Coming up on Imbewu in June 2022:
Wednesday 1 June 2022
Zithulele remains cold towards Nokuzola regarding Nozimangaliso’s paternity drama. When maNdlovu calls a family meeting, Nokuzola appeals to Zithulele that they show a united front.
Nomusa takes measures to assert her new position as Thu Sheleni’s girlfriend. She moves her belongings to his room, and when Thu Sheleni requests rent, she seduces him and wins.
Thursday 2 June 2022
MaNdlovu is angry with Macingwane for going against her wishes regarding the custody issue, but he sticks to his position, and warns her that the curse on her lineage has resurfaced.
Nkululeko asks Makhosazana to help him fight for custody of Nozimangaliso. He sends Zithulele and Nokuzola a legal summons demanding they attend an arbitration.
Friday 3 June 2022
Nokuzola confronts Nkululeko over the summons but is stunned when he wants her to leave Zithulele for him. She’s even more shocked when Zithulele wants to separate. Lindo calls Nomusa out over her feelings for Thu. Thandeka copies Thu Sheleni’s house keys.
Monday 6 June 2022
Ntombekhaya encourages Nokuzola to fight for her marriage. Nokuzola blames Nkululeko for her marriage troubles. Thu and Nomusa decide to make a go of it. Nirupa and Shria catch Jyothi as she tries to escape. Jyothi reverses the spell.
Tuesday 7 June 2022
Nirupa and Shria triumph over their recent conquest, however, Shria is tempted by a new suitor who could cause conflict. The commune, rife with ex’s and tension, starts to become an unexpected headache for Thu and Makhasozana confronts Nkululeko about his feelings.
Wednesday 8 June 2022
Makhosazana decides to act. Zithulele and Nokuzola have 'didn't we almost have it all' sex. Thu Sheleni is resolved to kick Lindo out, but Nomusa says she'll speak to her. Nokuzola realizes that baby Nozi is missing.
Nkululeko chastises Shria for her mishap in the boardroom. Lindo finally reveals what her issue is with Sibongile.
Thursday 9 June 2022
Lindo tries to expedite her surgery to transition, but money is a problem. The police question the family about baby Nozi’s disappearance. Phunyuka and Nkululeko arrive and accusations fly. Phunyuka shows the family the security footage. Unfortunately, it doesn’t reveal who the kidnapper is.
Friday 10 June 2022
Nkululeko takes strain because of Nozi’s abduction and Makhosazana is secretly guilty. Nokuzola suspects Sibongile of being responsible for the kidnapping. MaZulu suspects that Nokuzola had her own child kidnapped.
Thu offers Thandeka a place to stay and Thandeka discovers money spilling out of a trap door in the ceiling.
Monday 13 June 2022
The detective informs the family that there are no leads as yet regarding baby Nozi’s whereabouts. Nokuzola decides to go home with Ntombekhaya after trying her utmost to appeal to Zithulele.
The commune gang make a R300,000.00 discovery in the ceiling and decide to split the proceeds in six ways much to Sibongile’s reluctance.
Tuesday 14 June 2022
The Ndamase’s arrive for an urgent family meeting. Wracked by guilt after lying to Nirupa, Shria calls things off with Kellerman. Nomusa and Thu Sheleni agree to become business partners, while Lindo sets her eyes on the rest of the gang’s money.
Wednesday 15 June 2022
Nokuzola prepares to commit suicide. Shria apologizes to her mother. Maharaj tries to prevent Kellerman from seeing Shria, but Kellerman blackmails him into paying him off. Nhlakanipho has escaped and is told his money is in the ceiling at the commune.
Thursday 16 June 2022
Poppy is horrified to learn that Lindo was stealing, but when she goes to confront Thu, she is met with resistance, whilst Thu feels helpless because there is no proof. MaNdlovu is determined to find out who is out to get her family and Kellerman makes a bold move in a bid to get Shria back.
Friday 17 June 2022
Nirupa emphasizes that a secret affair is rather unusual, and questions whether Shria will be happy. Nhlakanipho wants to rent a room at the commune, but Thu tells him there aren’t any available. Nhlakanipho gets access to the commune, under the guise of being a municipal worker.
Phunyuka has Mzwandile locked up in his garage. Phakade and Phunyuka consult the area chief.
Monday 20 June 2022
Thando thinks Kellermann might be the one. Thu Sheleni evicts Lindo, but Sibongile says she can stay. Makhosazana and Nkululeko have to trust that Mzwandile will hide their involvement. Mzwandile gets a phone call from Makhosazana.
Nhlakanipho first accuses Thabisa of stealing the money, then realizes Thu Sheleni might have it.
Tuesday 21 June 2022
Khanyo spends time with Mzwandile and he confesses to her that he’s responsible for burning down the church. Nhlakanipho holds Thu and the tenant’s hostage until they return his money. Kellerman puts the next phase of his plan to con Shria into action...
Wednesday 22 June 2022
The gang from the commune deal with the aftermath of their home invasion ordeal. Phunyuka finds some new clothes for Mzwandile. People are gathered under the tree to hear Mzwandile’s case. Witnesses are called, including Phakade, Mzwandile’s niece and maNdlovu.
Thursday 23 June 2022
Phakade requests that Mzwandile rebuild the church as punishment but maNdlovu holds that he should receive a public lashing instead. The uMbumbulu chief asks for a moment with his council to discuss what Mzwandile’s verdict shall be.
Friday 24 June 2022
Phakade tells Sebenzile he is grateful to her. Sebenzile jumps onto wedding plans with Duduzile. The police arrive to arrest Nhlkanipho, and find him already bound and incapacitated.
Nomusa nags Thu Sheleni about where he’s been, and when he tells her that he retrieved the money from Nhlakanipho, she is conflicted about what to do with it.
Monday 27 June 2022
After Nomusa tries to spend some of the money, she learns it may be marked and tells Thu they have to get rid of it. Sebenzile expects Phakade to spend the night with her, but is surprised when he rejects her. When Kellerman doesn’t return her calls, Shria goes to his hotel and finds his luggage but not him.
Tuesday 28 June 2022
Lindiwe shocks her friends not only with the news of her unemployment but with the reveal of a rich man in her life. Nokuzola and Zithulele have a ritual to help bring their baby back home and Khanyo does her best to make peace with Mzwandile and his sister
Wednesday 29 June 2022
Sebenzile has bought some lingerie. Phakade offers to pay Mzwandile for his work on the church. Lindiwe moves in and Thandeka is utterly unimpressed. Shria begins to wonder if she's cursed when it comes to men. Sebenzile tries one more time with Phakade.
Thursday 30 June 2022
The gang is introduced to Lindiwe’s hot young boyfriend, Thabo. Thu Sheleni warns Lindiwe about bringing more men to the house. Nirupa has an idea who might be behind Kellerman’s disappearance, she types a message to Maharaj, but deletes it.
Phakade drinks Sebenzile's tea, and is lovestruck when he meets maZulu at the door.
Premiere episodes of Imbewu air on e.tv from Mondays to Fridays at 21h30 until Friday 8 April. Thereafter episodes air at 21h00.