The Head Hunter: Hairdresser April Buchanan gives Shirley a part-time job and makes Desmond an offer he cannot refuse. S3 Ep1
...Our Time: Documentary about the life of the journalist Solomon Plaaje, a founding member of the African National Congress. Includes interviews with scholars, politicians, and plaaje's descendants.
The Peckham Pimpernel: An anonymous letter to Desmond starts a detective-style mystery. Who sent it and why? S3 Ep2
Part of the Great Africans series, this documentary is a gripping account of the behind-the-scenes negotiations of his release from prison, one of Africa's most inspiring people, Nelson Mandela.
A Day in the Life: A TV crew comes to make a documentary about the barbershop. Meanwhile Porkpie dreams of fame - and vegetables. S3 Ep3
Live from Johannesburg. Africa Edition presents a round up of the latest stories from across the African continent and around the world.
Smokeless Fuming: Sean is behaving badly at school. When his diary falls into the wrong hands, the reason why becomes clear. S3 Ep4
The search for Nigeria's next star comes exclusively to The Africa Channel. Broadcast on the same day as Nigeria and featuring performances from Ice Prince, Wiz Kid and many more. Ep3
starts 6th July
African Masters artist profile
Saturday at 11.30pm