfunction in her household?

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Will you be tuning in?