Coming up on Isibaya this January 2020:
Wednesday 1 January 2020
While Qaphela tries to make peace, Judas makes Fenyang a surprising offer. Samson and Khanyi try to make an alliance with Jamludi, and S’Khaleni’s New Year plans go terribly wrong.
Thursday 2 January 2020
Fenyang plays a very dangerous game with Judas. S’khaleni get caught out and faces the dramatic consequences of his actions and the battle for the council ends up in a dramatic confrontation.
Friday 3 January 2020
Judas and Saddam have tracked down a traitor. Judas gives Saddam orders to take care of business. Samson suggests Khanyi take an alternative approach to resolve the council conflict.
Monday 6 January 2020
Vava Voom is getting very worried and afraid, thinking something might have happened to Saddam. There’s high expectations for Thokozani to do well with the upcoming matric results and she starts to crack under pressure. Ntwenhle invites Jabu for lunch and the sparks start to fly.
Tuesday 7 January 2020
The matric results are out and it’s a very big nerve wracking day Thokozani and the Zungu family. Judas tasks Qaphela with trying to find the missing Saddam. Jabu’s pitch to the council receives some unexpected support when Ntwenhle gate-crashes an already heated council meeting.
Wednesday 8 January 2020
Mpiyakhe is ready to close the jaws of the trap on Judas. S’Khaleni’s New Year’s recklessness comes back to bite him in the January bank balance. Bongani gives Khanyi exactly the ammunition she’s been looking for.
Thursday 9 January 2020
With Saddam still missing, Lillian is starting to believe that he has left her for another woman. Jabu is impressed and grateful when Ntwenhle saves the day.
Friday 10 January 2020
Khanyi’s attempts to discredit Siphokazi blow up in her face when an angry Duma realises what she has done. Lillian finally finds out the truth about Saddam.
Monday 13 January 2020
Duma gives Khanyi an ultimatum about her future on the council. Ntwenhle announces an unexpected trip. Judas realises he has become a man without allies.
Tuesday 14 January 2020
The Zungus have a new helper who is not sure what to expect when working for a man like Mpiyakhe Zungu. Ntwenhle reveals that she isn’t just in Jo’burg for business, she also wants to have some fun.
Wednesday 15 January 2020
Nolwandle, the new Protea helper, finally meets the ferocious man she has heard so many stories about. Beauty does not intend to let her husband go without a fight.
Thursday 16 January 2020
Jabu and Ntwenhle have fun in Jo’burg, unaware of the storm clouds gathering in Bhubesini. Nolwandle finds herself drawn to one of the men in Protea, and fighting with another.
Friday 17 January 2020
Beauty launches her dramatic plan to free her husband and her family realise that they have been betrayed. Jabu and Ntwenhle find an unexpected visitor waiting to confront them about what they have been doing in Jo’burg.
Monday 20 January 2020
Beauty and Judas attempt a daring and dramatic escape. Nolwandle sees a potential future with Shadrack. Mandla confronts Jabu and Ntwenhle.
Tuesday 21 January 2020
Fezile and Blade are on Judas and Beauty’s trail. Jabu and Ntwenhle have to manage a short-fused Mandla’s while still trying to keep their composure and carry on with business. Nolwandle finds herself in trouble with Sibongile.
Wednesday 22 January 2020
Mandla warns Ntwenhle about the dangers of trusting a Zungu. Nolwandle is scared she might be getting fired.
Thursday 23 January 2020
Beauty and Judas find themselves an uncomfortably long way from Jo’burg. Nolwandle plans a romantic surprise for Shadrack. Dabula demands to see Ntwenhle and wants answers about her recent behaviour.
Friday 24 January 2020
Shadrack is faced with a difficult choice about how to react to her romantic advances. While Beauty and Judas try to make the best of their new ‘home’ Blade and Fezile are still on their trail.
Monday 27 January 2020
Phumelele returns and celebrates her daughter’s first day at University, while Jabu and Ntwenhle struggle to keep what they have done secret.
Tuesday 28 January 2020
Phumelele makes a shocking announcement about what she intends to do after her latest argument with Mpiyakhe. Ntandane surprises Nkosazana when he offers her unconditional support in her attempts to make the team.
Wednesday 29 January 2020
When Sibalukhulu refuses to support Phumelele’s attempts at peace making, Qondi steps in to help. Nkosazana makes another attempt to make the grade and get onto the team that will help her win Olympic glory.
Thursday 30 January 2020
Sibalukhulu makes arrangements for Phumelele and Mpiyakhe to meet, and make peace in the family. After her visit with Dabula, Ntwenhle tries to put distance between herself and Jabu.
Friday 31 January 2020
Phumelele offers a formal apology to the Zungu family, but her apology also comes with unexpected conditions. Encouraged by Ntandane, Nkosazana makes her last attempt to swim a qualifying time and make the team.
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