Friday, 29 November 2019 20:27

SABC has given local soap Isidingo the boot, after 21 years on-air.

SABC has announced that after 21 years, Isidingo would air its final episode on March 12, 2020.

The public broadcaster said that in line with the channel’s future strategic direction, Isidingo was one of the programmes that would not be recommissioned for the new fiscal from April 2020.

"SABC 3, through its strategic plans will continue to commission and intensify its investment in local productions and content which will allow creatives to come up with new, gripping and commercially viable content for the channel,"  the SABC said.

"The channel will through its content division welcome any proposals that respond to these plans and channel direction."

Isidingo final episode will air on March 12 at 7pm.