Here is what to expect on Rhythm City in September 2017…
Thursday 24 August 2017
Emmanuel is tasked with looking after the yard while Kop, Blossom and Fats leave for KZN, but Vega suggests a party. Emmanuel manages to convince Palesa to come.
Later, when Emmanuel goes looking for Vega and Palesa and stumbles across a horrific scene. Suffo refuses to back down from his marriage proposal to Pearl.
Friday 25 August 2017
Kop, Fats and Blossom return home to find a traumatised Palesa, and Emmanuel is nowhere to be found. David presents Pearl with a choice. Andiswa urges David to make a plan to stop the wedding.
Monday 28 August 2017
Mapula offers her support to Palesa, making a startling revelation in the process. Fats tracks down Emmanuel. Mampho is offered her old job back. Suffo’s club is searched and a grisly discovery is made. Niki goes into shock as the net closes in.
Tuesday 29 August 2017
Niki worries that David’s plot against Suffo could land her in jail. The police are hot on Suffocate’s heels. A shell-shocked Emmanuel has returned to the yard. Mampho is in demand at work.
Wednesday 30 August 2017
Emmanuel approaches Palesa to apologise for everything that has happened. Vega threatens Emmanuel. Mampho pitches Fats’s idea at work. Detective Madikgetla is interviewing Toolkit, Bash and Puleng
Thursday 31 August 2017
Palesa lies to her mother. Emmanuel feels the pressure when the police start questioning him. Mampho’s interview is a dismal failure. Puleng reveals the texts she received from Themba. Suffo’s alibi is questioned. Niki is irate with David for setting this whole Themba thing in motion.
Friday 1 September 2017
Mampho calls Fats out. The police charge Suffo with murder, and tension grows between Niki and David.
Monday 4 September 2017
Sabelo is suspicious of Vega and his gang. Mampho screws up her courage and tries again. New DNA evidence resurfaces – but will it be enough to set Suffo free? Palesa attacks a man who hits on her.
Tuesday 5 September 2017
Niki’s relief at Suffo’s situation is short lived, as the cops turn to a new suspect. Mampho pitches another idea, but Shakes leaves her hanging.
Wednesday 6 September 2017
Kop investigates the option of paying a private lab for DNA tests for the suspects. Bash throws himself on his sword to protect Niki. In desperation, Niki turns to David for help in freeing Bash. Mampho is drawn to an unlikely love interest.
Thursday 7 September 2017
Niki tries to persuade Bash to withdraw his confession, but Bash stands firm. Suffocate comes clean with Pearl. Mampho is concerned that Zolani is going to fire her after the airing of the radio segment.
Friday 8 September 2017
Niki must choose between freeing her brother, and raising her daughter. Mampho’s work satisfaction is short-lived when Shakes takes credit for her segment. Emmanuel goes to apologise to Palesa.
Monday 11 September 2017
Niki tells a horrified Puleng that she killed Themba. Mampho and Sifiso deepen their relationship. Puleng finds a confession letter from Niki and hands it to the police. Emmanuel breaks down and Fats stops him from doing something dangerous.
Tuesday 12 September 2017
Pearl makes a shocking discovery, which endangers her relationship with both David and Andiswa. Mampho grows increasingly uncomfortable about her attraction to Sifiso.
Wednesday 13 September 2017
Pearl takes drastic revenge against Andiswa and David. Mampho and Sifiso come to an agreement about what their kiss meant. Niki’s departure sends shockwaves through the community. Puleng encounters a man with a message from her dead baby.
Thursday 14 September 2017
Puleng is still thinking about what Wiseman said to her. Rene gives Mampho a pep talk about standing up to Shakes. Puleng goes to the new church. Mampho and Shakes have a run-in at work. Cuba freaks out when she finds out that Puleng went to a new church. The DNA results from the rape finally arrive.
Friday 15 September 2017
Puleng meets the compelling leader of the Genesis Fellowship Church. Palesa and Emmanuel wait to find out whether the DNA evidence is enough to convict Vega. Reneilwe has become interested in Sifiso again.
Monday 18 September 2017
Matric’s spirit communicates with Puleng. Cuba warns Puleng against the Genesis Fellowship Church. Palesa faces her demons when she decides to go to the back room. David and Andiswa bond over their pain over losing Pearl.
Tuesday 19 September 2017
Mawewe puts pressure on Lungile to pay him more bribe money. Wiseman warns Puleng not to let Suffocate back into her life. The church’s hold over Puleng intensifies. Palesa takes leave of the shack and Emmanuel decides to get some counselling.
Wednesday 20 September 2017
Lerato tells Nomalanga her big secret. Bongi gets a new roommate – Quanita, who suffers from paranoid delusions. Mawewe starts freaking out when the doctor says he needs to run a series of tests to find out what’s wrong with Bongi. Sifiso makes a move on Mampho.
Thursday 21 September 2017
Lerato is keeping her distance from Lungile, but she goes to see Bongi at the asylum. Lungile stopped giving her regular doses of the drug. A new contract convinces Puleng that her new religious friends are the real deal. Mampho finds her voice and stands up to Shakes.
Friday 22 September 2017
Puleng’s religious fervour grows by the day, embracing the idea that God is saving her business. David and Andiswa, bored and up to no good, set up another scam. Sifiso tries to get closer to Mampho.
Monday 25 September 2017
Reneilwe states her intention to get Sifiso back. Lungile confesses all his sins in front of Bongi. Andiswa is taken aback when David invites her on an illegal mission. Puleng expresses her frustrations with Suffocate.
Tuesday 26 September 2017
Bongi is desperate to get out of the Wellness Centre. She approaches Quanita and suggests they escape together. David and Andiswa have a rehearsal for their diamond scam. Puleng and Suffo have a fight. Mampho is hurt and angry when Sifiso admits that he might want Reneilwe back.
Wednesday 27 September 2017
David and Andiswa try to con Jacob out of his diamonds. Bongi and Quanita try to execute their escape plan. Lerato tells Lungile that she will not allow him to be a father to their child. Cuba warns Puleng against Wiseman.
Thursday 28 September 2017
Mawewe tells Bongi that she has to trust him if she wants to escape the Centre. Rene happily tells Mampho that she and Sifiso are going to try give it another go. Puleng feels like she is losing her mind. Rene and Sifiso attempt to hit it off on a date.
Friday 29 September 2017
Bongi can’t get through to the outside world. David and Andiswa strengthen their union. Sifiso and Rene start trying to make the relationship take wings. Nomalanga makes a startling proposal to Lerato.
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