Durban Gen is a South African telenovela which follows newly-qualified doctor Mbali Mthethwa who moves to the big city to serve her final year of community service at Durban General Hospital.
The story of Durban Gen is set in the heart of Newlands East, a township in Durban, where the most prominent and recognisable academic public hospital Durban General is found.
Monday 3 May 2021
Bab’Gumede’s secrets of the past come to the fore and as the pressure mounts, some nurses want to pull out of the strike while the interns start to take out their frustrations on each other.
Tuesday 4 May 2021
Qwabe wants to keep something from Ndlovu but she doesn’t know that he already knows. Sne loves the attention she is receiving. The brotherly love continues.
Wednesday 5 May 2021
Qwabe wants to fight the tumour.
Thursday 6 May 2021
Durban Gen staff is on a tools down strike, chaos reigns supreme. Bab Gumede’s secrete hangs in the balance. Lindelani struggles to come to terms with his mistakes.
Friday 7 May 2021
Monday 10 May 2021
When the strike turns violent and a person is injured, an innocent person takes the fall and faces jail time. Sne is hot water following her moment of face. Bab’Gumede starts to feel sidelined by a loved one.
Tuesday 11 May 2021
The hospital deals with the consequences of the fight that broke out between permanent nurses and the stand-ins. Qwabe wants to take charge again even though she hasn’t fully recovered. Sne’s social media crush keeps showering her with sweet nothings.
Wednesday 12 May 2021
Qwabe considers a trial treatment for her tumour bringing Lindelani and Ndlovu to their knees. Calvin and Msizi make up. Sne ignores the obvious red-flags about her new Dr. FeelGood.
Thursday 13 May 2021
Calvin struggles to come to terms with his father’s sins. Ngcobo makes an enemy of the nurses. MacGyver is suspicious of the new man in Sne’s life.
Friday 14 May 2021
A near death experience forces the Durban General staff to collaborate and they realize that team work could be the difference between life and death.
Monday 17 May 2021
Negotiations are advancing but will all parties be happy with the outcome? Mbali’s tongue betrays her and a family’s world is turned upside down. Ndlovu has a big surprise brewing.
Tuesday 18 May 2021
A married couple faces a heartbreaking moment as the wife demands answers about an illegitimate child. Two friends confront a betrayal. Sne is convinced she’s found Mr. Right.
Wednesday 19 May 2021
Zandile has many secrets up her sleeve. Bab Gumede’s secret May lead him to lose his family. Sne wants to meet her future husband.
Thursday 20 May 2021
Zandile’s presence poses a threat to Precious. MaCele finds herself on the edge of a personal health crisis. Sne is stood up.
Friday 21 May 2021
Bab’ Gumede’s troubles continue and it seems to be getting worse by the day. MacGyver loses it with Sne and Precious and Zandile confront the elephant in the lift.
Monday 24 May 2021
Sne is shocked to discover Dr Simelani’s real identity, Precious and Zandile’s friendship is treading on thin ice and Sylvia refuses to rest.
Tuesday 25 May 2021
MacGyver tries to play mediator to the Gumede’s but ends up biting off more than he can chew – literally! Zandile and Nkabinde butt heads – its a battle of the lionesses and Sne hails MacGyver as her hero.
Wednesday 26 May 2021
It’s nothing but happiness in newly wedville. Zandile deals with her hoes and it looks like there’s a white knight in the mix. MacGyver gives Sne the silent treatment after their fallout yesterday.
Thursday 27 May 2021
Zandile’s life unravels. An unusual medical case leaves the interns in awe. MacGyver has a new roommate.
Friday 28 May 2021
Zandile’s predicament worsens and she finds herself having to manipulate Precious for help. MaCele agrees to go on a date with her admirer. Sne rubs Phumeza up the wrong way.
Monday 31 May 2021
Precious’ web of lies are becoming harder to navigate. Sne realises how much her joke may have hurt Phumeza. Macgyver and Bab Gumede’s troubles seem to be getting worse.