Coming up on Rhythm City
this June, 2012:Friday 1 June 2012
Niki is plagued by Rocks Kgaditse's worsened condition. Bash suggests a drastic solution that will ensure that they do not get caught. Sello comes to the Khuse house with shocking news for the family. Miles celebrates signing Shado with Redemption Records.
S'bu gets an in-house DJ in Gail's slot, but it immediately becomes evident that far better talent will be required. Fats tries to get S'bu to hire him in Gail's place.
Suffocate tries to find out why David won't disclose his status at (011), but David puts him in his place. Chaos erupts at Kilowatt after Suffocate makes a crucial error.
Monday 4 June 2012
The Khuses struggle with Reneilwe's imminent departure. Suffocate realises that he's struggling to handle the demands of two clubs.
A sexy and sexually liberated girl interviews for Gail's slot at 9-Nine. Niki and Bash struggle with the moral implications of what happened to Rocks and what might happen next. Tuesday 5 June 2012
Bash gives the cops the run-around. Suffocate tries to reach out to Niki. Fats is unhappy about Puleng's new job. The Khuse family do their level best to welcome Reneilwe back into the family again.
S'bu is finding DJ Stacy's rampant sexuality increasingly difficult to deal with. Tshidi has a run-in with a mysterious cleaner at the clinic. Wednesday 6 June 2012
Niki and Bash start having doubts about how much they can trust each other. Bash threatens Niki. The cop investigating the case puts pressure on Niki to give up Bash. Will she fold?
Tshidi encounters her first ethical challenge at the hospital when she walks in on a cleaner giving unauthorised treatment to a patient. Puleng finds new motivation to succeed as Kilowatt manager.
Can S'bu resist Stacy? Thursday 7 June 2012
Can Niki make a statement implicating her brother?
S'bu doesn't have much luck when he interrogates Stacy about her past. A little later, he's astonished and outraged when he hears that the debate she's holding on her show this morning concerns women who've had affairs with their bosses.
Mamokete urges Tshidi to report the strange, and possibly dangerous, behaviour of the cleaner to Sis Bee. Tshidi encounters William, the cleaner, who assures her that he knows what he's doing. Suffocate tells Fats that he would like him to keep an eye on Puleng and Fats imagines himself as the boss. Friday 8 June 2012
Miles meets Stacy and she discovers that he's single. Puleng discovers that Suffocate has told Fats that he is also in charge at the club. Bash works on a plan to neutralise the threat of the witness. Tshidi makes a remarkable discovery.
Monday 11 June 2012
David tells Niki he knows she bribed the night porter. Then Stofberg tells her that they can ID her from the hotel CCTV footage. S'bu needs some alone time. While having a drink alone, he meets an attractive older woman.
Tshidi discovers that William is in South Africa illegally. Suffocate brings more confusion into the situation between Fats and Puleng. Tuesday 12 June 2012
The police put the squeeze on both Bash and Niki. Sis Bee gets the wrong impression about Tshidi's curiosity. Fats and Puleng fail to coexist as "managers". How will Suffocate react to this?
Tshidi tries to stop William from leaving. Dinner turns into an extremely awkward affair when S'bu meets Stacy's mom. Niki and Bash stick to their plans? Wednesday 13 June 2012
Niki is increasingly tormented after a run-in with Rocks Kgaditse's wife. Meanwhile, the hotel night porter blackmails Bash. Niki and Bash take drastic decisions about the crime.
S'bu is tortured by the knowledge that he slept with his girlfriend's mother.
Tshidi and William bond over Mr Radebe. Tshidi publicly reveals the treatment that Mr Radebe has been receiving. Puleng and Fats come to a compromise on the club's management and propose a solution to Suffocate to stop him from hiring an outsider. Thursday 14 June 2012
Puleng sabotages Fats' first day as manager of Kilowatt. Stacy has a proposal for S'bu, to do with her mom. Tshidi takes the heat for William, prompting him to open up to her. The police pit Niki and Bash against each other. Friday 15 June 2012
S'bu resists the pressure to give Stacy's mom a job. He asks Hermanus to be the hatchet man, but things don't go according to plan.
Tshidi is in an awkward position when she gets massive kudos for her diagnosis of Mr Radebe.
David tells Niki and Bash that one of them needs to take the rap for Rocks' shooting. Findo and Speshil coerce Fats into paying for security with beer.
Things heat up in the Kilowatt manager war between Fats and Puleng.
Monday 18 June 2012
Niki and Bash can't believe their luck when Rocks refuses to identify them as his attackers. When Niki stops by his hospital room to apologise and thank him later, she learns his reasons why.
S'bu panics when he realises that he's going to have to work with both Stacy and her mom. Puleng is reluctant to pull her first trick on Fats but finally goes along with it. Suffocate must intervene once again. Tuesday 19 June 2012
Fearful of what Rocks might do to get his revenge, Niki asks David for advice. He later reports back to Niki that Rocks has agreed to drop all thoughts of violence against them on a very peculiar condition.
S'bu finds it difficult to work with Eve. Hermanus asks them to prepare a presentation together, and despite his misgivings, S'bu has to agree.
In recognition of her spot-on diagnosis of Mr Radebe, whose condition is improving rapidly, the specialist invites a guilty Tshidi to join his exclusive 5th year student programme.
Fats enlists Speshil and Findo to get his revenge on Puleng. Wednesday 20 June 2012
Will Niki sleep with Rocks? S'bu feels terrible after sleeping with Eve again, and decides to break up with Stacy, but makes a frightening discovery first.
Tshidi tries to persuade William to let her help him get legal, but when she goes to see for herself at Home Affairs she realises that only extraordinary methods will be able to help William.
Fats gets his revenge on Puleng, but Suffocate has had enough of the two. Thursday 21 June 2012
Niki tells Bash the truth about what happened between her and Rocks and he doesn't believe her. She doesn't tell David the truth. Mrs Kgaditse comes to (011) and delivers a warning to Niki.
Stacy's previous employer confirms Sbu's worst fears. When Stacy pops in unannounced with a bottle of wine and romantic intentions; S'bu backpedals furiously.
Mamokete has mixed feelings when Sis Bee mentions that Tshidi seems to be interested in a hospital cleaner who also happens to be a foreigner. How far will Tshidi go to resolve William's problem?
Puleng and Fats try one last time to convince Suffocate that they could share the job of managing Kilowatt. Friday 22 June 2012
Mamokete tries to convince Tshidi that she is the furthest thing from xenophobic.
Eve blames herself for the way Stacy reacts to break-ups. Suffocate promises to spend more time with Puleng. Stacy learns that her mother is having sex with a colleague.
Rocks lies to David about what happened between him and Niki. William has to hide his disappointment when he learns that Tshidi has changed her mind about resolving his problem. Rocks shows his sadistic side when he sets his dogs on the night porter.
Monday 25 June 2012
Stacy's concern about her mother's office affair leads her to take on some investigation. S'bu advises Stacy to stay out of Eve's personal life. Meanwhile, Eve is horrified.
Tshidi encourages William to take further steps in attaining legal status in South Africa. Tshidi opens up to Puleng about William.
Tension mounts between David and Suffocate.
Meanwhile, Suffocate and Niki discover a common interest in peeling David's layers. Puleng is frustrated as she cannot help Suffocate in his David dilemma. She and Fats suffer further frustrations when Suffocate makes them feel like they are failing him at Kilowatt. Tuesday 26 June 2012
Fats tries to convince Puleng to do more with the club. Tshidi tries to set William up with an agent who can organise work and residence permits.
Stacy's attempts to test Hermanus's trustworthiness result in a threatened lawsuit. Niki's fascination with David deepens when he makes a solid decision about Bash. Wednesday 27 June 2012
Fats and Puleng are despondent about Suffocate's response to their business idea until Bash comes up with a new idea. S'bu is in deep water at 9-Nine and finds an ally in an unlikely form.
Mamokete tries to get information about Tshidi and William from Reneilwe who adds her own twists and turns to the story. Mamokete is concerned. Tshidi lies to her parents. Hermanus is trying to swing the recent events to his advantage when a new admirer turns up on his doorstep. Thursday 28 June 2012
Bash reveals a secret to Niki about Rock's watch. Niki meets with Hermanus to find out more about him. Puleng reveals to Niki that she's worried about the growing rift between her and Suffo.
Niki later reconnects with David. Eve tells S'bu she would dearly love to resign, but Hermanus has threatened to tell Stacy that she slept with S'bu.
Tshidi get tangled in illegal dealings with a Home affairs man. She criticises William for having given up the fight to stay in South Africa and work as a doctor. Fats and Puleng install their fruit machine - but learn that more needs to be done to attract the punters. Friday 29 June 2012
Fats and Bash’s gambling scheme progresses. Suffocate finds out, but Fats talks him into giving them a chance to prove themselves. Stacy is horrified when she learns the truth, and Miles advises S’bu that he needs to fire her. Mamokete becomes convinced Kop is xenophobic.
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