Monday, 25 August 2014

Noko Mashaba

Noko vs Izikhothane [Part 2]

The Adventures of Noko Mashaba by Jonas Lekganyane:
Sequel to Noko vs Izikhothane [Part 1], in part one Noko got himself in trouble after repeatedly dissing the his fellow schoolmate and the circuit manager, who is white, unaware that the circuit manager can speak and understand Sepedi. Now we find out what happens next.

The Adventures of Noko Mashaba is South African animated internet sociopolitical satire created by Jonas Lekganyane. Intended for any audience, the show centers around a fictional character – Noko Mashaba – an ordinary oak hailing from the calm streets of Limpopo, who occasionally ventures on extraordinary adventures to unravel mysteries and relive urban legends.

On the show Noko always finds himself in informative and attention-grabbing situations that have one thing in common and that is thing is the fact that there are humorous.

The show’s focus areas include current affairs, corruption, common scams, South African history, urban legends, celebrity scandals and simple humor.  No direct attacks are made towards any individual, public figure or organization and the work produced is not politically motivated. All the characters and events in the episodes – even those based on real people - are entirely fictional. The objective is to play a role in Edutainment and finding humor in South African current affairs.