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The Fattening Room

Six beautiful young women from different parts of Africa embark on the journey of self-discovery in the picturesque city of Calabar. An age-old Efik tradition is given a modern twist. These feisty, modern, single women from Ghana, Nigeria, Botswana, South Africa, Zambia and Kenya are molded into ideal partners and they learn the secret to finding and keeping love.

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Season 1
  • Season 1 | Episode 1 
    Back In Time
    From an exotic Efik introduction, into idyllic village life, the ladies soon find out that entering the FATTING ROOM is not a trivial matter.
  • Season 1 | Episode 2 
    Gaining Up
    In Efik land the ladies discover that a massage is not therapy, and that meals are bigger than what they could possibly imagine.
  • Season 1 | Episode 3 
    A Royal Erik Visit: Part 1
    A visit from Efik royals bring color and an understanding of Efik tradition to the village.
  • Season 1 | Episode 13 
    The Magic In The Pot. PART 2

    Season Finale: The Efik Royals are back for a traditional taste sensation.