South Africa’s first ever drama series distributed entirely on WhatsApp

Signal of change / South Africa’s first ever drama series distributed entirely on WhatsApp

By Jiehui Kia / 05 Sep 2017

South Africa's Uk'shona Kwelanga Is The Country's First Ever WhatsApp Drama Series

Uk'shona Kwelanga is South Africa's first ever drama series to be distributed exclusively via WhatsApp. The drama series is created in partnership with South African insurance company, Sanlam. The series is written by South African scriptwriter Bongi Ndaba, and it will take place entirely within WhatsApp using texts, photos, voice

 

 

 



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What might the implications of this be? What related signals of change have you seen?

This signals reminds me of another piece on how India launched a TV channel to engage farmers in social and economic issues. What if such content were to be distributed via Whatsapp? https://www.thefuturescentre.org/signals-of-change/2989/india-launches-tv-channel-engage-farmers-social-and-economic-issues
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