2015 MTN Radio Award winners

By  | Dec 05, 2018, 07:58 PM

South African radio's best were honoured at the sixth annual MTN Radio Awards on 18 April at the Sandton Convention Centre.

The evening was spectacular, with the winners undeniable proof of this.

Lance Rothschild, CEO of the MTN Radio Awards, said: "The increased support these awards enjoy mean that more stations are striving to make compelling and memorable content for their listeners. This augurs well for the radio industry and ensures that radio has a bright and sustainable future."

Chief Marketing Officer of MTN South Africa, Larry Annetts, joined in the enthusiasm of the evening by pointing out that "(t)he excitement and anticipation leading up to the awards presentation is indeed a vindication of the value that these awards bring to the radio industry."

See who won on the night below:

AFTERNOON DRIVE PRESENTER

 

Campus 

UJFM 95.4 - Nick Explicit

 

Community

LINK FM - Gary Gerber

 

PBS

THOBELA FM - Skhumbuzo Mbatha

 

Commercial

JACARANDA FM - Martin Bester

 

AFTERNOON DRIVE SHOW

 

Campus

TUKS FM 1072 - The Driveway

 

Community

IMPACT RADIO - The Afternoon Drive

 

PBS

MOTSWEDING FM - Fokotsa Gee

 

Commercial

702 - Afternoon Drive with Xolani Gwala

 

BREAKFAST SHOW PRESENTER (BROUGHT TO YOU BY KFC)

 

Campus

 VOW FM - Mpumi Mlambo

 

Community

HOT 91.9 FM - Darren Scott

 

PBS

UMHLOBO WENENE FM - Putco Mafani

 

Commercial

 ALGOA FM - Daron Mann

 

 

BREAKFAST SHOW (BROUGHT TO YOU BY THE CITY LODGE HOTEL GROUP)

 

Campus

UCT RADIO 104.5 - Rise and Grind

 

Community

HOT 91.9 FM - Joburg's Hottest

 

PBS

THOBELA FM – Ditlalemeso

 

Commercial

GOOD HOPE FM - The Good Hope FM Breakfast Show

 

BUSINESS AND FINANCE SHOW (BROUGHT TO YOU BY BUSINESS CONNEXION)

PRIMEDIA BROADCASTING - The Money Show

 

COMMUNITY PRESENTER (BROUGHT TO YOU BY MDDA)

IMPACT RADIO - Penny Ndlovu

 

COMMUNITY PROJECT

 

Campus

MFM 92.6 - Safety Campaign

 

Community

RADIO PULPIT - Leave Your Mark – Marikana

 

Commercial

EAST COAST RADIO - The Big Favour

CONTENT PRODUCER

 

Campus & Community

HOT 91.9 FM - William Scott

 

PBS

LIGWALAGWALA FM - Sifiso Malisa

 

Commercial

 702 - Jonathan Fairbairn and Deryn Plutsick

 

DAYTIME SHOW

 

Campus

 UJFM 95.4 - Hype Mode

 

Community

RADIO PULPIT – Masithethe

 

PBS

UMHLOBO WENENE FM – Sijikilanga

 

Commercial

702 & CAPETALK - Redi Tlhabi Show

 

DRAMA PROGRAMME

 

Community

RADIO KHWEZI – Ibhunguka

 

 

PBS

 MOTSWEDING FM – Seboloke

 

FIELD NEWS REPORTER

 

Campus and community

UJFM 95.4 - Steven Darge

 

PBS

 LOTUS FM NEWSBREAK - Taresh Harreeparshad

 

COMMERCIAL

 EWN - Gaye Davis

 

MULTI-CHANNEL PROMOTION

 

Campus and community

RADIO PULPIT – Marikana

 

PBS

SABC RADIO STATIONS - Standard Bank Iketsetse Zenzele

 

COMMERCIAL

ALGOA FM - Algoa FM Heritage Day Virtual Flag

 

MUSIC SHOW

 

Campus

VOW FM - KPop Fridays on Mugging Beats

 

 

Community

MIX 93.8 FM - Sound Republic

 

PBS

THOBELA FM – Mekgolokwane

 

Commercial

JACARANDA FM - Closet Classics

 

NEWS AND ACTUALITY PRESENTER

 

Campus and Community

VOW FM - Paul McNally

 

PBS

MUNGHANA LONENE FM - Morgan Shibambu

 

Commercial

702 - Stephen Grootes

 

NEWS AND ACTUALITY PRODUCER

 

Campus and Community

RADIO KHWEZI - Nothile Zwane

 

PBS

LOTUS FM NEWSBREAK - Prabashini Moodley

 

Commercial

702 - Andiswa Makanda

NEWS AND ACTUALITY SHOW

 

Campus and Community

VOW FM - The Science Inside

 

PBS

LOTUS FM - Newsbreak Talk

 

Commercial

702 - The Midday Report

 

NEWS BULLETIN READER


Campus
PUKFM 93.6 - Mpo Makgate
 


Community
HOT 91.9 FM - Gladys Sithole
 


PBS
CHANNEL AFRICA - Amanda Matshaka
 


Commercial
EWN - Regan Thaw
 


NIGHT-TIME SHOW

Campus
TUKS FM 107.2 - Alt La Femme
 


Community
RADIO PULPIT - Intimate Moments with Sipho Kaleni
 


PBS
SAFM - Overnight
 


Commercial
JACARANDA FM - The Barney Simon Show
 


ON-AIR PACKAGING (BROUGHT TO YOU BY DELTA AIR LINES)


Campus and Community
TUKS FM 107.2 – 21

 


PBS
RADIO 2000 - Back To School Promo
 


Commercial
702 - Sound of the Station


PROGRAMME INNOVATION
ALGOA FM - Algoa FM Heritage Day Virtual Flag
 

PROMOTIONS STUNT/EVENT

Campus
TUKS FM 107.2 - World Radio Challenge
 

Community
RADIO PULPIT - Leave Your Mark - Marikana
 

PBS
MOTSWEDING FM - Motsweding FM

Commercial
ALGOA FM - Heritage Day Virtual Flag
 

RADIO DOCUMENTARY
THETHA FM 100.6 - The Story of Farouk Meyer and Oscar Pistorius
 

SPORTS COMMENTATOR
UMHLOBO WENENE FM - Zolani Bongco


SPORTS REPORTER
EWN - Johan le Roux
 

SPORTS SHOW


Campus
UJFM 95.4 - The Sports Network With Andrew Hope

 

Community
SOSHANGUVE COMMUNITY RADIO - Sports Button


PBS
UKHOZI FM - Ezemidlalo No Victor
 

Commercial
METRO FM - 083 [email protected] With Marawa
 

TRAFFIC PRESENTER
KAYA FM - Kgomotso Meso

WEEKEND RADIO SHOW (BROUGHT TO YOU BY ATLANTIS THE PALM DUBAI)


Campus
MFM 92.6 - World Wide Top 40
 

Community
THOBELA FM - Church Monetary Contributions
 

PBS
SAFM - [email protected]


Commercial
JACARANDA FM - Closet Classics
 

STATION OF THE YEAR

Campus
TUKS FM 107.2
 

Community
RADIO PULPIT
 

PBS
THOBELA FM

Commercial
JACARANDA FM