EPISODE 20: You should listen to the goat
Reggie and Xolile’s abduction plan backfires, the ending is dire and Mthembus pay lobolo but have nothing to show for it.
EPISODE 21: She is really gone
A dark cloud has fallen over the Gumede family, and MaMzobe’s grief causes her to be disregarding a crucial custom. Siphamandla blames himself for Xolile’s death. Reggie discovers Xolile is dead.
EPISODE 22: A can of worms
After funeral more news unravel as Reggie unintentionally disrespects the family, demanding a ritual for his child that the family knows nothing about. MaMzobe does all in her power to conceal Xolile was pregnant but fails.
EPISODE 23: Our dreams are valid
Wedding bells on the pipelines as a new bride is chosen from the Gumede family for Siphamandla. Reggie is still determined to fight and get his baby. Mabusi hears life changing news.
EPISODE 24: Power to her head
The battle lines are drawn when Nobuntu tells MaMzobe what she really thinks of her. Reggie is finally put in his place, and tensions rise between the Mthembu brothers when Khulekani hears of the plan to marry Nobuntu into the family.
EPISODE 25: Never count your chickens before they hatch
Nobuntu is pointed to be Siphamandla new wife, but she gets the shock of her life on D-day. Mthembus will get Siphamandla a new wife, he likes it or not. Reggie won’t give up looking for Xolile’s grave.
EPISODE 26: The way kungakhona
Mamzobe’s gloats to Nobuntu about what she has done and bringing her down to size, breaking Nobuntu’s heart even further. Siphamandla is overjoyed to learn who his new bride is going to be.
EPISODE 27: Over my dead body
MaMzobe is the cold nightmare that disrupts Mabusi’s dreams, leaving her fuming. Mabusi decides about her future with Siphamandla, while someone else seems to be making moves on the new young leader.
EPISODE 28: I’m not for sale
Despite all his efforts, Siphamandla is rejected by Mabusi. MaMzobe continues to succeed with her deceit. Siphamandla has a secret admirer.
EPISODE 29: Taking back the power
Siphamandla takes the next step in his leadership and preaches a moving sermon. Mabusi gets the shock of her life when she received an unexpected welcome at the hospital, and Nobuntu is on a downward spiral.
EPISODE 30: A dare for love
Siphamandla takes the biggest risk and puts his heart out to fate. Difa and MaMzobe hinge their hope on Mabusi, and another man’s happiness is salt to Reggie’s wounds.
EPISODE 31: A wedding and death plans
Mabusi is shocked to learn that dates and plans for her wedding have been confirmed without confirming with her. Siphamandla is shocked to learn about his marriage terms and conditions. MaMzobe reveals her next dangerous plan.
EPISODE 32: Deceived
MaMzobe deceives Difa into thinking she is in support of Siphamandla’s position. Siphamandla opens up to Mabusi, showing his venerable side. Khulekani tells the family he’s not attending the wedding.
EPISODE 33: Words of wisdom
MaMzobe’s concocts some dark magic for the new king’s demise. Zodwa is forbidden to join the council of women advising Mabusi. MaNzimande finally puts her foot down where Khulekani is concerned.
EPISODE 34: Return to sender
MaMzobe’s demons come back to bite her. Siphamandla goes all out for Mabusi but is disappointed by his brother. Khulekani plays the blame game instead of taking responsibility for his life.
EPISODE 35: Mshise mjudiya mshise
MaMzobe suffers the consequences of her actions. Mabusi finally makes Siphamandla the happiest man. Difa and Zodwa’s secret is on the field, in front of everyone. Khulekani swallows his pride.
EPISODE 36: Ntombi nto
Everyone holds their breath about Mabusi’s virginity, as this could be a make or break for her entire family. MaMzobe continues to suffer.
EPISODE 37: Skeletons out the closet
Mabusi’s world is turned upside down while Siphamandla is strengthened. MaMzobe finally gets rid of her ‘nemesis’. Khulekani humbles himself to win his wife back.
EPISODE 38: Fired
Mabusi tries to fight the system, but it leaves her worse than where she had started. The drift between the Mthembu brothers worsen, and news of Mabusi’s private affairs spread.
EPISODE 39: Closed for business
Siphamandla returns home, and he takes measures to create magic in his marital bed but receives a nasty surprise. MaMzobe is unhappy when an enemy returns to her home. Nompendulo has big dreams of her future.
EPISODE 40: Stand up for your leader
A daring Khulekani does the ultimate act of defiance and there’s no coming back from this one. Gabisile steals something from the Mthembus.
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