Things are getting heated this May in the Mxenge household, here are all the spoilers for month.
Who's fooling who?
Luzuko plays a mental game of cat and mouse with Zimkhitha. Mpilo burrows himself further into Dumisani and Sandiswa's life.
Tuesday - 2 May 23
Luzuko tries to get confessions of Msimelelo and his collaborators. Funeka is fed up with Msimelelo. She makes a drastic decision about her marriage.
Wednesday - 3 May
Who's the liar?
Funeka finally decides to track Msimelelo down. Mpilo has a tough decision to make. Luzuko realises something big.
Thursday - 4 May
Where there's smoke
Mpilo is nearly caught on his lies as his rollercoaster affair continues. Zimkhitha panics when the chickens seem to come home roost. Funeka regrets calling Gubevu.
Friday - 5 May
Reap what you sow
Mpilo is tired of being Dumisani's little dirty secret. Zimkhitha is not quite prepared for Luzuko's surprise.
Monday - 8 May
Nothing but the truth
Luzuko reunites the people who tried to have him killed and demands answers within 24 hours. Mpilo can't bring himself to drop Sindiswa even though he really wants to.
Tuesday - 9 May
Confrontation, Confession & Pee
Things take a dramatic turn for Mpilo. Msimelelo and Zimkhitha are getting on each other's nerves inside the container. Luzuko lies to his children.
Wednesday - 10 May
Luzuko calls Zimkhitha's bluff with bloody results. Mpilo reels as Dumisani starts a new life and ends a relationship.
Thursday -11 May
Returns & Apologies
Ntando saves Zimkhithas life and makes Luzuko to feel guilty. Msimelelo returns home.
Friday - 12 May
Fathers and sons
Msimelelo's past comes back to bite him in the worst way. Luzuko finds that making amends for his mistakes isn't going to be easy.
Monday - 15 May
The past never forgets
Ntando is determined to assert his newfound power over his siblings. Sivuyile threatens to expose the truths to Funeka.
Tuesday -16 May
There's a new boss in town
Ntando starts making big changes to the Mxenge household. Sivuyile's not happy about being kept as Msimelelo's dirty secret.
Wednesday - 17 May
How not to nab a big fish
Ntando gets a rude awakening when he realises nabbing a big fish to impress his father is not easy. Msimelelo has a hard time controlling Sivuyile.
Thursday - 18 May
Ntando makes a deal with the devil. Sivuyile is touched by the word of affirmation Msimelelo uses on him for the first time.
Friday -19 May
All eyes on Ntando
Ntando has reached a place of no return with the abalone shipping. Sivuyile demands to move into Msimelelo's house.
Monday - 22 May
More money, more arrogance.
The abalone deal proves to be very lucrative for Mpilo and Ntando while Thulani's suspicions grow. Msimelelo is struggling to keep his secret son away from his wife.
Tuesday - 23 May
There's a crowd
Funeka questions her generosity when she sees Sivuyile's lack of house training. Ntando is caught with his pants down.
Wednesday - 24 May
A mess-up king
Thulani has to step up as big brother. Msimelelo squirms as Funeka and Nontle embrace Sivuyile.
Thursday - 25 May
One last job
Ntando decides to dabble in illegal activity one last time. Msimelelo tries to do right by his son.
Friday- 26 May
No such thing as easy money
Ntando's abalone smuggling mission goes wrong. Msimelelo finally apologises to Sivuyile for abandoning him. Mxolisi threatens to kill whoever stands in his way, especially Thulani.
Monday - 29 May
I'm not a deadbeat
Thulani has to save Ntando who's been busted with the abalone by the police. Msimelelo is worried that Sivuyile will tell Funeka the truth.
Tuesday - 30 May
Who's your daddy?
Ntando is afraid to face Luzuko when he returns. Anathi gets news that turns her life upside down. Msimelelo is on borrowed time with Sivuyile holding an axe over his head.
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