EPISODE 06: ‘’UKUNGENWA’’
Fakazile is left shocked when the Shabalalas tell her she must marry one of Khwezi’s brothers. Thoba orders the canteen manager to reinstate Sombi. Mam’Sarah is defeated when Sombi refuses to beg for her job back.
Tuesday, 31 October 2023
EPISODE 07: ‘’THE WALLS ARE CLOSING IN ON FAKAZILE’’
Mshengu dangles the CEO carrot in his sons’ faces promising it to whoever will ngena Fakazile. A grief-stricken widow feels the walls closing in on her as her world crumbles around her. Sombi snubs Sbu’s advances.
Wednesday, 01 November 2023
EPISODE 08: ‘’THE END JUSTIFIES THE MEANS’’
Mshengu throws Donga an emotional curveball. Will he step up? Nomusa clears obstacles for Nqubeko, paving the way for him to be CEO. Sombi tries to break Musa’s spirit, but instead, is emboldened in the process.
Thursday, 02 November 2023
EPISODE 09: ‘’NQUBEKO’S QUEST’’
Nqubeko is on a quest that puts him on a collision course with the family patriarch. Sombi does everything in her power to ward off the advances of a determined suitor. Thuthuka faces a harsh reality that never happens to rich people.
Friday, 03 November 2023
EPISODE 10: ‘’ISIGQOKO’’
Mshengu reveals how Fakazile’s new husband will be chosen. Sibusiso goes all out for Sombi, will she be receptive or will he strike out? Maskhosana, Mam’Sarah’s neighbour, makes a scandalous discovery.
Monday, 06 November 2023
EPISODE 11: ‘’WE ARE MSHENGU’S PAWNS’’
Everyone is infuriated by Mshengu’s idea of Isigqoko but the old man doesn’t care about their emotions. Sombi’s parents find out that she’s entertaining Mshengu’s grandson at work and rain down on her hard. Thoba tries to convince Sibusiso to forget about Sombi but Sibusiso is already in too deep.
Tuesday, 07 November 2023
EPISODE 12 : “LEAD US NOT INTO TEMPTATION”
Nomshado tells her sister to watch her back. Sombi tells Sibusiso it’ll never work out between them. MaSkhosana, Mam’Sarah’s neighbour witnesses an innocent interaction and assumes the worst.
Wednesday, 08 November 2023
EPISODE 13:’’REAL QUEENS MAKE REAL KINGS’’
Nqubeko scores a win with Nomshado. Fakazile sees Nqubeko in action and is attracted to him. A crisis forces Sombi to bond with Sibusiso and she begins to see him in a different light. Nomusa emerges as a king-maker. But does she know what she is signing up for?
Thursday, 09 November 2023
EPISODE 14: ‘’COMPROMISING INTERGRITY’’
MaMchunu is shocked when Fakazile asks her to rig the isigqoko contest in Nqubeko’s favour. Sombi finds herself in trouble with Mam’Sarah for not sleeping at home. Nkululeko’s attempt to extend an olive branch to Nomalanga goes south.
Friday, 10 November 2023
EPISODE 15: ‘’FOUR BROTHERS, FOUR HATS, ONE WIFE’’
The divine cultural practice of Isigqoko takes place. A mother-in-law, bastard son and her makoti collude in the crooked place by messing with fate. Sombi feels like a curse to her parents.
Monday, 13 November 2023
EPISODE 16: ‘’THE SONG OF THE HAT’’
The outcome of Isigqoko leaves the whole Shabalala family reeling with shock; especially the chosen one. Donga is at the tail end of a lashing he does not deserve. Fakazile makes a dangerous decision.
Tuesday, 14 November 2023
EPISODE 17: ‘’IT’S A DATE, A WEDDING DATE’’
Mshengu announces the wedding date. Sombi and Sibusiso bond over her assignment results. Thoba is pissed that his father wasn’t chosen to marry Fakazile.
Wednesday, 15 November 2023
EPISODE 18: ‘’SIGNED AND SEALED’’
Fakazile concedes to her doomed marriage but will do things on her terms. Donga finds a blessing in not being chosen to ngena Fakazile. Sibusiso and Sombi take a big step in their budding relationship.
Thursday, 16 November 2023
EPISODE 19: “THE BACHELOR’’
Mshengu finds a way to spin his web so that Nqubeko ends up grooming his “nemesis” Thuthuka. Fakazile knocks an ace up her sleeve by fooling Thuthuka into signing a pre-nup. Sbu shoots his cupid arrow, landing straight in Sombi’s heart. Is Thuthuka getting cold feet before his big day?
Friday, 17 November 2023
EPISODE 20: ‘’WUMSHADO LENTO’’
On the first night of her wedding, Fakazile gets a taste of what life will be like with Thuthuka. Mam’Sarah finally accepts that Sombi is dating and gives her a pep talk. Lerato convinces Donga to attend the wedding.
Monday, 20 November 2023
EPISODE 21: ’’ FAKAZILE’S REVENGE’’
A sjambok is unleashed in Khwezi’s house with devastating consequences. Sombi and Sibusiso cause a stir and ruffle some feathers. Fakazile has a bombshell in store for the Shabalalas.
Tuesday, 21 November 2023
EPISODE 22: ‘’BRING IT HOME TRUSTED SON’’
Sarah is not pleased that Sombi came home in the wee hours. Fakazile uses culture to keep Mshengu at bay. Mshengu puts all his trust in Nqubeko to bring the Merger home.
Wednesday, 22 November 2023
EPISODE 23: ‘’LIKE FATHER LIKE SON’’
Mshengu works his magic on Nqubeko, in turn; he works his magic on Fakazile. Sarah walks in on Sombi and Sbu and makes a meal of it. Thoba is disappointed by Nkululeko.
Thursday, 23 November 2023
EPISODE: 24: ‘’THE FORBIDDEN FRUIT’’
Nqubeko pulls out all the stops to bring the merger home. Sombi’s parental responsibilities interfere with Sibusiso’s date night plans. MaMchunu goes straight to the pit of hell for her son’s sake.
Friday, 24 November 2023
EPISODE 25: ‘’SEX IS IS A MERGE’’
Mshengu is pleased and touched when Nqubeko presents him with the signed merger documents. Sombi still fails to tell Sibusiso that she has a child. Donga asks Nkululeko and Lerato to represent him to Nomalanga’s family about imbeleko for Thoba.