Please note: these are teasers for Season 2 of The River, currently airing on Mzansi Magic.

If you want the Season 3 teasers for its run on 1Magic, please tap here: 
The River 3 on 1 Magic Teasers

Coming up on The River this January 2021:

The River Teasers

Friday 1 January 2021
Episode 70 


Mbali is on a slippery slope and Cobra plays a card that has everyone doubting him.

Monday 4 January 2021
Episode 71 

Sister Sister!

Zweli tries to cope with some unexpected news. Beauty tries to awaken Paulina’s sense of community, little does she know Cobra will unwittingly do it for her.

Tuesday 5 January 2021
Episode 72 

Old Wounds

Storm clouds gather in the Dikana home and an old friend comes to Cobra’s aid.

Wednesday 6 January 2021
Episode 73 

Daddy's Little Girl

Mbali witnesses something earth shaking for her. Enemy lines are drawn in the Refilwe local elections.

Thursday 7 January 2021
Episode 74 

High Noon!

The tension at the Mokoena house is high with the election battle raging, and Zweli gets more than he bargained for.

Friday 8 January 2021
Episode 75 

The Sunny Side of Life

Zweli and Mbali’s relationship hits a new low and Beauty cooks up new plans for her friend’s campaign.

Monday 11 January 2021
Episode 76 


Cobra looks forward to wiping the floor with his opponents. Zweli’s world is turned upside down after he gets a frantic call.

Tuesday 12 January 2021
Episode 77 

The Escape!

Cobra’s allies have a plan to eliminate the competition once and for all, while Zweli makes an unexpected decision for the sake of his family.

Wednesday 13 January 2021
Episode 78 

A Matter of Life and Death!

The Dikanas are faced with many obstacles whilst trying to keep Mbali safe and Paulina finds out just how vicious politics can get.

Thursday 14 January 2021
Episode 79 

Different Lanes

Zweli goes out of his way to save the ones that he loves, only to be met by an unpleasant surprise.

Friday 15 January 2021
Episode 80 

Hanging Hopes

Beauty brings Paulina shocking information. Mbali and an old frenemy turn to desperate measures.

Monday 18 January 2021
Episode 81 


Cobra is betrayed by one of his own and the Dikana family has their worst day yet.

Tuesday 19 January 2021
Episode 82 

Losing To Win

An unlikely win happens for both Paulina and Cobra.

Wednesday 20 January 2021
Episode 83 

Home Sweet Home!

There’s a new leader at Khanyisa Diamonds. Close friends quarrel while Lindiwe meets her horrible past.

Thursday 21 January 2021
Episode 84 

Down, But Not Out

Lindiwe’s street-smarts get tested and Nomonde discovers the real price of breathing rarefied air.

Friday 22 January 2021
Episode 85 

Roseline Khumalo

Tumi is shaken by thoughts of an old enemy coming after her. Nomonde makes a rookie mistake that pits her against some powerful people.

Monday 25 January 2021
Episode 86

A Joyless Ending

A rattled Tumi turns dangerous, wanting to be the first to strike before a familiar enemy strikes first.

Tuesday 26 January 2021
Episode 87 

Walk Away

Zolani is faced with a life-defining decision and Cobra is willing to risk it all for revenge.

Wednesday 27 January 2021
Episode 88 

Rock Bottom!

Zolani gets a new lease on life and Flora has an unusual take on Tumi’s latest dilemma.

Thursday 28 January 2021
Episode 89 

Game Over!

Lindiwe’s sins are finally catching up with her and Lindani basks in the glow of being a hero.

Friday 29 January 2021
Episode 90 


Lindiwe shocks even Zolani with her coldness and Nomonde’s challenges continue to grow after her traumatic experience.

Season 2 of The River airs on Mzansi Magic from Mondays to Fridays at 19h00.