In a highly-anticipated release, the Africa Magic Original limited series, Slum King, is now available for streaming on Showmax. The gripping drama, comprising intense episodes, allows viewers to relive the captivating narrative that originally aired on Africa Magic Showcase.
Slum King follows the compelling journey of Edafe ‘Majemijesu’ Umukoro, a character whose life takes a tragic turn at the tender age of 11 when armed robbers invade his home due to his unfortunate oversight in locking the front door. The series weaves a tale of ambition born from adversity, as Edafe is compelled to rise above his low circumstances and nurture a hunger for power.
Having initially aired on Africa Magic Showcase, Slum King garnered a dedicated fan base. Now, with its availability on Showmax, audiences can revisit the show’s best moments and immerse themselves in the unfolding drama at their convenience.
The series artfully navigates Edafe’s tumultuous journey, depicting his evolution from a disturbed tout in the slums to the charismatic king, MAJE. Trapped in a cycle of guilt and trauma, viewers are taken on an emotional rollercoaster as Edafe transforms into a powerful force within the slums.
Starring Tobi Bakre, Olarotimi Fakunle, Sonia Irabor, Teniola Aladese, and Idia Aisien, Slum King promises an unmissable experience, blending compelling storytelling with outstanding performances. Viewers can stream all six episodes exclusively on Showmax, where the vivid narrative and rich character development come to life.
Don’t miss out on the opportunity to delve into the world of Slum King on Showmax and witness Edafe’s extraordinary transformation.