Riona is a fantasy thriller set in pre-colonial Nigeria that tells the story of a wicked King and a village under siege. Rebellion looms as King Ofotokun does all he can to stop a dark prophesy from getting fulfilled. That a child born under the rising of the dark moon will take his life.
Thursday 1 April 2021
Itse sets patrols against treachery in Ireale. Kumene mourns. Monoyo learns the bitter truth.
Friday 2 April 2021
Abugewa apologizes to Kumene. Omereyon overrides Otokun’s wishes. Jolomi comes bearing gifts, an apology and an offer.
Saturday 3 April 2021
Agbeyegbe gets into more trouble. Esanjumi finds her way home. Monoyo makes it to the palace.
Sunday 4 April 2021
Esanjumi shares a hopeless situation with Akwaugo. Agbeyegbe does not find the help he seeks. Tsato has it in for Jolomi.
Monday 5 April 2021
Aghan asks permission for a visit to the Ireale community. Kumene hides her guilt from the rebel group. Meejebi forgives Esanjumi.
Tuesday 6 April 2021
A surprising contingent arrives at the palace. Abieyuwa questions the path her life has taken. Edonmi sees an opportunity to get closer to the king.
Wednesday 7 April 2021
Kumene plants doubts in Tsema’s mind. The witch asks for Agbeyegbe. The rebellion hear about the Prince’s visit to Ireale.
Thursday 8 April 2021
Agbeyegbe comes face to face with Atigbi and a terrifying solution to his woes. The rebels make a move certain to have serious consequences.
Friday 9 April 2021
Omereyon plots. Agbeyegbe has an encounter. Amaju learns a chilling truth.
Saturday 10 April 2021
Agbeyegbe has a message for the king. Edonmi and Omereyon plan for peace. Misan gets some bad news.
Sunday 11 April 2021
The council discuss Amaju’s death. Freegene brings the news of Anomu’s death. Misan mourns for Amaju.
Monday 12 April 2021
Norioghene returns to Oyomere. Towu sets out on a mission of his own. Tsema, Jereoma and Omasan are lost in the forest.
Tuesday 13 April 2021
Norioghene gets terrifying news from Atigbi and comes face to face with her destiny. Arenyeka gets the wool pulled over her eyes.
Wednesday 14 April 2021
Towu’s rude awakening. The parents get Atigbi’s messages. Arenyeka makes a deal with Atigbi.
Thursday 15 April 2021
Atseaghan saves Agbeyegbe. Aso meets Misan. Ofotokun makes a move.
Friday 16 April 2021
Misan ponders Ofotokun’s proposal. Kumene ends her affair with Aburowa. Monoyo is about to be exposed.
Saturday 17 April 2021
Arenyeka refrains from revealing Monoyo’s secret. Aburowa confides in Arubi. Towu confesses to Amori.
Sunday 18 April 2021
Monoyo tells Laju a new story. Tsato moves into his new hut. Kumene avoids Aburowa.
Monday 19 April 2021
Edonmi fails to win Omereyon over. Freegene blames Nere for their Atigbi problems. Laju asks to be taken to the palace.
Tuesday 20 April 2021
Idolor’s hands are tied. Roli encourages Misan to consider the path of royalty. Atigbi draws the battle lines with Arenyeka.
Wednesday 21 April 2021
Misan makes a decision. Tsema gives her father something to think about. Monoyo faces heartbreak.
Thursday 22 April 2021
Monoyo attacks Misan. Kumene and Aburowa discuss their future. Misan questions her decision.
Friday 23 April 2021
Ofotokun scolds Monoyo. Nogho and Otumara gossip about the impending marriage. Aso tries to explain things to Tsema
Saturday 24 April 2021
Tsegboritse hunts for Norioghene’s killer. Towu panics as the net closes in on him. Monoyo refuses to back down.
Sunday 25 April 2021
The palace prepares for the royal wedding. Edonmi must see Arenyeka for answers. Dunmi makes a traitorous discovery.
Monday 26 April 2021
Dunmi confronts Aburowa about his secret. Atseaghan tries to figure out what Agbeyegbe and Ebietsuwa are hiding. Ofortokun learns what Monoyo did.
Tuesday 27 April 2021
Monoyo is returned to Arenyeka in shame as she refuses to face reality. Misan marries the King.
Wednesday 28 April 2021
The tragedy of Monoyo. Abieyuwa instills dread in Misan. Kumene and Aburowa sever ties.
Thursday 29 April 2021
Agbeyegbe is set free. Tsegboritse queries Roli’s motives. Married life begins for Ofotokun and Misan.
Friday 30 April 2021
Towu gives the people around him cause for concern. A heartbroken Arenyeka seeks justice for Monoyo. Ofotokun sinks to new depths of darkness.