Soapie teasers: 17 January 2017

By Faeza
17 January 2017

The Queen

The case of the dead schoolboy gets more complicated, with an unexpected twist at the end. Tuelo uncovers information that is about to change an entire case.


As they come to terms with the terror and the tragedy of the attack, Mandla wants someone to pay the price. Thandeka gets what she once wished for, but it breaks her heart. Meanwhile, Jabu deals with Melusi’s fears.

Rhythm City

Engelbrecht comes up empty as Vinolia changes her testimony. David is still trying to figure out what happened to the missing horns. Lungile pledges his loyalty and support to Bongi. Sabelo tries to make up for his blatant sabotage of the children's futures.


Yvonne has to make a difficult choice, but realises there is a potentially attractive option available to her. Stokkies has big plans which come with a big price tag. A long held suspicion of Zinzile's is confirmed too late for her to do anything about it.


Mulalo uses his power to cover up for Teboho. Mojalefa Uncle makes a startling accusation against Serithi. Pule is caught between a rock and a hard place.


The blows just keep coming for Tshidi. Nolwazi has a huge decision to make - will she follow her head or her heart? Tau has sex with his estranged wife.

Skeem Saam

A spanner is thrown in the works just when Lelo thinks it’s all systems go. A new student struggles to fit in the new environment. Things go pear-shaped at a carefully orchestrated ambush.


Barker warns Nikiwe that he prefers to keep things unpredictable. Morongwa finds out what’s expected of her in return for the “gifts”. Barker makes it clear to Jody what being a Haines means.


Mxolisi has another plan to deal with Mondli because he wants him dead. MaNzuza gets the shock of her life when she learns who killed her son. Mondli is on a mission to arrest the Xulus. Smangele puts pressure on Buhle not to change her mind about the baby.