Here is what to expect on Rhythm City in May 2016….
Thursday 28 April 2016
Bongi praises Doc at her recovery group, and upsets Lungile. Solomon strikes a deal with Dolly, and “buys” Brenda for a year. David tells her to stick it out. Stone witnesses Kop bonding with Emmanuel. Kop puts his foot down with Tshidi.
Friday 29 April 2016
Tshidi makes a proposal to Kop. Stone is upset with Tshidi for trying to take Kop away. Dolly takes up Solomon’s offer to partner up with him. Lungile feels that he is losing Bongi.
Monday 2 May 2016
Tshidi struggles to keep a handle on Kop’s emotional state and Stone challenges her. Reneilwe encourages Stone to stand up against Tshidi. Dolly lets David know what Solomon wants. David must find a new strategy. Zinzi finds Lungile’s secret.
Tuesday 3 May 2016
Bongi struggles to find a venue for her surprise engagement party. The party proves to be a disaster. Kop faces a tough decision. Dolly agrees to partner with Solomon.
Wednesday 4 May 2016
Kop finally makes a decision. Bongi and Lungile fight. Doc and Zinzi comfort Bongi. There’s a bomb threat at Zer011. Dolly plants the seed with Solomon. The battle lines are drawn between Solomon and David.
Thursday 5 May 2016
Zinzi asks her father to step in and help Bongi. Tshidi wants to do something to improve relations with Stone. Solomon makes it clear to Dolly that he wants a permanent solution to the David problem. David tells Dolly not to double-cross him.
Friday 6 May 2016
When Tshidi gives Stone the news, his reaction is revealing of his levels of insecurity and jealousy. Lerato makes Doc feel jealous in retaliation for the amount of time he’s spending on his work. David plays a dangerous game with Solomon.
Monday 9 May 2016
Niki is alarmed when she finds that the nanny has neglected Busi. Reneilwe is worried when she learns that she’s lost her bursary. Sakhile and Zinzi are head over heels in love. Dolly shoots David.
Tuesday 10 May 2016
David rises from the dead and goes into hiding. Doc forbids Zinzi from seeing Sakhile. Selina agrees not to tell Doc what happened between Zinzi and Sakhile. Suffo fires the child-minder.
Reneilwe is struggling to look after the Khuse house as well as study and work. Kop makes a suggestion to Reneilwe. Mampho suggests that Reneilwe should try to get some money back for Ghettodreamz.
Wednesday 11 May 2016
Selina tells Zinzi’s secret to Lerato and when Lerato tells Doc, Selina is fired. Brenda discovers that David isn’t really dead and Bash asks Emmanuel to help Reneilwe around the house. Lerato breaks up with Doc.
Thursday 12 May 2016
Doc struggles to deal with the break-up. Bongi uses it to get closer to Doc. Puleng is tortured by having to look after Niki’s baby. Cuba is worried that this will do her more harm than good. Zinzi and Sakhile fall deeply in love.
Friday 13 May 2016
Doc announces his engagement to the family. Zolani offers to help Reneilwe go after Doc and Red. Puleng becomes increasingly obsessed with Busi.
Monday 16 May 2016
Zinzi is distraught when Bongi tells her that she’s moving out. Zinzi gives Lerato a piece of her mind. Doc and Bongi fear the worst when Zinzi doesn’t come home that evening.
It rubs salt in Reneilwe’s raw wounds when she hears that “Ghettodreamz” has been nominated for an MIA. Cuba worries that Puleng is starting to obsess about Busisiwe. Jamaica encourages Fats to share the feelings he’s committing to paper with other people.
Tuesday 17 May 2016
Doc and Bongi receive a ransom demand for Zinzi. Puleng is becoming overly attached to little Busi. Fats calls in for relationship advice to a radio show.
Wednesday 18 May 2016
Doc is frustrated that he can’t raise the money for the ransom. Lerato has her own theory about the kidnapping. Lerato finds out that Zolani wants to expose Red. Sakhile and Zinzi are revealed to be behind the kidnapping.
Thursday 19 May 2016
Fats gets blocked from calling the radio station. Kop tries to emotionally blackmail Reneilwe into pulling out of the interview. Lerato thinks Zinzi is faking the kidnapping. Zinzi wants to call off the kidnapping, but Sakhile wants to up the stakes.
Friday 20 May 2016
Zinzi grows more and more wary of tricking her parents. The Dandalas discover that Lerato has hired a private investigator. Sakhile starts to change in a way that scares Zinzi. Lerato puts together a smear campaign against Reneilwe. 9-Nine FM is backed into a corner.
Monday 23 May 2016
Zinzi is shocked by Sakhile’s proposal. Shakes discovers the identity of RuffNek. Niki panics when Puleng takes her daughter and vanishes without any explanation.
Tuesday 24 May 2016
Doc and Bongi’s desperation to find Zinzi is building. The drop-off and hand-over is scheduled for tonight. Doc asks Lerato to ‘borrow’ some money from Red. Zinzi tries to outwit Sakhile.
Niki is anxious when she finds out that she might be pregnant again. Fats has his first on-air appearance as RuffNek on the Love Doctor slot.
Wednesday 25 May 2016
Doc and Bongi are initially awkward after having made love. Sakhile says he wants the money first and will later release Zinzi. Sakhile feels trapped and blames Zinzi for landing him in this situation.
Niki is freaked out when Puleng says she knows she might be pregnant. Reneilwe tells Mampho that she is going to call Zolani to cancel.
Thursday 26 May 2016
Zinzi finally manages to talk Sakhile out of killing her. Blackie finally figures out where Zinzi is being held. After hearing about the threat from Lerato, a determined Reneilwe turns to Zolani. Suffocate gets more frustrated when sex with Puleng is disastrous. Niki learns that she is not pregnant.
Friday 27 May 2016
Fats expands his repertoire on air. Sifiso warns Zolani about Red’s retribution.
Zinzi is home, but has to pretend that she is still dating Sakhile. Lerato puts her foot down to Bongi.
Monday 30 May 2016
Lerato convinces Doc to elope. Sakhile tries to make up with Zinzi. Bongi announces on radio that she’s quitting her singing dreams. Doc rushes to the station and proposes to Bongi, live on air.
Tuesday 31 May 2016
Doc and Bongi settle into their new relationship but must deal Lerato. Niki alerts Puleng to the fact of her unhealthy relationship with Busi. Puleng and Suffocate have intimacy problems. Zolani doubts Reneilwe’s character.
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