The River is a South African television series tells the story of Khanyisa Diamonds mine owner Lindiwe Dlamini-Dikana, who is ruthless and calculating, and the extent she will go to in order to protect her family and maintain her lavish lifestyle. Lindiwe is married to provincial police commissioner Zweli Dikana, and is a mother to Andile and Mbali Dikana, step-mother to Nomonde Dikana. The Dikanas live in a mansion in Pretoria East, South Africa.
Thursday 1 April 2021
Black and Blue
Zweli bares his soul to Lindiwe while Cobra’s soul is taunted by the flashy lifestyle he can’t afford.
Friday 2 April 2021
Lindiwe struggles with the possibility of losing Zweli. Cobra’s jealousy takes him back to making selfish, rash decisions.
Monday 5 April 2021
The Royal Bakoena
Lindiwe and Zolani do the one thing Zweli would have not wanted them to do and Cobra calls up the musketeers looking to ‘cause some trouble.
Tuesday 6 April 2021
Dreamt it up
Lindiwe is at her wits’ end and her marriage is hanging by a thread. Kedibone is confused by the new information she receives.
Wednesday 7 April 2021
Let the good times roll
Lindiwe can’t stop Zweli from walking away and the good life starts to taste a little sour to Cobra.
Thursday 8 April 2021
The Prince of Thieves
News of Cobra living large like royalty reaches Refilwe. Lindiwe is running out of plans.
Friday 9 April 2021
Lindiwe is tormented as Zweli serves her a deadly punishment. Cobra’s party comes to a very abrupt end.
Monday 12 April 2021
Trouble continues to brew in the Dikana house as Zweli acts out and the chickens finally come home to roost for Cobra.
Tuesday 13 April 2021
Not ready to forgive
Lindiwe watches the man she loves spiral out of control while things become increasingly tense in the Mokoena household.
Wednesday 14 April 2021
The Dikana children are left speechless by the devastation Zweli has brought into the house. Tshepiso has some talents the Mokoenas were not aware of.
Thursday 15 April 2021
I will fight for you
Khabzela is shot by Cupid’s arrow. The Dikanas are shocked as Zweli takes things to a new level of rebellion.
Friday 16 April 2021
Zolani fumes at the disrespect Zweli’s showing Lindiwe. Tshepiso has a surprise for Khabzela.
Monday 19 April 2021
The people’s bae!
Things become a little more difficult for Tshepiso as her community tries to figure out what to do with her.
Tuesday 20 April 2021
Dimpho is overcome by her own fears as her friend rediscovers herself. Just as Lindiwe puts out a fire for Zweli, he betrays her in the worst possible manner.
Wednesday 21 April 2021
Emma gets a surprise visit that forces her to deal with her past and Kedibone hits another brick wall in her fight for Tshepiso.
Thursday 22 April 2021
Zolani is caught between Emma and Zungazi’s tempestuous relationship while Kedibone faces new challenges as she tries to help Tshepiso.
Friday 23 April 2021
Why are you running?
Emma gets the shock of her life after her loved one reveals her true intentions. Kedibone is left at a loss for words when she stumbles upon something she wasn’t supposed to see.
Monday 26 April 2021
You look good in orange
Emma’s issues with a family member escalate and things remain bleak for Tshepiso.
Tuesday 27 April 2021
Enter the Cullens
Emma is desperate to save her new family while also protecting herself and Tshepiso finally gets what she wants.
Wednesday 28 April 2021
Mabutho and his new friend grow closer while Emma agrees to go along with a few dark dealings to get rid of a ghost from her past.
Thursday 29 April 2021
Guilt haunts Emma and Tshepiso gets an unexpected visitor.
Friday 30 April 2021
An elaborate plan takes shape and Kedibone is at her wits end after her efforts to broker peace don’t work.