Scandal is a South African soap drama that showcases the ins and outs of working in the world of journalism. It also shows the challenges and triumphs of those starring in the soapie.
Thursday 1 July 2021
Some new information about an old photo puts a brother back on the case. Poloko learns some unpleasant truths. Mlu finally takes the call from KZN. Nonzi sees hope with one but puts her foot down with the other.
Friday 2 July 2021
Mamba and Gorbachev clean up their problem, but Lerumo smells a rat. Simo jumps out of the frying pan into the fire when Duma reveals a secret to Poloko. Both Nonzi and Connie’s plans to reel in their men are not off to a great start.
Monday 5 July 2021
With his back against the wall and the net closing in, Simo stoops to the lowest scum possible with Aya. An unexpected arrival is about to bring trouble in paradise for two lovers.
Tuesday 6 July 2021
Aya drops a bombshell on Thando that results in a gun being drawn. Ndumiso’s suspicions drive him to play a cruel game with someone’s feelings.
Wednesday 7 July 2021
Mamba teaches Simo a lesson but Simo laughs last. Mlu loses it when he finds an unpleasant surprise at home.
Thursday 8 July 2021
A woman, suspicious that her man is cheating, unknowingly opens up to his mistress. Grace’s ex proves to be the trouble that won’t stop giving when his name is connected to a murder.
Friday 9 July 2021
Duma finds out that the truth is buried even further down than he imagined. Zinzile investigates her suspicions and is driven to extreme behaviour.
Monday 12 July 2021
Mamba pushes Duma to become more like him, and is shocked at the result. Simo fights to stay in the game, but is he biting off more than he can chew? Zinzile makes contradicting statements to appease someone and reveal to another.
Tuesday 13 July 2021
Things reach a boiling point as Mamba and Simo try to outsmart each other. An already divided family drifts further apart when a hidden secret is exposed. Nonzi’s game plan threatens to ruin two households.
Wednesday 14 July 2021
A suspect is arrested but what is he going to say to the police? A grim discovery promises answers. Zinzile confronts the woman she believes to be the obstacle in her marriage. One friend makes a promise that another will soon break.
Thursday 15 July 2021
Father and daughter realise they were played by the same man but when confronted, the man claims his love for the girl is real. A wife caught snooping tries to wash away the problem and she finds comfort in the wrong arms.
Friday 16 July 2021
A desperate Boniswa detonates an unexpected bombshell to secure her future, scar her husband, and send an opponent packing for good. Zinzile gets in the ring with an opponent of her own and the gloves come off.
Monday 19 July 2021
Mlungisi gets ultimatums from two different women and Hlengiwe gets a tip-off that could spell disaster for Mamba.
Tuesday 20 July 2021
Strained family relations find themselves under the spotlight and both parties choose to lie. A desperate Mlungisi is outsmarted by Zinzile and so is Nonzi.
Wednesday 21 July 2021
Honesty isn’t always the best policy when the truth puts a man’s career on hold. Dintle takes a big risk trying to get her opponent to show his cards. Dirty laundry is aired for one and all to see.
Thursday 22 July 2021
Mamba tries to defuse the a scandal but causes a potentially bigger problem by succumbing to an old weakness. Lindiwe and Omphile come up with a solution to their family crisis. Zinzile takes Nonzi on, but finds her wielding a weapon no sjambok can match.
Friday 23 July 2021
Mamba crosses a dangerous line when Boniswa calls him out for humiliating her and she seeks revenge through bitter betrayal. Mlungisi and Zinzile’s unexpected reactions to Nonzi’s revelation devastates their daughters.
Monday 26 July 2021
Boniswa gets suspicious when Gorbachev doesn’t want to do what she wants. Zinzile leaves Mlungisi with a bombshell of her own.
Tuesday 27 July 2021
Boniswa sniffs potential treasure in a man’s past and goes fishing. Not everyone is thrilled about the exciting new changes in Mlungisi’s life.
Wednesday 28 July 2021
Boniswa executes a risky plan to get her hands on Mamba’s money. Nonzi continues to manipulate but she goes too far and might have risked everything. Lindiwe and Nhlamulo make plans for the future.
Thursday 29 July 2021
A father finally stands up for his son while another child’s existence is questioned. A woman uses an imminent death to ensure herself a proposal.
Friday 30 July 2021
Judging that the time is right, Boniswa begins to take away everything that Mamba loves. Zinzile busts Nonzi’s one trick, and Nonzi devises another trick, more daring.