The Africa Channel (TAC) has greenlit one new series, three pilots and four series renewals in the categories of food, lifestyle, family and general entertainment. This new slate comes after TAC’s April release of two new programming blocks and 13 new series. The latest new series is Minjiba Entertains, a cooking/lifestyle show hosted by Nigerian food blogger Minjiba Cookey. The three pilot orders include: Shanty Chic, a design and home improvement show from South Africa’s Forefront Media. Shadows Unexplained, a paranormal series from TAC productions and Elements, a docu-series featuring Kenyan host Ruby Kang’ethe, from Amsterdam-based Loman Productions.