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Matatiele premieres on eExtra

29 June 2018
Matatiele

This Sunday we’ll take you back to the beautiful town of Matatiele, where an ancient feud between two families, one Xhosa and one Sotho, is reignited. #Matatiele premieres on Sunday, 1 July at 10PM on eExtra. 

In Matatiele, a small town in the Eastern Cape on the border of KwaZulu-Natal, lives two families - one Sotho and one Xhosa.

Nontle, a young Xhosa woman, and Lefa, a Sotho man, fall in love despite the century’s old feud that’s kept their families apart.

Now everyone must find a way to navigate the new and unwelcome reality that’s forced their worlds to collide.   

Here’s what you need to know:

Matatiele is a local, rural drama starting on eExtra on Sunday, 1 July at 10PM.

The town of Matatiele is in the Eastern Cape and is on the border with KwaZulu-Natal.

The story follows a forbidden love story between a young Xhosa woman and a Sotho man whose families have been feuding since the iMfecane war in the 1800s.

The show is in Xhosa and Sotho with English subtitles.

Don't miss the first episode of #Matatiele on Sunday, 1 July at 10PM on eExtra channel 105 on OpenView and 195 on DStv.