The River summaries
EPISODE 126 – GOING IN CIRCLES – MONDAY 3 AUGUST
A victim comes face to face with someone who once wronged her, while the intrigue surrounding Andile’s love affair worsens.
EPISODE 127 – CASE CLOSED – TUESDAY 4 AUGUST
The walls are closing in on Njabulo, while Flora is determined to get to the bottom of her attack.
EPISODE 128 – ABOUT TURN – WEDNESDAY 5 AUGUST
Someone is stunned to learn that putting out an old flame will be harder than they thought. Morena shocks his closest friend when he contemplates turning over a new leaf. The Mokoena’s are stunned by Flora’s drastic decision.
EPISODE 129 – CRASH – THURSDAY 6 AUGUST
Cobra finally faces the unfortunate truth about a family member, while Andile and Njabulo’s relationship moves in another direction.
EPISODE 130 – MY ROOF, MY RULES – FRIDAY 7 AUGUST
Andile is pushed too far, and almost does something he will live to regret. The Mokoena’s dirty laundry is aired in public.
EPISODE 131 – BEWARE OF THE MOM – MONDAY 10 AUGUST
Lindiwe makes a vow that might lead to blood, while Cobra has to face a hard truth about himself.
EPISODE 132 – PARENTING WOES – TUESDAY 11 AUGUST
Cobra is out of his depth and nervous to take on his new role while Andile’s friends and family are concerned with the way he has chosen to deal with his bad luck.
EPISODE 133 – OBLIGATIONS – WEDNESDAY 12 AUGUST
Lindiwe hatches a very out there plan that she hopes will help Andile. Cobra feels betrayed when Kedibone takes matters into her own hands.
EPISODE 134 – GUT THEM WITH A HANGER – THURSDAY 13 AUGUST
Lindiwe resorts to desperate measures when she sees that Andile is hanging on by a thread. Kedibone reads Cobra the riot act after he mistreats a family member.
EPISODE 135 – UNDER THE BUS – FRIDAY 14 AUGUST
Someone’s lies and misdeeds finally catch up with him, and Lindiwe puts a new spin on matchmaking.
EPISODE 136 – THE WORST MEDICINE – MONDAY 17 AUGUST
Cobra has made a mistake that might cost a loved one’s life. Lindiwe’s plan falls apart, and her worst fears come to pass.
EPISODE 137 – A SON’S WOUND – TUESDAY 18 AUGUST
Lindiwe is forced to watch Andile drown and there’s nothing she can do. Cobra has to face the consequences of the bad decisions he’s made.
EPISODE 138 – THE DEVIL’S SPAWN – WEDNESDAY 19 AUGUST
Lindiwe discovers a piece of information that may help save Andile from heartache.
EPISODE 139 – CARBON COPY – THURSDAY 20 AUGUST
Lindiwe puts forward her best foot to crush an enemy, while Cobra makes leeway with a family member.
EPISODE 140 – MY LAAITIE – FRIDAY 21 AUGUST
Cobra goes a step further to make someone feel like a part of the family. Lindiwe wrecks lives in order to protect Andile.
EPISODE 141 – LITTLE FIRES – MONDAY 24 AUGUST
Tumi and Lindani clash over their future. Khabzela takes a big step, impressing his friends and family.
EPISODE 142 – TO BE RIGHT OR TO BE HAPPY – TUESDAY 25 AUGUST
Lindani drops a massive bomb on Tumi while Khabzela’s success inspires his inner circle.
EPISODE 143 – NEARSIGHTED – WEDNESDAY 26 AUGUST
Tumi makes a drastic decision to calm Lindani. Khabzela’s plans don’t go well but he forges forward.
EPISODE 144 – MASSIVE DREAMS – THURSDAY 27 AUGUST
Khabzela receives unexpected news which could change his future. Lindani gets exposed to information about Tumi that leaves him feeling very unsettled.
EPISODE 145 – CANDLELIGHT – FRIDAY 28 AUGUST
Lindani regrets involving Lindiwe in his marriage and Khabzela might have celebrated his achievement too soon.
EPISODE 146 – ABLAZE – MONDAY 31 AUGUST
Lindiwe has some harsh truths about Tumi’s marriage to Lindani, while Khabzela’s joy turns into tears.