Coming up on Isipho
this July 2019:
Monday 1 July 2019
Lwandle wows the crowd with a magic trick, when he makes Two Fingers’ watch disappear. Before Two Fingers realizes it, Lwandle steals his watch. Two Fingers and his Goon track Lwandle down.
On the day of Ntombi’s 30th birthday, Moses is feeling melancholic when he remembers the death of his beloved mother. He still feels guilty about being the cause of her death.
When he tells Ntombi about how his mother died, he remembers the vision/dream he had of Ntombi’s death but hides this from her.
Tuesday 2 July 2019
Ntombi is concerned when she discovers the toxicity levels in the pills Impilo Labs has released on the market.
An injured Lwandle is brought to Moses’ house. When Nkanyezi learns that Lwandle is a thief, Nkanyezi wants him gone. Moses tells her that he needs Lwandle and comes clean about his recurring vision about Ntombi’s death and the 4 strangers. Lwandle happens to be one of them.
We meet and recognize Neo - another one of the four strangers.
Wednesday 3 July 2019
Tandzile hurts Nosipho with an unusual push when Nosipho humiliates her in front of people. She takes off and finds herself at Moses’ farm.
Moses tells Lwandle about his vision and manages to convince him to take a road trip with him to track down Tandzile. Pastor Rametsi scolds Neo for sleeping with the Deacon’s wife.
Thursday 4 July 2019
Mpendulo gets fired for endangering lives by predicting a tornado he can’t prove. When he gets home, he finds his wife having sex with his younger brother.
Tandzile finds out from Percy that the police have a warrant for her arrest and decides to extend her stay at the farm to hide.
Monday 8 July 2019
Moses fears for Ntombi’s life when she tells him that she’s going to expose Impilo Labs for releasing defective pills to the public.
Mpendulo can’t face catching his wife cheating with his younger brother. Thuli notices that the way Neo is using his gift is badly affecting his health.
Tuesday 9 July 2019
Concerned about his daughter’s safely, Moses instructs Sifiso to tail Ntombi. Two Fingers is out for blood. He comes to Gogo Nqobile’s house to look for Lwandle.
Tandzile and Mpendulo bond over their miserable lives and how they have been betrayed.
Wednesday 10 July 2019
Ntombi is shaken when she gets a threatening phone call.
The police arrive to arrest Tandzile. Moses tells Lwandle not to tell the others about his vision. Nomzingeli offers Neo energy tablets to help with his exhaustion.
Thursday 11 July 2019
Ntombi tells her parents about her ordeal - the threatening phone call and how she was tailed while jogging.
Lwandle and Mpendulo discuss Ntombi’s dramatic return and consider whether they should stay or go. Neo takes another energy pill and tells Pastor that he can handle a heavy counselling session load.
Monday 15 July 2019
Ntombi is upset when she sees a story in the newspaper putting Impilo Labs in a positive light and decides to confront the journalist.
Lwandle tries to apologise to Ntombi but Ntombi rejects his apology. Mpendulo blames himself for his wife’s cheating ways.
Tuesday 16 July 2019
Nkanyezi tries to convince Ntombi to let her fight against Impilo Labs go. Thugs break into Moses’ house.
Moses and Mpendulo discuss African knowledge and Moses reveals he also sees visions like Mpendulo.
The energy pills Neo is taking are making him behave out of character.
Wednesday 17 July 2019
Ntombi reveals that the robbers who robbed them were working for Impilo Labs. Lwandle isn’t impressed when he’s accused of orchestrating the break in.
Nomzingeli cuts all ties with Neo.
Thursday 18 July 2019
Ntombi apologizes to Lwandle for accusing him for orchestrating the break in but he won’t forgive her. Percy and Tandzile meets again and he isn’t impressed with her.
Under the influence of the pills, Neo does something he hasn’t done before, being blatantly honest and kisses Nomzingeli in front of a shocked congregation.
Monday 22 July 2019
Ntombi phones Mpendulo’s producer friend, who backs down from doing the TV interview after learning Ntombi’s evidence is gone.
Gogo Nqobile tells Lwandle about what Neo said to her at church and Lwandle is not happy about it. Tandzile doesn’t know if she should stay at the farm or go back to Durban.
Tuesday 23 July 2019
Nkanyezi wants to know more about Moses’ plans for the academy, but Moses is stressing.
Lwandle is worried when Gogo Ngobile has chest pains. Tandzile considers Nkanyezi’s advice about apologizing to Nosipho directly. Neo disrespects his father under the influence of the energy pills.
Wednesday 24 July 2019
Ntombi can’t find a job and thinks Impilo Labs is trying to blacklist her. Tandzile learns from Nosipho that she may never walk again. Tragedy strikes Gogo Ngobile.
Pastor Rametsi pulls Neo out of church duties as a punishment for his insubordination.
Thursday 25 July 2019
Ntombi is convinced that Impilo Labs’ pills are the cause of Gogo Ngobile’s heart attack.
Tandzile uses her gift to rescue Lwandle from Two Fingers’ wrath. Tandzile, Mpendulo and Lwandle talk about their gifts and wonder what Lwandle’s gift could be.
Monday 29 to 31 July 2019
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Isipho airs on e.tv from Mondays to Thursdays at 18h30.