Soapie preview for Rhythm City: June

Monday, 2 June 2014: Mampho enlists Reneilwe’s help with the school elections. Cuba suspects that Suffocate might hurt Puleng again. David returns, and immediately plots revenge. Lucilla makes her choice between DH and Zolani.

Tuesday, 3 June 2014: Niki decides that she needs a job. Kop and Mamokete are relieved when Reneilwe chooses to go back to school. Lucilla gets terrible news about DH.  

Wednesday, 4 June 2014: Reneilwe convinces Mampho to run in the election. Niki reaches out to Suffocate for help with a job, but runs into Puleng. Lucilla tries to remain optimistic but a call from Stefanie shatters everything. 

Thursday, 5 June 2014: Reneilwe digs dirt on Amo, but it explodes in their faces. Puleng offers Niki a job. Zolani and Lucilla bond over the crisis around DH. Stefanie says she is coming back to deal with the situation.

Friday, 6 June 2014: Reneilwe tries desperately to convince Mampho that their only hope of winning the elections is a dirty tricks campaign. Lobola negotiations get underway. Niki starts her first day working for Puleng. Zolani is forced to admit that his brother is dead. 


Monday, 9 June 2014: Zolani and Lucilla are overwhelmed by their kiss. Zolani’s mother comes to town. Cuba reminds Puleng to watch out for Niki. Mampho is not impressed with Reneilwe’s underhanded tactics.  

Tuesday, 10 June 2014: Reneilwe’s angry that Mampho is talking to Mamokete about her. Puleng discovers Niki’s condition. Lucilla witnesses first-hand the strained relationship between Zolani and his mother.

Wednesday, 11 June 2014: Zolani has his first run-in with David while Thoko blames him for DH’s death. Puleng takes Suffocate to task about firing a pregnant Niki. Reneilwe and Mampho’s election fight escalates. 

Thursday, 12 June 2014: Amo tries to sow dissent between Mampho and Reneilwe. Niki’s cramps get worse and she and Puleng are getting closer. Lucilla tries to talk to Thoko about her attitude towards Zolani. Suffocate is blown away by the first scan of his child.

Friday, 13 June 2014: David tries to make an alliance with Stefanie. Suffocate tries to talk to Puleng to see if there is still a future for them. Lucilla confronts Thoko and tells her she is destroying what’s left of her family. 


Monday, 16 June 2014: Things become awkward when Thoko tells Lucilla that she knows that she and DH would have gotten married. Niki comes to apologise, and Puleng loses it. Reneilwe and Mampho eventually make up.

Tuesday, 17 June 2014: Lucilla wants to come clean and tell Thoko about her and Zolani. Suffocate tries to convince Puleng that he didn’t betray her. Prudence is very insecure about her position at Redemption. 

Wednesday, 18 June 2014: Sifiso and Kop are worried about Miles being out of sorts. Zolani and Lucilla try to steal a moment of intimacy in the middle of the chaos. The lobola negotiations break down and Cuba gives Puleng an ultimatum.  

Thursday, 19 June 2014: Sifiso is convinced that Prudence is the one who is about to be fired. Lucilla is hopeful that Thoko will approve of her and Zolani’s relationship.

Friday, 20 June 2014: Thoko is horrified with Lucilla’s confession. Stefanie and David plot to keep Zolani from taking over DH’s empire. Niki finds hope in Puleng and Suffocate’s split. Sifiso struggles to tell Prudence that she is getting fired. 


Monday, 23 June 2014: Suffocate’s joy at Puleng agreeing to marry him is deflated when he gets bad news from Niki. Stefanie makes her play for Thoko.

Tuesday, 24 June 2014: Stefanie blackmails Zolani. Puleng walks in on Niki baring her heart to Suffocate. Prudence takes Sifiso on a drunken and rebellious trip to Redemption.

Wednesday, 25 June 2014: When Zolani tells Lucilla that Thoko wants him to marry Stefanie, Lucilla is uncertain what he’ll do.

Thursday, 26 June 2014: Thoko reels at the news that Zolani and Lucilla are involved. Prudence and Sifiso wake up at Redemption Records. The place is an absolute mess and Prudence has no pants on. Puleng tells Suffo that it’s over.  

Friday, 27 June 2014: David is frustrated in his attempts to find out more about what’s happening with the Mkhize family. Cuba give up hope of changing Puleng’s mind. 


Monday, 30 June 2014: Zolani makes a tough choice between his love for Lucilla and heading his brother’s empire. Niki confronts her feelings and opens up to Suffocate. Sifiso insists on viewing video footage of the night they got drunk to find out whether he and Prudence had sex.