In the not so distant future there will be no more Uzalo and Skeem Saam on YouTube.
This comes after reports that the SABC has signed a 24 month deal with video streaming service Viu. The deal grants Viu exclusive right to stream the SABC content on their streaming service.
Therefore all the shows that are part of the deal will no longer be uploaded to YouTube from the 28th of February.
Beside Uzalo and Skeem Saam Viu has also got rights to 18 other shows from the SABC. Viu also has television shows on ETV like Scandal! on their catalogue.
About the Viu App
“Viu offers the best video on demand experience tailored to South Africans on the go, anytime, anywhere. Watch South African popular soapies like Uzalo, Skeem Saam, Yizo Yizo and many others from your device wherever you are.”
“Watch hit TV shows from South Africa, India, Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya and Asia.”
You can download the app for free on your devices App Store. There are free and premium content to choose from.