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this August, 2010:Monday 2 August 2010Episode 801
Franco declares Gina has confessed she did not act alone in the murder of David. Ronald confronts Gina with the information.
Tshidi's suspicions that all is not well with Puleng's relationship leads her to a discovery. When Fats hides Kop's brothers in the storeroom of the Kilowatt Club, there are consequences.Tuesday 3 August 2010Episode 802
Franco visits Gina again then commissions his lawyer to find out everything about Gundi.
S'bu tells Kop that he'd like to swap the driver's shares in Hustle for the firm's bakkie. Suffocate tells Tshidi that Puleng has to ask for their help before they can step in to deal with Ngozi. Wednesday 4 August 2010Episode 803
Puleng is surprised but concedes when Ngozi drops another bombshell. Mamokete is taken aback when Kop gets excited about 50 being a new beginning in his life.
Franco pays Gundi a surprise visit. Lu and Miles deliberate on whether to keep the inheritance David left for Buhle.Thursday 5 August 2010Episode 804
Franco tells Miles that David's will is a miscarriage of justice and asks him not to oppose it when he challenges it in court. When the cops arrive to take a statement from Puleng she can't bring herself to implicate Ngozi.
He threatens she'll never see her child if she ever does anything like that again. S'bu tells Kop he has to lay him off. Friday 6 August 2010Episode 805
Kop makes a desperate move. Some unexpected news is delivered to Gundi. Ngozi is making real his threat to Puleng who is still too afraid to report his abuse to the police.
Tshidi and Mamokete think they have a solution. Ronald is onto Franco's game, but can he outwit him? Something has happened to Earl.
Monday 9 August 2010 (National Women's Day)Episode 806
Her mom's response to the revealing of Ngozi's abuse isn't at all what Puleng expects.
Ronald tells Miles that Lu's on the hook as an accomplice in David's murder. Miles undertakes to help cover up what he thinks to be the truth.Tuesday 10 August 2010Episode 807
Franco, desperately scrambling to get the will overturned, makes a veiled threat on Buhle's life.
Puleng finally plucks up the courage to leave abusive Ngozi.
At 9-Nine FM, Earl seems to be sliding deeper into a morbid depression. Kop still hasn't told Mamokete he's lost his job. Wednesday 11 August 2010Episode 808
Ronald sets about creating a fall guy out of Earl. Gina tells Ronald that Gundi is in cahoots with Franco. Miles hears Franco is definitely mounting a legal challenge to David's will.
Ngozi discovers Puleng has left with Matric. When Fats learns Kop no longer has a job, he fears compromises will have to be made to the big birthday bash.Thursday 12 August 2010Episode 809
Lu and Buhle leave for Mafikeng. Ronald puts his plan to implicate Earl as David's murderer into action. Tshidi is stunned to discover Puleng has returned to Ngozi. Gundi, relieved to learn her cover has been blown, implores Gina to come clean with Franco. Friday 13 August 2010Episode 810
Tshidi's alarmed when Puleng says she might move to the East Rand with Ngozi. In desperation she contacts Ngozi's wife.
Kop is still hoping Miles will phone about a job at Redemption, when Japhta says he's found a job that needs a driver and a bakkie. Gundi tells Franco that Gina's accomplice could be Earl.
Monday 16 August 2010Episode 811
When Kop announces his new job might cause him to miss his birthday, his party planners are thrown into alarm.
Ronald puts his precarious and complicated plan into operation.
Ngozi's wife agrees to speak to Puleng and has to go to some lengths to show Puleng what a monster Ngozi really is.Tuesday 17 August 2010Episode 812
Puleng flees her enraged lover. Preparations for Kop's birthday continue frenetically, even though the guest of honour is missing. Franco and Ronald walk into the office to find a terrifying sight. Franco makes an evil pact with Gundi.Wednesday 18 August 2010Episode 813
Franco explains to Ronald what really happened after David was shot. Ronald tries to warn Gina her life is in danger.
Lu is unimpressed with Miles because he won't put his child's safety ahead of David's estate. Puleng is surprised by the arrival of Ngozi. Kop turns the tables on everyone. Thursday 19 August 2010Episode 814
Everyone at 9-Nine FM is in shock over Earl's untimely death. The police visit Puleng. Franco assigns Gail to interview new Hip Hop sensation Boboza.
Puleng moves back to her mother's house. An unexpected, but familiar, face is back. Franco slowly and fearlessly unravels the truth about himself to Miles.Friday 20 August 2010Episode 815
Thembi - Rachel Phakati's daughter - arrives in town. Puleng and Suffocate have become very close due to the Ngozi saga. Stone worries his friends will reject him again. Puleng is inspired to contact Mpumi. Boboza has second thoughts about having dissed Ivan Tshinawa.
Monday 23 August 2010Episode 816
In studio Lu experiences a creative block. Although he knows Hustle is not financially fit to make Boboza an offer, S'bu asks Fats to find out how much money it would take to poach the rapper.
Stone reveals to Tshidi what the mystery job is, but asks her to keep it a secret.
Thembi is reluctant to let S'bu know she's in town. Tuesday 24 August 2010Episode 817
We discover Thembi is now an extreme vegan. Puleng, Mpumi, and Tshidi resolve to spend more time together like back in the day.
Miles signs up Lu for a celebrity sing-along. Stone registers his company. Ngozi returns for a final attempt to win Puleng back.Wednesday 25 August 2010Episode 818
Thembi tries to convince everyone she no longer has any feelings for S'bu…while her ex-lover finds out unexpectedly she's in town. Fats spoils a golden opportunity for S'bu to schmooze Boboza.
Tshidi lets slip to her parents the reason Stone is back. Stone has an unpleasant encounter with Japhta. A nasty surprise awaits Lu upon her arrival at the first rehearsal for the celeb anthem.Thursday 26 August 2010Episode 819
S'bu turns up at Lu's home to confront Thembi. Franco offers S'bu astute advice about the feud between Boboza and his producer, Ivan. Mpumi declares Puleng's bravery has given her the strength to end her affair with Zondi. Now Lu and Sunay have to duet.Friday 27 August 2010Episode 820
Miles has to fend off Sunay's advances, while Lu and his ex mistress spat to boiling point. Miles makes a move on S'bu's coveted prize. S'bu and Thembi agree to stay apart. Tshidi confronts Zondi on Mpumi's behalf, but is later surprised by her friend's confession.
Monday 30 August 2010Episode 821
Miles starts to make his move on hip-hop artist Boboza. Lu finds out Sunay will stop at nothing.
Stone is trying everything to impress Johnny, who is extremely confident they will be awarded the tender.
Thembi arrives for her dinner date with S'bu. A knock at the door reveals someone whom S'bu is not very happy to meet. Tuesday 31 August 2010Episode 822
S'bu meets Thembi to try and convince her that they are destined to be together.
Stone feels compromised when Johnny introduces him to Sydney Tshabalala, the head of the tender panel. Lu is shocked to discover Franco is financing the celeb campaign song.
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