AKA's new Braai Show faces delays as SABC 1 postpones its launch

AKA's new Braai Show faces delays as SABC 1 postpones its launch

- AKA's Braai Show was scheduled to air its first episode on 5 November but was delayed by the SABC 1 network the day before

- The Braai Show is centred around the famous rapper chatting fireside with some well-known South African figures

- There was no reason for the rescheduling provided, but SABC later said the 1st episode would air a week later

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Fans who have been anticipating the release of AKA's Braai Show will have to wait a little longer before they can watch the first episode.

The show was unceremoniously bumped from its original debut date without explanation. The show was scheduled to premiere on 5 November but just the day before was announced to have been moved and replaced by Throwback Thursday.

The 13-episode series follows AKA chatting fireside with some of Mzansi's most well-recognised celebrities.

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AKA's Braai Show was unceremoniously moved the day before its first airing. Source: @akaworldwide/Instagram
Source: Instagram

Channel24 reported on the delay and moving of the episode to a week after the scheduled premiere. At the time of the change they quoted executive producer David Phume saying:

"Television stations change schedules for a variety of reasons. At this stage we do not know why SABC 1 has made changes to their schedule. As such we eagerly wait to hear from SABC 1 about a new time slot for the show."

The new date for the first episode to be aired is 12 November.

In previous AKA-related news, Briefly.co.za recently reported on the rapper announcing a new mystery flavour of Cruz vodka that had fans guessing as to what it could be.

AKA is on fire right now. Hot off the drop of his new EP Bhovamania, the rapper has also announced a new flavour of Cruz vodka. Although he did not reveal the name of the flavour, the yellow colour of the bottle had a lot of fans guessing. While some fans excitedly shared their guesses, others teased Supa Mega about how the bottle looked like hair glue.

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Twitter user @pseneke said: "I thought this is got to be glue eyes bottle... and I looked at his hair."
@COYG_Sibusiso said: "I'm thinking Banana bro..."
@MukonRonew10 said: "We have a new flavour??"
@piso_sfiso said: "For real Mega, dayuuuuum that bottle. Lemme hustle for Zone 6 Venuenou. It's gonna be a long week."
@tabilizer4 said: "I'm sure it's one of these three flavours pineapple, banana, lemon, am I wrong?"

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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