Monday 1 August 2022
Zithulele and Zakithi are freaked out by Nozinyo and Zakithi advises Zithulele not to attend Sli’s funeral, but Zithuele goes anyway. Shria is isolated from Nirupa, and Mira lets on that she’s going after Nirupa next.
Tuesday 2 August 2022
Having processed the injustice of Clive’s treatment towards them, a tipsy Lindo and Lindiwe decide it’s payback time. They invite Clive over to the commune under the pretense of a threesome then knock him out with a hard object on the head.
Wednesday 3 August 2022
In spite of maNdlovu’s disapproval, Zithulele invites Sibongile to the ground-breaking ceremony. Lindo and Lindiwe record Clive naked and spluttering. He agrees to pay them off. They swear the housemates to secrecy, but Thandeka shares the clip with her friends.
Thursday 4 August 2022
Mzwandile assures Sakhile that Slindile will be avenged. Using the gun, Zithulele threatens Nozinyo and gets the license plate. But Nozinyo is not done yet. Shria attacks Mira and blames her for Nirupa’s coma.
Friday 5 August 2022
Mzwandile breaks things off with Khanyo, telling her that he has business to deal with. Mira comes clean to Shira about her plan and Shira beside herself with fury, meanwhile Nirupa remains in a fragile state.
Monday 8 August 2022
We finally reveal – Nkululeko has a video from the night of the accident. Makhosazana gets up to make coffee. Makhosazana discovers the recording. Shria tries to kick Mira out but Mira doesn’t want to leave before her mother wakes up.
Tuesday 9 August 2022
Nomusa begs Sizakele not to tell HR about her falsified qualification, but Sizakele tells anyway and Nomusa loses out on the job. A plastic bag containing a toy oil truck is what leads Phunyuka to the suspicion that Zithulele is Slindile’s killer.
Wednesday 10 August 2022
Khanyo meets Nozinyo who is wearing Slindile’s earring – from the pair Khanyo gave her. Mira asks Shria not to play the recording where she admits that she drugged Nirupa. Thu tries to comfort Nomusa but she’s not interested. A clairvoyant sees the burden Nomusa carries.
Thursday 11 August 2022
Phunyuka is conflicted by maNdlovu’s declaration to keep the events surrounding Slindile’s death quiet. He tells Nomfundo and she vows to keep this a secret for Phunyuka’s sake not the Bhengu’s.
Friday 12 August 2022
Nomusa seeks a consultation with Mpangele who advises she can achieve her goals by stealing the power of her ancestor from all other descendants of that ancestor for herself. Mzwandile pays Nozinyo a visit and sees she is wearing Slindile’s earring.
Monday 15 August 2022
Makhosazana visits Mzwandile and leaves him an envelope with cash, and the recording of Zithulele moving his niece’s body. Thu Sheleni presumes Nomusa won’t go through with Mpangele’s ritual, but is stunned when she says she wants him to do it with her.
Tuesday 16 August 2022
Makhosazana offers to help Mzwandile get revenge on Zithulele. After hearing Zithulele will be at the harbour for dinner, she passes the information to Mzwandile and he gets ready to kill.
Wednesday 17 August 2022
What was intended to be romantic dinner turns into a night of surprise when Sibongile reveals to Zithulele that she’s pregnant with his child. Mpangele takes Nomusa and Thu through two phases into order to successfully complete the ukutwebula ritual. Mzwandile and Zithulele grapple.
Thursday 18 August 2022
Nirupa has to step in and save the day with Shria’s disastrous cooking foray. Phakade reveals what has happened from Khanyo who then finds Mzwandile injured.
Friday 19 August 2022
The Bhengu’s decide to take matters in their own hands when Mzwandile is missing. Khanyo finds Mzwandile injured and tends to his wound the best she can. She assures him that she had no idea what had happened and confesses to him that she loves him.
Monday 22 August 2022
Poppie is the only one that picks up an unfamiliar smell in the house, it’s so strong, she vomits. Buhle wants to sell Emsamo to Thu Sheleni. Nirupa is thrilled to have a new project while Shria feels like a fake. Zeldah rejects two recipes, tells Shria to come out with different ones.
Tuessday 23 August 2022
Shria encourages Thando to cook another delicious meal with the intention of her stealing more of her recipes. While the family deliberates on how to prevent a war, Sibongile returns later in the evening distraught, and informs maZulu and Zakithi that Zithulele has handed himself in to the police.
Wednesday 24 August 2022
Nkululeko confronts Makhosazana for sending the incriminating video to Mzwandile. Thu has a terrible dream. Poppy senses there is black magic in their house, and Thu, suspecting he’s facing the wrath of Nomusa’s ancestor, including Nomusa in his deal to buy Emsamo.
Thursday 25 August 2022
Zakithi tells the family about Zithulele’s decision to plead guilty, and his wish to speak to Mzwandile. Phakade persuades Mzwandile to hear what he has to say. While they are talking, tensions soar between maNdlovu and Khanyo about the family’s ethics.
Friday 26 August 2022
Mzwandile’s wound has reopened and becomes infected, forcing Khanyo, at the behest of Sebenzile, to call Phakade for help. Trouble brews when Nirupa learns she stole the recipe from Thando. Finally, in her first act as CEO, Zakithi fires Makhosazana and Nkululeko.
Monday 29 August 2022
Thu and Nomusa become the official owners of Emsamo. Lindo still intent on finding the muthi, Poppy is not under any illusion that she’s doing it for her.
Tuesday 30 August 2022
Thando finds the book and her recipe in it. Phakade comes to maNdlovu and maZulu about meeting Sakhile in prison. Thando uses something of Shria’s says angithi what’s mine is yours, therefore what’s yours is mine.
Wednesday 31 August 2022
Shria and Nirupa try to bribe Thando but she refuses. Zakithi does not like Sibongile and finally shows it. The Bhengu delegation meets Sakhile Ndawonde. Thando means business and arrives with a lawyer.