Lindiwe is shaken when Themba tells her he is going for full custody. Maharaj tries to keep in Nirupa’s good books. Zimele has to consider his moves with MaZulu, and Phakade finally stands firmly with Sebenzile in the face of MaZulu.
Tuesday 17 January 2023
Episode 1242
MaZulu is determined to get her shares back. Zakithi denies knowing anything about the issue. Phakade realises that he has been duped by Mzwandile, and feels like a fool. He and Sebenzile agree to trick Khanyo into going to the gobela to get cleansed.
Wednesday 18 January 2023
Episode 1243
When Khanyo tries to leave, the family are forced to tie her up and lock her in her room. Later, they break the news that Mzwandile has fed her a love potion, but Khanyo won’t believe them.
Lindiwe makes a bad impression on the social worker and decides to resign as manager at Emsamo to focus on being a better mom.
Thursday 19 January 2023
Episode 1244


Mzwandile and Phakade get into a fight. The family realise they need to take Khanyo to the gobela immediately. MaZulu has a run in with Maharaj and demands he provide proof she sold him her shares. Instead, gets the shock of her life when Maharaj reveals what he can use against her.
Friday 20 January 2023
Episode 1245
Zimele is determined to find Maharaj’s weakness. He is concerned when MaZulu arrives home looking distraught and he hears her throwing up in her room.
Kwezi is thrilled to have both her parents back in her life and to move to Durban to be with them both, and a new respect is formed between Themba and Lindiwe. There’s even a hint of attraction between them.