Coming up on Isono this August 2021:

Umpas leaves Phindile

Monday 2 August 2021
Episode 177

Finding Mr Pillay

Mary vows to help her daughter not realising that Elliot has the exact same idea. Phindile's world comes crashing down and Zakwe is put in a sticky situation.

Tuesday 3 August 2021
Episode 178

Trust in Lust

Mary and Gabriel dance with lust as they both have to deal with old flames from the past.

Wednesday 4 August 2021
Episode 179

Second Chances

Esther's disappointment leads her to an emotional reconciliation with her mother. Lesedi learns a bitter truth about Zakwe.

Thursday 5 August 2021
Episode 180

Close Encounters

Gabriel is tasked to protect Nceba at an event. Siviwe walks in on Mary and Elliot.

Monday 9 August 2021
Episode 181


Gabriel has ulterior motives for playing Cupid but Mary isn't falling in line. Esther and Makwande grow closer whilst Khaya pays Millicent a visit.

Tuesday 10 August 2021
Episode 182

A Piece of Evidence

Gabriel and Fancy are close to finding out who the new Vorster is but Gabriel's love squabble leads to a fatal incident. Esther's feelings for an old flame are reignited. Millicent goes all out to secure a huge gig.

Wednesday 11 August 2021
Episode 183

Just Another Normal Day

Mary receives a mysterious parcel from the new Vorster. An ego battle ends in disappointment for Esther. Phindile is set on being a winner.

Thursday 12 August 2021
Episode 184

Catch Me if You Can

Gabriel decides to take things with Kuier into his own hands. Esther and Makwande cross the line.

Monday 16 August 2021
Episode 185

The New Vorster

Mary convinces Siviwe to back off to buy Gabriel some time. It’s the day of the Voslo Beats auditions and the kids pull out all stops for the golden ticket.

Tuesday 17 August 2021
Episode 186


Mary goes a step further in her efforts to distract Siviwe. Blood has been spilt and Gabriel returns to his old hunting ways, the trail leads him to some crucial information.

Wednesday 18 August 2021
Episode 187

Vivid Dreams

Gabriel shares the information he has on the blackmailer with Mary. Mary’s plans to build a prayer garden has Simon all riled up. Esther encourages Makwande to keep his options open.

Thursday 19 August 2021
Episode 188

Two Friends in a Park

Mary thinks she has distracted both Siviwe and Gabriel by getting them to watch each other, but they find a way around her restrictions.

Monday 23 August 2021
Episode 189

Cops & Robbers

Gabriel and Siviwe look into rising crime in Vosloorus, bringing them closer together. Meanwhile, Simon works hard to hide his murderous secret from an inquisitive Noluthando. And Umpas lands himself in a complicated situation with Siphiwe.

Tuesday 24 August 2021
Episode 190

Missed Opportunities

Gabriel and Abednego play a game of cat and mouse whilst Mary controls the puppet strings. Zoleka confides in a guilty Esther about her and Makwande’s relationship troubles.

Wednesday 25 August 2021
Episode 191

Going to Church?

Things get heated when Athena and Gazati are interrupted by Abednego. The power play is escalated by the arrival of Gabriel and Siviwe. Mary receives a text that has her geared up for war. Simon's world is about to be flipped upside down when stolen cellphones disappear.

Thursday 26 August 2021
Episode 192

The Showdown

Mary takes her gun and heads to Gazati, who's holding Gabriel, Abednego and Siviwe hostage. Umpas disappoints Phindile when he chooses to compete in Vosloo Beats with a new partner. Noluthando is one step closer to finding out Simons secret.

Monday 30 August 2021
Episode 193

Dead or Alive

After deciding to abandon Siviwe, Mary is shocked to find out what has happened to him. A worried Noluthando decides to go look for Simon and makes a shockng discovery.

Tuesday 31 August 2021
Episode 194

Darkness Falls

Mary feels the walls closing in whilst Gabriel and Abednego search for Gabriel’s car. Esther makes a hard decision and Simon does the unthinkable. Meanwhile Umpas leaves Phindile for someone else.

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