Isitha: The Enemy is a South African telenovela that serves as a spinoff from The Black Door. It carries forward the gripping narrative of the Sokhulu family’s endeavours to preserve their unity despite encountering difficult circumstances and confronting fresh obstacles and adversaries.
Premiere episodes of Isitha: The Enemy air on e.tv from Mondays to Fridays at 21h30.
Friday 1 September 2023
Blood is Thicker Than Water
Khaya’s disappearance has the Sokhulu family stressed. Thenji picks a fight with TK. Bulelani is selling alcohol illegally. Leadership is not pleased to find that TK plans to propose to Thenji.
The Cat is Out of the Bag
Khaya lies about what happened to him, but Bra Solly picks up the friction between Chuma and Khaya. TK calls Thenji out on taking her ‘daddy issues’ out on him. Bra Solly sides with Chuma. Nelly lies about being attacked by a lion.
Tuesday 5 September 2023
Rebs confronts the brothers and Chuma throws Khaya under the bus . Thenji vents about the pain Bra Solly caused her. Rebs tells Kenny about her R2-million. Nka is approached by MaDlamini who wants to be a gospel singer. TK proposes.
Wednesday 6 September 2023
Yes! Begin again
The brothers come up with ideas to deal with Rebs. Kenny introduces a new goon to Rebs. Nelly practises her audition song. Thenji connects with her father. Rebs and the Sokhulu brothers fail to reach an agreement.
Thursday 7 September 2023
Gazi stops Rebs from going on a shooting rampage after Kenny is shot dead. Thenji is touched when Bra Solly hands her a brooch that belonged to his mother. Nka announces the finalists. Khaya is guilt-ridden. Rebs heads to Nomcebo’s mansion and unleashes a hail of bullets.
Friday 8 September 2023
Chuma manages to take the gun from Rebs. Thenji leaves Khaya with some fat to chew on about their father. Nomsa feels like Solly is replacing her in Thenji’s life. Nelly is hoping to replace MaDlamini. Chuma and Khaya bond over a shared memory.
Monday 11 September 2023
Chuma explains to Nomcebo why he took Rebs’ R2-million. Bandze isn’t happy to be moving into a shack. Thenji tries to unite her mother and father. Gazi promises to help Rebs destroy the Sokhulu brothers soon. Nka improvises a photo studio for Matshidiso.
Tuesday 12 September 2023
Farewell old friend
Nka shows the record label boss photos of Matshidiso and he is unimpressed. Khaya is jumpy and almost attacks Nandi. Rebs wants Kenny’s body to pass by Bra Phil’s grave. Bra Solly opens up and tells Khaya the truth about where he has been all along.
Wednesday 13 September 2023
The Sokhulus are unimpressed when they find Khaya holding his father by the neck. Rebs announces that Gazi is moving in. Nka asks Nelly to be the face of the gospel single he’s recording with Matshidiso. Rebs’ resurrection cleansing begins.
Thursday 14 September 2023
Anything for my brother
Nka tricks Matshidiso into singing in the background while Nelly mimes her song on stage. Bra Solly is thrown when Nomsa throws him out of the house. Khaya is shot while protecting Chuma from Rebs.
Friday 15 September 2023
Nothing to lose
Khaya is rushed to the hospital with the depot’s van and the Sokhulu’s are emotional. Nelly is enjoying the paparazzi. Matshidiso sees this and seethes. Khaya slips into a coma. And Nomsa blames Bra Solly for Khaya’s misfortune.
Rebs the Sokhulu pest
Nka is left with egg on his face. Rebs enjoys seeing Nomsa and her family suffer, but she feels sad for the broken Velaphi. Chuma begins warming up to Bra Solly. The Sokhulus are worried about Khaya’s expensive operation.
Tuesday 19 September 2023
The NBM client arrives at the depot, unimpressed that Khaya got shot and his company was dragged into the mess. Matshidiso thinks she might have discovered a valuable mineral. Bra Solly secretly performs a ritual with a sangoma for Khaya to heal.
Wednesday 20 September 2023
The Sokhulu’s money worries are reignited when Nandi tells them that the NBM money is frozen. Chuma and Nandi are shocked when Rebs announces she’s taking over the depot. Bra Solly wants all his children to change their surnames to his.
Thursday 21 September 2023
Chuma and Nandi are traumatised when Rebs shows them the Bra Gibb murder clean-up by Khaya. Bulelani re-pitches the surname change issue to Nomsa, but she is not budging. Velaphi and Thenji come clean to Chuma about who really killed Bra Gibb.
Friday 22 September 2023
Chuma tells Nandi that they have to let Rebs take over the depot for the Sokhulus sake. Bra Solly is terrified when he wakes up to Nomsa holding boiling water over him. The doctor announces that Khaya needs a kidney donor.
Easing in, swiftly
Khaya needs a kidney donor. Nomcebo praises Chuma for looking out for his brother. Rebs tries to bully Nandi into making her coffee to help her settle into her new office. The test results are out and Bra Solly is the only match.
Tuesday 26 September 2023
Blood Is Thicker than Water
Thenji thanks Bra Solly for giving Khaya his kidney. Bulelani wants Nolitha out of the tavern, but Nolitha warns that he has not seen the last of her. The Sokhulus are together when they see Khaya and Bra Solly in the same ward before they go to theatre.
Wednesday 27 September 2023
Oh shock, oh horror
Mbuso kicks a bin in anger as he watches Chuma and his mother having a tender moment. The Sokhulus worry about the outcome of Khaya and Bra Solly’s surgery. Nka remains adamant about not being anyone’s skivvy.
Thursday 28 September 2023
A Father’s Love
Khaya thanks Bra Solly for the kidney, but he makes it clear to Bra Solly that it does not change anything between them. Nka agrees to work at the shisanyama after seeing how much money the shisanyama makes.
Friday 29 September 2023
Nka the “good” Samaritan
The money made from the illicit cigarettes has arrived and is distributed by Chuma and Nandi makes her first chunk of dirty money. Nka’s tour with the tourists begins and they’re impressed with his good deeds and give him money.