Uzalo tells the story of two families in the township of Kwa-Mashu: the Mdletshe family which plays a significant role in the management of the Kwamashu Kingdom Church and the Xulu family which runs a car theft syndicate.
The connection between the families is that their eldest sons were switched at birth during the period when Nelson Mandela was released from prison. Uzalo details the relationships and conflict between members of the two families as part of a complex story.
Thulani and Godfather indulge in their newfound assets. Njeza rejects Sibonelo’s lobola. Fikile regrets staying with Sbu.
Thursday 2 July 2020
Nkunzi and MaNgcobo slowly feel the walls closing in on them. Sibonelo shocks everyone by agreeing to a ridiculous amount of ilobola. Sbu tries to prove Fikile wrong by stepping up as a man.
Friday 3 July 2020
A desperate Nkunzi enlists Zekhethelo’s help. MaZaza’s sudden change in lifestyle makes Nomcebo suspicious that she’s hiding something. Fikile finally lets the cat out the bag.
Monday 6 July 2020
MaNgcobo finds herself turned on by a bull determined not to let his enemies win. Zekhethelo finds herself without shelter, and is made an offer that is too tempting to resist. Fikile takes a pregnancy test and is surprised by what she learns.
Tuesday 7 July 2020
Thulani and Godfather make big moves while Nkunzi woos MaNgcobo. MaZaza runs into some big trouble. Fikile is hit with a dilemma regarding herself, Sbu and the pregnancy.
Wednesday 8 July 2020
MaNgcobo and Nkunzi’s tough days are far from being over. Nonka is stunned by Fikile’s heartlessness but Fikile explains her reasons while MaZaza ups the ante on Gabisile with more ridiculous demands and a stunning revelation.
Thursday 9 July 2020
MaNgcobo learns that Njeza is working with the Khanyile boys, and ideas start forming in her head. Knowledge of Sibonelo’s pending marriages has MaZaza heightening her demands. Sbu’s kindness towards Fikile because of her ‘pregnancy’, starts to make her feel guilty.
Friday 10 July 2020
Njeza lays down the law for Sibonelo now that he’s forced to accept his pending marriage to Nonka. Zekhethelo and MaMlambo find themselves at the mercy of Godfather. Fikile is turned on by a transformed Sbu.
Monday 13 July 2020
MaZaza drops a bombshell during Sibonelo and Nonka’s wedding and it appears that Fikile’s plan to keep a secret may backfire on her.
Tuesday 14 July 2020
Nkunzi, MaNgcobo and Nosipho escape by the skin of their teeth and Sbu makes a drastic decision where his family’s concerned.
Wednesday 15 July 2020
The Khanyile brothers come to the realisation that Nkunzi is a force to be reckoned with. Nonka returns to her family but they send her back where she came from. Fikile tries to get Sbu to put a bun in her oven.
Thursday 16 July 2020
Thulani offers Nosipho a fake apology. Njeza kicks Nonka out of the Xaba house. Fikile wants constant sex, much to Sbu’s misery.
Friday 17 July 2020
Nomcebo finds a letter in MaZaza’s room that may lead to her finding out the truth about her son. Nyawo makes Mondli feel that there’s a new sheriff at the police station. Fikile’s lie gets bigger and bigger by the day.
Monday 20 July 2020
Nkunzi is forced to swallow a bitter pill about how similar he is to his enemies. Realising that her marriage is dwindling, Sphilile has to swallow her pride and seek help. Someone gets her period and is frustrated beyond measure.
Tuesday 21 July 2020
Nosipho secures a love back but for the greater family good. Zekhethelo makes a desperate call to a man she would’ve rather left in the past. Fikile’s lies are catching up to her, and her conscience is not helping.
Wednesday 22 July 2020
Sibonelo gives his wives an ultimatum. MaNgcobo makes it clear she will take no prisoners if her loved one is hurt and Fikile keeps digging a deeper hole for herself with Sbu.
Thursday 23 July 2020
The brother’s relationship reaches boiling point and the battle lines are drawn between Nonka and Sphilile. Qhabanga and Nomcebo’s relationship continues to be tested and Fikile struggles to keep up the charade.
Friday 24 July 2020
MaZaza’s revenge plans are halted when an emotional Nomcebo reveals she’s still grappling with Khehla’s disappearance.
Monday 27 July 2020
Sibonelo re-assures Nonka she’s the first wife regardless of Sphilile’s lobola amount. Fikile finds out her man is planning a baby shower for her.
Tuesday 28 July 2020
Nomcebo finally finds closure. Nkunzi starts to have doubts about Nosipho pulling off their plan. Sbu enlists Nonka and Nosipho’s help in surprising Fikile.
Wednesday 29 July 2020
Sibonelo decides on a permanent solution to get rid of Mazaza. The battle lines are drawn between two brothers who have recently struck gold. Sbu sets himself up for a major disappointment as he flaunts his role as a father to the world.
Thursday 30 July 2020
Sibonelo is forced to take matters into his hands, and it’s a bloody sight. Qhabanga comes to a sobering realization about Nomcebo’s sudden disappearance. Sbu’s lingering achievement turns into a booby trap.