Muvhango Teasers for June and July 2020: Muvhango is a South African television soap opera, created by Duma Ndlovu. It is broadcast on the public TV channel SABC 2, and has an average of 5.5 million daily viewers. The first episode was aired on 7 April 1997. It was the first Tshivenda language TV drama, but later became multilingual in order to showcase that languages and cultures of South Africa should be used to unite rather than divide. The creator of Muvhango is Zulu by ancestry, but can speak and is fluent in all South African languages.
The show is built on a premise that “umuntu ngumuntu ngabantu” meaning that we exist within a context. The show has strong family orientated storylines that seeks to speak to the conflict between the traditional and the modern ways. The Vhakwevho’s are the custodians of the traditional side of things while the Johannesburg lot focuses on the modern ways.
In 2006 the series was nominated for the South African Film and Television Award for best soap opera.
Muvhango Recent Episode
Muvhango Teasers for July 2020
Wednesday 1 July 2020
Dee’s plan to get Tenda’s attention fails. Hangwani is devastated when Rendani moves out of the house. Gugu is confronted with a ghost from the past.
Thursday 2 July 2020
Qhawe has Gugu tailed. Didi tries to hook up Tenda with Bonolo. Ausi Ntsoaki takes business away from Hangwani.
Friday 3 July 2020
Didi’s match making plan fails. Tenda becomes intrigued with Bonolo. Susan confronts Mpho for making demands on Azwindini. Mpho is surprised when Bonolo rocks up in Tenda’s office.
Monday 6 July 2020
The arrival of a suitable contender on the scene throws off one of Thathe’s finest. Something is awakened in Gugu. Ausi Ntsoaki runs out of luck.
Tuesday 7 July 2020
Mpho is not happy to hear that her plan may have backfired. Gugu is freaked out about having a baby with a total stranger. Marang throws Ausi Ntsoaki out.
Wednesday 8 July 2020
Kgosi feels depressed when his girlfriend dumps him. Azwindini is unaware of the effect his inability to change has on Mpho. Gugu comes up with a new plan to have a baby.
Thursday 9 July 2020
Mpho crosses a line when she makes a phone call that will potentially destroy Tendamudzimu’s romantic evening. Gugu puts a proposal to Muzi that she wants them to do together but he is shocked and unprepared for what it actually entails. Kgosi deals with the backlash of having gone viral on social media.
Friday 10 July 2020
Tenda’s romantic dinner with his new romantic interest gets rudely interrupted, with horrifying consequences. Desperate Kgosi takes up Matshidiso’s offer to turn him into a chick-magnet. Muzi proves his love for Gugu by offering to fulfil her heart’s desire.
Monday 13 July 2020
Mpho admits that she sabotaged Tenda’s date. His reaction blows her away. Muzi wants to make a baby the old-fashioned way, will he be able to convince Gugu? After listening to his friends laughing at him, Kgosi realises he needs to start taking Matshidiso’s advice seriously.
Azwindini advises Vhangani to make the real culprit pay for Mpfareni’s nephew’s wheelchair.
Tuesday 14 July 2020
The clock ticks on Mpho and Tenda’s affair as Azwindini arrives in unannounced. Muzi almost looses his manhood. Kgosi gets his groove back.
Wednesday 15 July 2020
Mpfareni takes a firm stand for her nephew and challenges Tenda. Muzi and Qhawe’s paths cross. Kgosi is put in his place by Tsholo’s new man.
Thursday 16 July 2020
Mpfareni finds herself in hot water when she defies the MEC. Gugu finds herself unable to stick to the rules she’s laid down, when it comes to her and Muzi’s baby making. Matshidiso’s coaching of Kgosi to be an alpha male has some unforeseen consequences.
Friday 17 July 2020
Gugu goes to Muzi’s hotel room and gets a horrible surprise. Matshidiso asks Mbali to help her with Kgosi’s women issues. Mpho rewards Tenda for helping Vhangani.
Monday 20 July 2020
Gugu has to watch Muzi and Precious play house. The royal compound investigates who bought the wheel chair. Shaz drops hints to Kgosi that there might be someone into him. Mpho has consummated her new romance.
Tuesday 21 July 2020
Mpho is unsettled by Gizara’s insinuation that she has influence over Tenda. Gugu tells Muzi that they can’t be together until he gets a divorce. Mbali takes Matshidiso up on her offer.
Wednesday 22 July 2020
Gizara fears that Mpho may be onto his secret deal with Tenda. Gugu gets an answer to her prayers. Kgosi vows to give up on love.
Thursday 23 July 2020
Kgosi apologises to Didi and they decide to be friends again. Gugu’s pregnancy test brings forth surprising results. Tenda reveals a secret to Gizara that could get Mpho into trouble.
Friday 24 July 2020
Gizara finds himself in a tight corner. Gugu struggles to adjust to her new reality. Shaz wants to protect a loved from a known viper.
Monday 27 July 2020
Gugu finds out that MaMbatha has cancer. Mbali leads Kgosi on. Mpho gets into an unholy alliance with Gizara.
Tuesday 28 July 2020
Gugu realizes that they’re potentially building on a sinkhole in Thathe. MaMbatha tells Imani to take care of Gugu if she doesn’t make it. Shaz and Didi are suspicious about Matshidiso and Mbali’s friendship.
Wednesday 29 July 2020
A damning report on the land MMC is working on in Thathe comes to light but KK shows there is even more trouble. Kgosi has a new woman in his life and it has caused a stir among his friends. Imani accompanies MaMbatha for her chemo treatment and learns valuable lesson about life and love.
Thursday 30 July 2020
KK wants to investigate Mbali. Will Matshidiso be able to stop him? Imani challenges MaMbatha’s doctor, she doesn’t agree with his approach. Gugu threatens KK.
Friday 31 July 2020
Disaster strikes MMC’s operations in Venda, and the heat is on to beat Tendamudzimu at his own game. Imani experiences a change of heart about MaMbatha’s oncologist as she gets to know about his passions more intimately.
Kgosi unexpectedly hits Mbali’s sweet spot when he disregards Matshidiso’s sound advice.
Muvhango Teasers for June 2020
Muvhango Teasers for Monday 1 June 2020
Azwindini shocks everyone when he relents to Mpho’s wishes. Gugu suffers an unexpected loss. Marang’s unexpected guest drives them insane.
Muvhango Teasers for Monday 1 June 2020Tuesday 2 June 2020
Vho-Masindi sabotages Mpho’s chances of being a candidate. Gugu and Qhawe are hard hit by their loss. James and Marang deal with their unwelcomed guest that refuses to leave.
Muvhango Teasers for Wednesday 3 June 2020
Mpho gets the job and finds out that she’ll be working closely with Tenda. Gugu blames Qhawe for her loss. Ausi Ntsoaki and Hangwani hit it off.
Muvhango Teasers for Thursday 4 June 2020
Mpho hides the truth about her new appointment. A rapid romance kicks off with Rendani and Hulisani. Hangwani unknowingly reveals Ausi Ntsoaki’s secret.
Muvhango Teasers for Friday 5 June 2020
Mpho and Tenda lock horns and Mpho comes off second best. Rendani is in love but Shaz wonders if it’s going to last. Marang feels bad when Ausi Ntsoaki tells her the full story of what happened to her.
Muvhango Teasers for Monday 8 June 2020
Mpho volunteers to make a sacrifice to save the Vhakevho from being torn apart. Rendani makes an unexpected discovery about Hulisani after she commits to him. Ausi Ntsoaki’s interview goes bad. She’s not leaving anytime soon.
Muvhango Teasers for Tuesday 9 June 2020
Mpho has resigned from working under Tendamudzimu, but other chieftainships in other regions have something to say about it. All hell breaks loose in Hangwani’s household when she finds Rendani’s marriage certificate. Marang is pleased that things are going well for Ausi Ntsoaki.
Muvhango Teasers for Wednesday 10 June 2020
Azwindini finally gives Mpho his blessing, but the blessings have conditions. After all the indifference Hulisani wins Hangwani over. Apparently Ausi Ntsoaki is cursed.
Muvhango Teasers for Thursday 11 June 2020
Tenda is convinced that Mpho has been sent by the royal house to spy on him. Shaz finds out Rendani’s secret, will she keep her mouth shut? Ausi Seipati tells Ausi Ntsoaki that she needs a cleansing ceremony.
Muvhango Teasers for Friday 12 June 2020
Azwindini reveals his scheme to trap Tendamudzimu, to which Mpho has an unexpected reaction. Rendani’s fears are justified when Gizara finds out about her secret marriage. There are strange happenings in James and Marang’s house when Ausi Ntsoaki undergoes a ritual to lift her curse.
Muvhango Teasers for Monday 15 June 2020
The trap is set, Azwindini relishes the outcome only to be betrayed by one so close. Gizara comes face to face with Hulisani and gives him an ultimatum for the sake of Rendani. Ausi Ntsoaki is ready to throw in the towel but the prophet reveals something life-changing.
Muvhango Teasers for Tuesday 16 June 2020
Azwindini wants Mpho to spy on Tenda. Tenda warns Hulisani that the Vhakwevho will never accept him. Ausi Ntsoaki fires James’s helper.
Muvhango Teasers for Wednesday 17 June 2020
Mpho and Tenda share a tender moment. Rendani decides to go without her family’s blessing over her marriage. Ausi Ntsoaki tries to secure her job in James and Marang’s house.
Muvhango Teasers for Thursday 18 June 2020
Ambani gives Tendamuzimu a hard time, they want Tenda to lose. Gizara put his head on the chopping block for Rendani. Ausi Ntsoaki’s prophecy finally comes true.
Muvhango Teasers for Friday 19 June 2020
Azwindini feels betrayed by his loved one. Rendani arrives in Thathe to face the family. Hangwani opens Ntsoaki’s eyes to something she is oblivious to.
Muvhango Teasers for Monday 22 June 2020
Mpho is touched when Tenda takes her suggestions to heart. Rendani assumes she will be able to have a royal wedding…but things are not that simple. Marang and James are stunned by Ausi Ntsoaki’s demands.
Muvhango Teasers for Tuesday 23 June 2020
A photo in the local newspaper puts Azwindini’s nose out of joint and a smile on Tendamudzimu’s face. The Vhakwevho give Hulisani a hard time when his family arrives to negotiate lobola. Ausi Ntsoaki discovers a snake in the grass when her demands regarding an employment contract blows up in her face.
Muvhango Teasers for Wednesday 24 June 2020
Azwindini plans a romantic getaway for his wife but gets unexpected results. Hulisani is hustling trying to come up with the lobola money demanded by the Vhakwevho. Ausi Ntsoaki tries to Impress Marang and James but puts herself on the line of being fired.
Muvhango Teasers for Thursday 25 June 2020
Tenda tells Azwindini to stop fretting; he respects Mpho too much to do anything sinister with her. Hulisani comes clean to Rendani that he can’t afford to pay the lobola. Rendani offers to pay for it. Seipati and Ausi Ntsoaki bury the hatchet.
Muvhango Teasers for Friday 26 June 2020
Mpho and Tenda cross the line of no return. Rendani and Hulisani face their first financial hurdle as a married couple. Ausi Ntsoaki is disappointed by her first pay.
Muvhango Teasers for Monday 29 June 2020
Tenda thinks that Mpho is wasting her life with Azwindini. Rendani is furious when she learns that Hulisani lost all his savings. Ausi Ntsoaki gets new hope for earning money when everyone likes her cooking.
Muvhango Teasers for Tuesday 30 June 2020
Dee accuses Mpho of having an affair with Tenda, and Mpho puts her in her place. Hulisani reluctantly takes the money offered by his wife. Ausi Ntsoaki wiggles herself out of a tight corner.
1. Dingaan Khumalo – James Motsamai
2. Gabriel Temudzani – Azwindini Mukwevho
3. Maumela Mahuwa – Susan Mukwevho
4. Murabeli Rasalanavho – Vho-Mukondeleli Mukwevho
5. Bukamina Cebekhulu – Gugu Nkosi Zikalala
Muvhango Supports to Starring
6. Nats Ramabulana – Tendamudzimu Mudau
7. McDonald Ndou – Khakhathi “KK” Mulaudzi
8. Liteboho Molise – Teboho Mukwevho
9. Sydney Ramakuwela – Mulalo Mukwevho
10. Zonke Mnchunu – Imani Nkosi
Muvhango Other Leads
11. Regina Nesengani – Vho-Masindi Mukwevho
12. Candy Sibiya – Vho-Hangwani Mukwevho
13. Innocentia Makapila – Rendani Mukwevho
14. Sharon Seno – Marang Motsoaledi
15. Azwimmbavhi Litelu – Mpho Mukwevho
16. Humbulani Tsharani – Mulimisi Negota
17. Kingsley Ramabulana – Vhangani Ramasha
18. David Sebe – Vho-Gizara Mukwevho
Muvhango Supporting Cast
19. Eunice Mabeta – Vho-Makhadzi Mukwevho
20. Bongi Dlamini – Qhawe
21. Khathu Ramabulana – Rudzani
22. Wavhudi Lidzegu – Vhutshilo Mukwevho
23. Amos Mulaudzi – Vho-Borosi Mukwevho
24. Pandelani Mulaudzi – Demba “Dee”
25. Ndivhuho Mudau – Mmorongwa “Mo”
26. Candy Magadimisa – Sharon “Shaz”
27. Raymond Neluvhalani – Sgt Neshehe
28. Tebatso Mashishi – Kgosi
29. Bokang Moeng – Lethukuthula “Lethu” Mokoena
30. Dumisani Dlamini – Eric Zikalala
31. Pride Klaas – Pride
32. Gaosi Raditholo – Warona Motsoaledi
33. Paulina Mphethahanyi – Denga “Didi” Mudau
34. Duduzile Ngcobo – MaMbatha Zikalala
35. Buhle Samuels – Matshidiso Chiloane
36. Jacky Nethomboni – Vho-Phusuphusu Mukwevho
Muvhango Former Cast Members
Sindi Dlathu – Thandaza Mokoena
Mbali Maphumulo – Fikile
Tsholo Matshaba – Meme Kotsokoane
Vatiswa Ndara – Moliehi Zikalala Motsamai
Joyce Skefu – Doris Mokoena
Candy Moloi – Vho-Makhadzi Mukwevho
Dieketseng Mnisi – Ousi Ntswaki
Nthabi Tau – Meiki
Clementine Mosimane – Miriam
Nolo Phiri – Palesa
Gabriel Mini – Njabulo Chabedi
Lillian Dube – Mampho Mokoena
Cynthia Shange – MaNkosi Buthelezi
Raphael Griffits – Vusi Mukwevho
Melusi Yeni – Pat Mojalefa
Buhle Samuels – Matshidiso Dikeledi Tshiloane
Omuhle Gela – Busi Motsamai
Makalo Mofokeng – Tshepo Mokoena
Brian Themba – Ranthomeng Mokoena 2
Themba Nofemele – Ranthomeng Mokoena 1
Bhekumuzi Mkhwanazi – Moses Zikalala
Mmarona Motshegoa – Buhle
Mutodi Neshehe – Ndalamo Mukwevho
Rapulana Seiphemo – Pheko Mokoena
Rami Chuene – Khomotjo Mojalefa
Rantebeng Makapana – Morapedi Mojalefa
Tshidi Tsimile – Mme Kotsokoane
Phuthi Khomo – Carol Chabedi
John Morapama – Lerumo Mojalefa
Shoki Sebotsane – Tumi
Bheki Sibiya – Bheki Sotobe
Millicent Makhado – Agness Mukwevho
Florence Masebe – Humbulani
Lindiwe Chibi – Doobsie 1
Khabonina Qubeka – Doobsie 3
Khanyi Mbau – Doobsie 2
Jo-anne Reyneke – Pearl
Simphiwe Ngema – Thuli Nkosi
Phindile Gwala – Nonny Nkosi
Phila Mazibuko – Spha
Takalani Popi – Konanani
Menzi Biyela – Mthokozisi
Kertrice Maitisa – Thobile Zikalala
Moliehi Didi Mokobane – Maureen
Mike Ndlangamanga – Pastor Max Mchunu
Azwidhowhi Malaka – Pfuluwani Mukwevho
Owen Mmbobo – Muvhango Mukwevho
Nats Ramabulana – Tshamano Mudau
Senzo Radebe – Sthembiso
Sanah Mchunu – Nomarussia
Anzani Tshivhase – Livhuwani Mudau
Nats Ramabulana – Tshamano Mudau
Sylvester Makhado – Rashaka Mukwevho
Lesley Musina – Ndalamo Mukwevho 2
Thabelo Makakavhule – Mudi Mulaudzi
Nqobile Ndlovu – Bongi
Faith Kekana – Mrs Manana
Chomee – Chichi
Maduvha Madima – Vele Mukwevho
Brenda Mukwevho – Lufuno Mukwevho/ Blind Maine
Daryn Sondaka – Luruli Mukwevho
Nosiphiwe Mazibuko – Dakalo Mokoena
Thandeka Sesinyi – Athi
Ndivhuho Mainganga – Vho-Jeffery
Zwovulea Nenungwi – Pfarelo
Florence Sadiki – Mrs Ravele
Norman Mudau – Chief Ravele
Vincent Nange – Phuluwa
Quibell Ramantswana – Matodzi
Pascaline Phale – Mme Kotsokoane 1H ICU theatre
Muvhango Soapie writers
Current writing team, as per show’s rolling credits.
Head of Scripts/ Writing
Mimmy Mtshali Ntaka
Jacques Du Rand
Trainee Script Writer