DRUM presents: Cooking with Siba – goes global!


DRUM and Mzansi Magic are proud to announce the popular cooking TV series DRUM presents: Cooking with Siba will be broadcast internationally.

From Wednesday 5 October the series will be on Britain’s new channel, Africa Channel.

“I’m extremely happy with this achievement as it has been hard work behind the scenes,” saysSibahle Mtongana, DRUM food editor and host of the show.

“My motto, ‘If you do your best, God will do the rest’, has proven to be true even in this situation. Cheers to DRUM going global. The beat goes on indeed!”

The series is a joint venture between DRUM and Mzansi Magic and is sponsored by Spekko. Production is by Homebrew Films in Cape Town.

In season one, which will air on Africa Channel, Siba will cook with a host of popular South African celebrities such as Kenneth Nkosi, Simphiwe Dana, Bridget Masinga and Gerry Rantseli-Elsdon. They will explore interesting and new ways of cooking in the DRUM kitchen.

“Audiences all over the world are keen on fresh and authentic content. Our show is a perfect example of freshness and authenticity. It’s a genuine, innovative African offering. We are proud of what DRUM has achieved through this show,” says Makhosazana Zwane-Siguqa, editor of DRUM.

While the UK starts enjoying this fabulous show, South Africans are tuning in for the second season to watch celebrities such as DJ Sbu, Nkhensani Nkosi, Somizi Mhlongo and Rebecca Malope bake, cook and taste unique flavours with Siba.

•Watch DRUM presents: Cooking with Siba every Thursday at 19:00 on Mzansi Magic. 

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