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Original languageSwahili
No. of seasons1
Production locationDar Es Salaam
Running time28
Original release
NetworkAZAM TV Tanzania
ReleaseNovember 19, 2021 (2021-11-19) –
July 9, 2022 (2022-07-09)

Kombolela is a television drama from Tanzania produced by Kisimani Films and directed by Majag, it began airing in 2021 on Sinema Zetu channel 103 on Azam TV from Friday to Sunday at 1 P.M. Kombolela won the Majic Vibe Awards as the best television series of 2021.

Synopsis[change | change source]

Civilization is buried, jobs are not visible, money is also hidden, they eat what is available and they are full of houses that do not breathe. Kombolela is a drama which depicts the family of Mzee Kikala which is a Swahili family full of cases, tragedies, love, violence, anger and hate. All the family members live together in a small house of their father, Mzee Kikala[1] while they depend on him for everything.[2]

Production[change | change source]

The production of Kombolela was done by Kisimani Films and the locations of the series were mainly in the streets of Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania.

Main cast[change | change source]

  • Lumole Matovolwa
  • Elias Nyang'ongela
  • Cholo Kikala
  • Habiba Chorage
  • Mariam Mohammad
  • Sabra Seif
  • Rose Nampunju
  • Salha Abdullah
  • Josephs Quartzy
  • Cathryn Credo
  • Hanifa
  • Winter
  • Amina Ahmed

References[change | change source]

  1. "Tuzo za filamu Tanzania 2022 vipengele 25 kuwaniwa". Mwananchi. 2022-09-30. Archived from the original on 2022-10-28. Retrieved 2022-11-18.
  2. "Mzee Kikala: Nina watoto wengi kuliko wa kwenye Kombolela". Mwananchi. 2022-05-01. Archived from the original on 2022-10-28. Retrieved 2022-11-18.

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