Life After Lockup
1Magic (DStv 103)
The Love After Lockup spin-off follows five returning couples who fans have grown to know and love - or love to hate - as they face parole restrictions, temptation, and turbulence in their lives outside of prison walls.
Will these troubled lovebirds break old habits with the support of their loved ones? Or will they break the rules and land back in the clink?
Throughout the eight episodes, fan-favourites Clint and Tracie; Marcelino and Brittany; Megan, Michael, and Sarah; Scott and Lizzie; and Andrea and Lamar will face new challenges and tackle many firsts in their new lives, from raising children to buying first homes to finding work and staying sober.
These committed couples are doing it all while living under the restrictions of parole and dealing with the stresses and occasional turmoil of a new relationship.
Now that these former inmates have left prison, will they be able to survive the real world and stay out of prison for good?
Vuzu (DStv 116)
Dating Game Show, Reality Competition
Temptation Island follows four dating couples at a pivotal time in their relationship, where they must mutually decide if they are ready to commit to one another for the rest of their lives - or should go their separate ways.
Together, the couples travel to the tropical paradise of Maui, Hawaii, where they join 24 eligible men and women.
There, they live the "single life," in a test that is meant to help answer their most difficult questions about their relationship.
Brace yourselves for hot and heavy nights as these passionate, love-hungry singles compete to steal hearts.
Trust Me, I'm a Doctor 9
BBC Earth (DStv 184)
Documentary Series, Technology, Science
The long-running medical show is back to get behind the hype and headlines to find the truth about what's good for your health.
In this season, the team seek out the latest research and work with leading universities to run major experiments.
They look for answers to various medical questions, including: can eating less boost your memory? Can you cure a lifelong phobia in a few hours? What's the best way to calm a crying baby? Can food improve your mood?
With expert presenters from the fields of genetics, psychiatry, paediatrics and general practice, this programme brings you the health advice you can trust and takes you to the cutting edge of medical research.
Hudson & Rex 2
Universal TV (DStv 117)
Police Procedural, Drama
Detective Charlie Hudson, a cunning Major Crimes detective for the St. John's Police Department, teams up with an unusual partner – Rex, a former-K9 German Shepherd, whose heightened senses keep Charlie hot on the trail of his suspects.
Together, they investigate puzzling crimes, from a kidnapping which reveals a much larger conspiracy at play to an art theft murder which runs deep into the world of high society.
With Charlie's deft detective work and Rex's keen canine senses, this crime-fighting pair is unstoppable.
In the Season 2 premiere, "Strangers in the Night": Charlie and Rex pull apart the secrets of a local band when their lead singer is found dead on the beach.
Chicago Fire 7
M-Net City (DStv 115)
Police Procedural, Drama
Reeling from Dawson's continued absence, Casey makes a rash move during a rescue, while Brett struggles with a series of replacements, on the Season 7 premiere.
Meanwhile, Boden clashes with new Assistant Deputy Commissioner Jerry Gorsch.
In the second episode of the weekly double bill, "Going to War": In the first part of a three-show, one-night crossover event, Firehouse 51 is faced with a daunting challenge when an out-of-control blaze consumes a 15-story apartment complex, trapping victims on the top floors.
Complicating the rapidly escalating situation, members soon discover that someone close to home may be one of the trapped victims.