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New! Durban Gen Teasers - October 2020

Written by TVSA Team from the blog Durban Gen Teasers on 07 Oct 2020
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As you know,'s new medical telenovela Durban Gen premiered on Monday, 5 October at 18h30, with new episodes Mondays to Fridays.

Please tap here for everything you need to know about it: TVSA Durban Gen Show Page

Comin' up in its first month on air:

Monday 5 October 2020
Episode 1

It’s Mbali’s first day at Durban Gen and she is ready for this next chapter of her life, with Sibusiso by her side. Her world is turned upside down when a stranger saves her from danger but steals her heart.

Tuesday 6 October 2020
Episode 2

Thabo makes a deadly discovery. A viral video disrupts the Superintendent’s world. Sibusiso surprises Mbali.

Wednesday 7 October 2020
Episode 3

The Durban General staff await a site visit from the MEC but will she make it there on time? Thabo uses his intel on the superintendent to secure a permanent position as Head of Surgery and Mbali outshines Dr. Precious by catching onto a diagnosis she missed.

Thursday 8 October 2020
Episode 4

The MEC of Health’s life is on the line. Precious is forced to overlook Thabo’s behaviour. Mbali ignores Thabo’s advice and jumps at the chance to work with Lindelani, with surprising results. Meanwhile Qwabe battles to maintain control of her hospital.

Friday 9 October 2020
Episode 5

Mbali blames herself for the death of the MEC and is looking for comfort from Lindelani, but he is too preoccupied with tracing his steps and figuring out what may have gone wrong in with the surgery.

Monday 12 October 2020
Episode 6

Qwabe is desperate to manage the crisis while keeping her doctors, the health department and the public calm. Mbali wants Sibusiso to give her space so that she can start her life at Durban General Hospital as an intern.

Tuesday 13 October 2020
Episode 7

The hospital investigation fingers a culprit in the MEC’s death and they are dealt with. Mbali struggles with her guilt. A teenager’s pregnancy creates chaos in the clinic.

Wednesday 14 October 2020
Episode 8

Mbali finds out about the MEC’s autopsy. Mbali confesses but it only complicates things for her. The Dlaminis get involved in the investigation and make things even worse for Mbali.

Luthuli can’t handle things when a patient loses her baby. MacGyver is forced to carry Lulu’s friends to the hospital in the ambulance.

Thursday 15 October 2020
Episode 9

Lindelani and Mbali await the investigation results. Even though Mbali is not willing to stay for the outcome, Thabo and Precious are glad to not be part of the mess.

Qwabe has her own threshold towards the enquiry. Meanwhile McGuyver’s over-friendly attitude gets him in trouble.

Friday 16 October 2020
Episode 10

Lindelani seeks Mbali’s attention but she doesn’t budge while Luthuli gets a make-over from the inhouse make-over artist. MacGyver advances to the next stage of the competition.

Monday 19 October 2020
Episode 11

Thabo and Lindelani butt heads over Skhumba’s kidney transplant. Mbali stumbles upon some heart breaking news. DJ MacGyver’s fans raid the hospital.

Tuesday 20 October 2020
Episode 12

Mbali decides to make a risky move regarding Skhumba’s status. Lindelani is forced to set boundaries his heart is not ready for. Macgyver and Bab Gumede get called out for a peculiar emergency.

Wednesday 21 October 2020
Episode 13

Mbali and Lindelani are brought together by the love of saving lives as they try to find a way to save Skhumba. Will their prayers be answered? Meanwhile MacGyver plays a dangerous game that sends him running out of the hospital.

Thursday 22 October 2020
Episode 14

Qwabe makes a decision about a patient and the consequences are grave. Mbali’s attraction to a fellow doctor is palpable. MacGyver is not giving up on his dream girl.

Friday 23 October 2020
Episode 15

The effects of Skhumba’s death are starting to affect Lindelani’s work life. Thabo tries to throw his weight around by ordering Lindelani to get onto a case he refuses to do and the interns take Mbali on a night out to cheer her up.

Monday 26 October 2020
Episode 16 

The effects of Skhumba’s death are starting to affect Lindelani’s work life. Thabo tries to throw his weight around by ordering Lindelani to get onto a case he refuses to do and the interns take Mbali on a night out to cheer her up.

Tuesday 27 October 2020
Episode 17

Mbali tries to enquire about Lindelani but she doesn’t get answers. Sibongile and Buhle find out they’re in a marriage that no one calls the shots in.

Calvin is worried about Precious and Precious is touched. Phumeza refuses to get involved in the feud between her uncles.

Wednesday 28 October 2020
Episode 18

Phumeza’s uncles bring chaos at the hospital with their constant arguing and brawling. Things come to a head when Nkabinde is forced to intervene and get to the route of the problem. Phumeza is mortified when she finds out the truth.

Meanwhile, in another ward, Mpendulo is pretending to still be in a coma because he is afraid of facing the music with his two wives. Mbali wins Lwandle’s heart.

Thursday 29 October 2020
Episode 19

Lindelani asks Mbali to make a choice, while Precious’ previous choices catches up with her and Mpendulo is on the run.

Friday 30 October 2020
Episode 20

Mbali tries her best not to show just how disappointed she is at Sibusiso’s surprise visit and tries to manage him. Unfortunately, Sibusiso is here for more than just a visit.

Meanwhile, Lindelani has to deal with the feelings that come with falling for someone who’s already engaged.

Premiere episodes of Durban Gen air on from Mondays to Fridays at 18h30. Episodes repeat on and eExtra the following day at 13h30 and 11h15 respectively. The omnibus airs on on Sundays at 10h20.


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09 Oct 2020 08:23

At least no character died on the first episode and I like fact it's something new in SA television. I hope they move it to 21:30 timeslot and move Imbewu to 20:00

09 Oct 2020 12:02

@Goku ??are there people who still watch Imbewu though? After Zimele's death i only read teasers and move on. When does #DurbanGen repeat/ omnibus maybe? Thina we'll be watching #SkeemSaam

09 Oct 2020 13:41

Goku edited on
10/9/2020 1:44 PM

Lol @Queentee there are 3m+ viewers for Imbewu and Last month it was on 4m viewers that's a big number if you look at their timeslot

09 Oct 2020 13:43

Durban Gen repeat 11:15 on channel 195 and 13:30 on channel 194. I'm not sure about the the Omnibus

12 Oct 2020 07:32

Omnibus is on Sunday mornings

26 Oct 2020 15:51


We've just added the teasers for the full month.

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