Shuga Naija


MTV Shuga Naija Season 5 is here!

Are you ready for a brand new season of MTV Shuga Naija?! MTV Shuga Naija Season 5 is here!!!

MTV Shuga Naija Season 5 Public Auditions!

Meet Emmanuel Kanaga and Chioma Edak, two actors selected from the public auditions!

MTV Shuga Naija Unveils New Cast for Fifth Season

Youth TV drama series, MTV Shuga Naija announces Gbubemi Ejeye, Genoveva Umeh, John Njamah and more as lead stars in the new season.

MTV Shuga Naija returns for fifth season!

The MTV Staying Alive Foundation has unveiled an exciting fifth season of the multi-award-winning TV drama MTV Shuga Naija alongside a Talent Accelera...

Just a little while longer

  These four walls don’t scream as loud as before More than a year in total lockdown has drowned out their noise Jus...

Power Is Her Art Form

Art is a medium for self-expression. It comes in different forms—songs, poetry, dance, graffiti, and more. To commemorate International Women’s Day, we want to showcase three women in MTV Shuga who used art to express social issues and their own emotions. It wasn’t easy, but they didn’t back down, and we respect them for that!

#ChooseToChallenge Misinformation

Sex—it’s complicated; especially when you have false information going about. Over the years, MTV Shuga has addressed sexual health misinformation through various storylines. This year’s International Women’s Day theme is #ChoosetoChallenge. We want our Shuga fam, especially women, to challenge misinformation on sex, seek professional guidance, and be empowered to make better decisions.

The Fight against Gender-based Violence in Africa

Still on the theme of #IWD2021, Khadija talks about gender-based violence in Africa. She touches on the normalization of this, environments that allow this issue to thrive and the ghastly statistics in Nigeria to date...

#IWD2021: Challenging the status quo

Monday, 8 March was International Women's Day. This year's theme was #ChooseToChallenge, and Adebola had a chat with Nigerian women who are challenging the status quo at work and in the society at large...

Educating women is a necessity

In this beautifully written piece, Khadija reflects on her own journey in supporting the empowerment of young women in Nigeria through education.