There is a Nigerian telenovela called "Wura" that premiered on Showmax on January 23, 2023. It is an adaptation of the South African telenovela "The River". The series stars Scarlet Gomez, Yomi Fash-Lanso, Carol King, Ray Adeka, Iremide Adeoye, Ego Iheanacho, Martha Ehinome, Lanre Adediwura, Oluwaseyi Akinsola, Ropo Ewenla, Miracle Gabriel, and Tersy Akpata.
The series follows the story of Wura Amoo-Adeleke, a ruthless CEO of a gold mining company. She is also a loving wife and mother, but she will do whatever it takes to protect her family and her business. The series is set against the backdrop of the gold mining industry in Nigeria.