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.
Monday 3 May 2021
Simo and a colleague play the blame game and Duma receives a radical suggestion. There is good news at the Ngemas’ which calls for a celebration. Gloria and Rorisang suspect that all is not as it should be at the hotel.
Tuesday 4 May 2021
Poloko is talked into agreeing to a plan which has Mamba fuming when he finds out about it. Lindiwe and Nhlamulo receive seriously alarming news. Timothy is badly thrown when he is questioned by a subordinate.
Wednesday 5 May 2021
Mamba is blind-sided by the consequences of a challenge and a kiss that no one saw coming happens. Nhlamulo receives news he’s been dreading, but what will it mean for Lindiwe? Gloria’s inspired to move in an unexpected direction.
Thursday 6 May 2021
Mamba reels after an interaction that rocks his world and Poloko longs for closure. Nhlamulo hits a major obstacle and Lindiwe scrambles to try and save him. Disappointed Efua again turns to her knight in shining armour.
Friday 7 May 2021
Mamba atones for past sins and drops a bombshell on Boniswa. Lindiwe has created only a temporary solution to a serious long term problem. Rorisang finds that more is expected of her than she bargained for.
Monday 10 May 2021
Mamba withholds important information which could save a family member’s life. Zinzile suspects her daughter is two-timing a young man. A couple lives the soft life at the hotel while Timothy admits to catching feelings.
Tuesday 11 May 2021
Boniswa makes a deadly pact with an unlikely ally and Aya receives shocking information. Zinzile stumbles on a startling find which is quickly explained. Gloria arrives at a decision in order to save her hustle.
Wednesday 12 May 2021
Omphile’s suspicions grow and Lindiwe feels the pressure mounting. Boniswa saves the day in the nick of time. Gloria is on the up and up but Timothy lucks out.
Thursday 13 May 2021
Secrets and lies close in on Lindiwe when Zinzile receives some information. Aya is not dealing with receiving shocking news. Timothy comes clean about his feelings but is he being strung along?
Friday 14 May 2021
Zinzile is caught red-handed for the wrong thing which forces her to reveal the truth. A family member’s decision has serious consequences for Duma. Rorisang starts to believe there is a ghost in the hotel.
Monday 17 May 2021
Mlungisi takes serious action after learning that secrets are being kept from him. Boniswa feels all is lost until some valuable information comes her way. Rorisang makes a discovery which compromises Timothy.
Tuesday 18 May 2021
Lindiwe is defiant about a celebration and weapons are drawn when a fight over Nhlamulo gets heated. Boniswa suggests using the Mamba name as the answer to all problems. Rorisang ropes a ‘guest’ into a game of cat-and-mouse.
Wednesday 19 May 2021
Mlungisi makes a morally questionable choice and a celebration is disrupted by a devastating occurrence. Mamba decides to take a drastic step that will affect everyone around him. Rorisang has to lie to a minor to protect herself.
Thursday 20 May 2021
The Ngemas are convinced that a terrible mistake has been made but subsequent events say otherwise. Mamba is taken aback when what he believes to be a generous offer doesn’t have the expected result. Rorisang’s recent behaviour is reported to someone in authority.
Friday 21 May 2021
Desperate Mlungisi is left with only one appalling solution to a problem and Nhlamulo is confronted about his plan. Poloko confides something highly sensitive and deeply personal. Timothy busts some employees but has a bombshell dropped on him.
Monday 24 May 2021
Zinzile is plagued by terrible fears for the future and Mlungisi takes a massive risk in order to save his family situation. Poloko seeks answers and guidance from beyond this world. Despite being deeply hurt, Timothy takes a gamble to help a loved one.
Tuesday 25 May 2021
Mlungisi issues a serious warning and makes a discovery that confirms a suspicion and opens a can of worms. Mamba makes the decision to move forward from a rejection. Gloria and Timothy get a crash course in chaos management.
Wednesday 26 May 2021
Zinzile extracts a promise but learns that nothing stays hidden forever. It doesn’t rain but it pours for Duma. The truth sets Timothy free.
Thursday 27 May 2021
The revelation of a secret defeats Mlungisi but it is not the worst discovery he makes. Simo arrives at a far reaching decision about his future. Tebello seems set to return to an old stomping ground.
Friday 28 May 2021
Mlungisi attacks another man in a fit of rage and Zinzile apologises for being the cause of big family changes. Not everyone is happy when Mamba agrees to play a different tune. Seipati is encouraged to spoil herself a little at someone else’s expense.
Monday 31 May 2021
Javas imparts some information which could have terrible consequences for a family over which a potentially devastating secret already hangs. Boniswa lies in order to agitate a possible ally into action. Seipati learns that not all moms are nice.