Coming up on The River 1 on Mzansi Magic this April 2020:
Wednesday 1 April 2020
Shakes starts to wish he had stayed at the police station where it’s safe. Nomonde discovers Zweli’s secret with Sheree.
Thursday 2 April 2020
A guilt ridden Paulina and Lindani come face to face with Walter for the first time, after he’s cleared of all charges. Nomonde continues with her plot to get Sheree and Zweli together.
Friday 3 April 2020
You're Not Welcome
Walter’s luck runs out. Zweli is in for a whole new world of pain as tensions between him and Sheree rise.
Monday 6 April 2020
A Family Affair
Oupa struggles to convince everyone he’s changed. Zweli realises that he needs to get rid of Sheree as soon as possible but is he turning to the right person for help?
Tuesday 7 April 2020
Ring the alarm
We see a new side to Oupa and Zweli worries about his children’s safety when he discovers some disturbing information about Sheree.
Wednesday 8 April 2020
Zweli’s scheme to handle Sheree backfires. OUPA and Cobra are at loggerheads about the new business.
Thursday 9 April 2020
Cobra and Oupa take on an impossibly large order. Sheree gives Zweli no choice but to sleep with her.
Friday 10 April 2020
Cobra and Oupa hear about a deal that could change their lives. Zweli is skating on thin ice where his marriage is concerned.
Monday 13 April 2020
Change of Plans
Zweli celebrates the end of an uncomfortable chapter. Cobra and Oupa find themselves in a situation that could cost them their tender.
Tuesday 14 April 2020
Cobra and Oupa fight over the bakery. Sheree has a shocking ultimatum for Zweli.
Wednesday 15 April 2020
Cobra stops Oupa from doing something he’ll regret. Zolani confronts Zweli about the suspicious behaviour he’s witnessed in the house.
Thursday 16 April 2020
Zweli races to get Sheree out of his house before she exposes him to Lindiwe, but will he make it in time? Cobra and Oupa get an angel investor.
Friday 17 April 2020
Just when Zweli celebrates his victory, Sheree pulls the rug out from under his feet. Cobra and Oupa’s business deal hangs in the balance and Walter sees another side of Flora.
Monday 20 April 2020
A Dark Web of Lies
Oupa and Cobra are under pressure to do something bad for the greater good. Lindiwe gets to hear the sordid details of things she’d rather not hear.
Tuesday 21 April 2020
It Wasn't Me
What will Lindiwe do with Sheree’s confession. Oupa and Cobra discover the hard way that money makes the world go round.
Wednesday 22 April 2020
A Second Chance
Zweli and Lindiwe’s marriage deteriorates further and Oupa wants to take drastic steps against the warden, to protect the bakery.
Thursday 23 April 2020
Lindiwe makes an extreme decision about how to handle Zweli and Paulina makes a surprisingly generous offer to Cobra.
Friday 24 April 2020
The bakery experiences yet another set back and Sandra plants dangerous seeds in Lindiwe’s mind.
Monday 27 April 2020
Please note: Two episodes air a day from today, at 19h00 and 19h30, as a result of Gomora going off-air because of the COVID-19 production lockdown.
Zweli finally admits the truth, but Lindiwe already has another plan in motion. Something goes horribly wrong at the bakery.
Confuse the Enemy
Sheree is blind-sided by Lindiwe’s plans for Zweli. Oupa and Cobra’s bakery receive a surprise life line.
Tuesday 28 April 2020
Malefu confronts the Warder for exploiting Cobra and Oupa. Zolani races against time to save Zweli’s life. Oupa has an idea to get them out of their financial mess.
Tying Loose Ends
Lindiwe finally gets her day to get everything off her chest. Cobra finds himself back where he started.
Wednesday 29 April 2020
The Dikanas receive news of someone’s death. Cobra and Oupa abandon the stolen car and proceed on foot but will they make it with entire police force after them?
A Game of Chicken
The Mokoena’s are humiliated in their home. Zweli and Lindiwe escape the city.
Thursday 30 April 2020
Set Me Free
Cobra makes a shocking confession to his family. Just when the Dikana kids thought Andile’s party was going well, everything comes to a screeching halt.
Shut It Down
Nomonde’s party turns into something kinky. Malefu chooses one child and loses another.
Season 1 of The River airs on Mzansi Magic from Mondays to Fridays at 19h00and 19h30, from 27 April 2020.