It's fun, it's hilarious, it's exciting and it's back!
I Love South Africa is hosted by Masechaba Lekalake, along with her team captains Tats Nkonzo and Mark Banks. Produced by African Media and Production Network, (AMPN), the game show is an international format that has been localised to give viewers an opportunity to get to know our rich country in a fun and celebratory way.
In Season 2, the game changes slightly as celebrities team up to play against ordinary South African families. In Season 1, only celebrities participated on the show.
So how does it work? Each week, there are two competing teams – three South Africa celebrities against a family of three generational members. Tats and Mark are the captains of each team and steer their ships to answers general knowledge questions to score points.
Questions range from spelling words in one of the official languages, such as "gemeenskap", "mokgaditswane" or "ntlokgethwa". Contestants are also asked geographical questions, such as "Where in South Africa is Phoenix, Parys or Paarl?
Season 2 features South African celebrities including HHP, Dr Malinga, Warren Masemola, Motlatsi Mafatshe, Mandla Gaduka, Peter Sephuma and Kurt Darren. Also catch vocalist Winnie Khumalo and actress Omuhle Gela with their families, as well as ordinary South African families.
Season 2 Guests
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Peter Se-Puma (as Peter Sephuma)
Sello Maake ka-Ncube
Kamohelo Bombe (as Kamohelo Mbombe)
Katleho Sinivasan (as Katlego Sinovasin)
Kedebone Mkhabela (as Kedibone Mkhabela)