Episode 216: Leave me at the mountain
The council get a shock of their lives when they hear that Sphamandla’s stay at the mountain could herald a dark cloud. Khulekani’s attitude shocks Nomkhosi. MaZungu and Nokubonga find closure.
Episode 217: Pray for me
The Mthembus are nervous about whether or not Siphamandla will return from the mountain. The Gumedes live separate lives under one roof.
Episode 218: Pay up or else
The Maphalalas are dealing with an uninvited and unwelcomed guest. Mabusi learns about the Mthembu curse.
Episode 219: Umkhululi has not returned
Fear and hope run side by side when Siphamandla doesn’t come back from the mountain.
Episode 220: Up in the mountain, down in the valley
Khulekani does the unthinkable. Mabusi’s life is turned upside down. Mthembu takes Siphamandla away from this world.
Episode 221: The mountain’s cloak
The police discovery raises more questions than answers while Khulekani gives the family false hope. New winds are starting to blow Nobuntu’s way
Episode 222: Without our leader
Sxembe and Mam’Prophet are confronted with a shocking revelation. Khulekani makes serious accusations at the council, blaming them for killing his brother.
Episode 223: Grief
Mabusi refuses to hear anything about mourning her husband, or sitting on the mattress. Difa’s heart is shattered by the loss of Siphamandla and Khulekani is determined to have the council arrested for the murder of his brother.
Episode 224: One last moment with episode Siphamandla
There is turmoil in the Mthembu house, as Mabusi loses her mind and Zodwa becomes her source of strength. Succession talks take place.
Episode 225: Sihawukele Mvelase
Prayers go out to the Mthembus for various reasons - whether or not those will be answered remains to be seen. Nobuntu takes the bull by its horns. Will her gamble pay off?
Episode 226: The future Mkhululi
Mabusi learns that she’s having a baby boy, and finally a leader takes his rightful place at the throne.
Episode 227: Dreams and contraction
Amidst Zodwa’s dream, an unforeseen rush of urgency fills the air.
Episode 228: Ukhondolo
Tragedy strikes the Gumede house yet again and Difa suffers another loss.
Episode 229: Evading ukhondolo
Difa makes a decision that will change the course of Nobuntu’s life. Zodwa struggles to accept her reality.
Episode 230: Arranged marriage
Nobuntu is stunned to learn her fate. Nomkhosi feels left out in Khulekani’s new found success.
Episode 231: War
While the Mthembus try to navigate their involvement with the taxi violence saga. The Gumedes are putting their ducks in the row to guide Nobuntu’s life.
Episode 232: Zindala zombili
Nobuntu lets go of the past in favour of the future. Has Khulekani bitten more than he can chew?
Episode 233: Tying the dubious knot
After seeking counsel from a trusted prophetess, Nobunti agrees to make a life changing decision.
Episode 234: Here comes the bride
The Gumedes are pleasantly surprised when Nobuntu makes an announcement that will change her life. MaMzobe offers to help Nobuntu by paying off the virginity tester to pass her.
Episode 235: Virginity testing nerves
Virginity testing rattles Nobuntu. Khulekani decides that praying for the sick at hospital is part of his main calling.
Episode 236: Naysayers
Nobuntu’s past catches up with her in a big way. Khulekani realises his powers and Ndlovu makes a bold move.
Episode 237: Forgiveness is worth the wait
Nobuntu and MaMzobe mend broken fences. Khulekani discovers a path that aligns him.
Episode 238: Back to the village
Zodwa’s patience has run out and demands to know when Difa will make an honest woman out of her. Nobuntu cuts all ties with her past and focuses on her love filled future.