3 local TV shows to watch this Tuesday

Hlomla Dandala and Florence Masebe in 'The Republic.' (Photo: DStv)
Hlomla Dandala and Florence Masebe in 'The Republic.' (Photo: DStv)

Cape Town – South Africans had a lot to celebrate this past week. Continue the celebration with these world class local shows.

From a riveting regal drama, to family rivalries, to South Africa's first fictional women president – here are our top three recommendations.


20:00 - kykNET (DStv 144)

Chris van Niekerk (7de Laan) is Ben Van Wyk, the now retired partner at the law firm Van Wyk and Partners. Legal drama isn’t the only thing the firm worries about, there is one personal issue that needs to be ironed out. Ben is retiring and handing over the reins to his prodigal son, and not to his daughter who’s been working at the firm for the past five years.

Giyani - Land of Blood

21:30 - SABC2 (DStv 192)

Bringing to life the ageless themes of love rivalries, forbidden passion stolen land and corruption. the story is centred around the conflict between the Mudau and Baloyi families.

The Republic


South Africa's first female president is tough-talking Lufuno Zandile Mulaudzi. She's on a mission to fight corruption and restore dignity to the country she leads and loves.

Compiled by Leandra Engelbrecht.