SCANDAL! is a true melting pot of South African life depicted through the heightened and entertaining genre of soap in which its villains and heroes play out the complex twists and turns of their lives in their home, business and recreational environments.
SCANDAL! is a half-hour soap opera broadcast daily (Monday to Friday) on e.tv at 19h30 with an omnibus of the week’s episodes every Saturday.
Monday 2 January 2023
The plot thickens as the first strike is made and Nhlamulo feels the rug pulled out from under his feet. Mo lets her hair down and Karabo is triggered as he listens to her drunken ramblings. Jakes comes to Winnie’s aid in her time of need.
Tuesday 3 January 2023
It’s total mayhem when Nhlamulo can’t find his loved ones. Karabo crosses a big line when Motshabi is in a vulnerable position. Winnie pleads with Jojo to do her one last favour.
Wednesday 4 January 2023
Mdala is like a dog with a bone to confirm his suspicions, leaving a woman very anxious. Dintle confronts Reggie and demands that he see the shocking truth about his son.
Thursday 5 January 2023
Mdala strikes hard and Vuvu is shaken by Nhlamulo’s parting words. Compromising material is leaked to the internet and an attack ensues. Mbali is confronted by damning evidence.
Friday 6 January 2023
Unknowingly, a man becomes a hostage, a woman prepares to flee and a gun is drawn. A young man faces severe criminal charges. Petunia finally has to see the truth and take a stand.
Monday 9 January 2023
Mdala is faced with an earth shattering revelation. In his desperation Karabo turns to an unlikely person for help. Winnie starts rounding up her allies.
Tuesday 10 January 2023
A woman is shocked and devastated to be stripped of everything she owns. Motshabi shocks with a surprising confession. A friend and mother join forces to help a woman when no one will.
Wednesday 11 January 2023
Mdala makes an even bigger claim on Nhlamulo, but trouble starts brewing in his camp. A young man feels vindicated, but his glee is short lived. A bus station cashier is questioned, but will she reveal anything?
Thursday 12 January 2023
A couple battle over betrayals and it’s heartbreak when one decides to leave. Dintle shows up as a mother, but the sacrifice she must make tears away at her. Mbali starts losing support, but rallies for number one.
Friday 13 January 2023
Mbali has to go back to her old ways to achieve her goals. Tlhogi regrets her past decisions and sees no way out of her present situation. Uthuli Waste is targeted and Jojo goes all out to stop it. Karabo surprises Layla with a request.
Monday 16 January 2023
Jojo makes a stunning discovery and Mbali tries to spin the truth to fit her version of events. Mdala uses Taps’ mistake to his advantage to force Nhlamulo’s hand. Dintle has fabulous news to share with friends and family.
Tuesday 17 January 2023
Jojo finds himself with a problem to solve and an urgent plan to be made. Kutlwano implores Dintle to reopen a door to the past. Mbali’s latest actions continue to heap pain upon an innocent party.
Wednesday 18 January 2023
Taps is ready to see and be seen, but will his mouth invite more trouble than he can handle? An appeal on television brings a mysterious woman out of the woods. Mbali finds out that the way to a man’s heart is not always through his stomach.
Thursday 19 January 2023
Bra Jakes gets into mischief, which leads to Levels being shut down by a crazed villain. A man’s unexpected return is cause for concern. In a desperate attempt to clear her name Winnie convinces a friend to break the law.
Friday 20 January 2023
Taps and Jakes need to work together to dig themselves out of trouble. Dintle receives news that causes her to be wary. Mbali suspects her sister of some sinister actions.
Monday 23 January 2023
Trouble knocks on Nhlamulo’s door and backs him into a wall. Mo refuses to play nice. Mbali is on a mission to find the mystery caller. Dintle is adamant to make things work and draws clear parameters with a well-known trouble-maker.
Tuesday 24 January 2023
Old friends are forced to work together to help one of their own. An uninvited guest arrives and is shocked by who she sees. Mbali comes to a mistaken but dangerous conclusion.
Wednesday 25 January 2023
Two men have to keep their wits about them to ensure a positive outcome to a dangerous endeavor. Dintle is temporarily annoyed but won’t let it dampen her spirits. After her slip up, Tabea is worried that Mbali might harm an innocent.
Thursday 26 January 2023
A woman is shocked speechless by a bombshell that will leave devastation in its path. Mbali reveals her hand and can’t reverse her actions. Taps warns that one day he will collect a debt.
Friday 27 January 2023
A woman fears she might have stoked a fire that she can’t tame. Kutlwano insists that the truth will be revealed. Jojo has some tough questions and Nhlamulo has to choose his words wisely.
Monday 30 January 2023
Mbali gets into the driver’s seat, determined to take matters into her own hands. A man receives earth shattering news beyond his wildest imaginings. In turn Nhlamulo receives wonderful news, but is he ready for his biggest challenge yet?
Tuesday 31 January 2023
Mbali is one step ahead of her rivals. Mdala tries to fix what he broke. A world is splintered. Taps tries to extend an olive branch to Nhlamulo.
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