The new reality show, African Knockout Show (The AKO Show), is on its way!
The AKO Show is an unprecedented Nigerian show focused on giving Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) a platform and discovering the next MMA champion in the nation. MMA is a well-recognised sport globally and includes a variety of techniques including, boxing, kickboxing and judo.
New episodes are set to premier from November 1st, 2020 at 8 p.m. every Sunday.
The show will feature two teams, consisting of 14 of the best upcoming MMA fighters, living with each other in the same house for 9 weeks. Each team will be managed by a professional MMA trainer and will have daily training sessions and weekly challenges. Contestants will have to fight their way to becoming the final AKO champion at the live event on December 12, 2020 at Landmark Center.
In addition, The AKO Show will be hosted by Okey Bakassi this season and include visits from multiple celebrities.
The show’s soundtrack, African Knockout by M.I Abaga and produced by Chopstix, will be released on iTunes.
The AKO Show will be broadcast on DStv and GOtv on SuperSport Action, SuperSport Variety and SuperSport Blitz across 46 countries.
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