The sound of your life heats up Central South Africa this July with Mondays going gold and Rihanna taking over the airwaves with her own theme weekend. 1 Jul 2014 Read more >>

When conducting business with the people of central South Africa, you are likely to find that a handshake often holds just as much value as a signed and sealed contract. It is this caliber of business ethic, value and service that we are showcasing with the OFM Good Business Guide. 11 Jun 2014 Read more >>

Today, 2 June 2014, central South Africa's premier commercial station OFM celebrates 28 years on air - and it will be a day to remember! 2 Jun 2014 Read more >>

André Kunz, beloved presenter of The Breakfast Special from 06:00 to 09:00 on OFM, has been nominated as Radio Presenter of the Year in the tenth annual Huisgenoot Tempo Awards. The competition celebrates the best in Afrikaans music, movies, media and books. 8 May 2014 Read more >>

OFM - The Sound of your Life, will see some exciting new changes to some of its favourite shows in April. 2 Apr 2014 Read more >>

Multi-award-winning and much-loved singer/actor, Bok van Blerk, will soon be able to add another career notch to his belt: that of radio presenter. 14 Mar 2014 Read more >>

The 2014 Shoprite Checkers OFM Chip 4 Charity which was held on Friday, 7 March 2014, will once again make a difference in the lives of vulnerable children living in central South Africa. 11 Mar 2014 Read more >>

The duo from Siesta on OFM, Martin van der Merwe and Success Lekabe pledged to boldly go bald in support of a corporate shavathon at OFM on 27 February 2014. 3 Mar 2014 Read more >>

OFM Lifestyle programme presenter Phillip Kotze has resigned following a decision to relocate to Johannesburg. 21 Nov 2013 Read more >>

The search for the Top 200 songs on OFM just got interesting with R50,000 up for grabs for predicting the #1 song! 19 Nov 2013 Read more >>

With a plethora of music around us every day and every minute it is sometimes hard to figure out what our favourite songs are. 14 Nov 2013 Read more >>

OFM went green from 8 to 10 October by airing content with a special focus on environmental issues. 10 Oct 2013 Read more >>

Kurt Darren has dedicated a cover song to The Breakfast Special on OFM, which will be included in his new album due for release in November. 7 Oct 2013 Read more >>

Central South Africa's biggest cycling event continues to be the pride of the Free State with the capital once again hosting the annual race - this time with proud new partners OFM and the Mangaung Metro Municipality. 12 Sep 2013 Read more >>

Bonnie Tyler fans can expect a Total Eclipse of the Heart when the electrifying Welsh songbird performs one performance at the Callie Human Centre, on 1 September 2013 at 6pm. 21 Aug 2013 Read more >>

From 5 to 15 August 2013 OFM hosts "The Safe" competition on air, giving listeners a chance to win their share of R100,000 courtesy of Windmill Casino - come give it a whirl. 14 Aug 2013 Read more >>

18 July 2013 is about commemorating the legacy of Madiba on OFM. 9 Jul 2013 Read more >>

Johrne van Huyssteen, presenter of Oppi Draadloos on OFM, has been named a finalist in the Radio Announcer of the Year category in the Huisgenoot Tempo Awards. 26 Jun 2013 Read more >>

On 21 June OFM is giving the music compiler the day off when listeners will be taking full control of the airwaves on All Request Day on OFM, the sound of your life. 20 Jun 2013 Read more >>

Armed only with one blanket, presenters Andre Kunz and Anna Visser braved the bitterly cold weather of 0.5°C and successfully staged OFM's very first mobile radio broadcast on the back of a trailer driven around Bloemfontein. 18 Jun 2013 Read more >>

The response from clients and listeners to OFM's new lineup has been overwhelmingly positive. We highly commend the afternoon drive show Siesta with Martin van der Merwe, who is fast becoming a favourite with our central South African audience. 24 Apr 2013 Read more >>

Now that More Music March is behind us, OFM welcomes AAA Entertainment in April. 4 Apr 2013 Read more >>

To continue offering Central South Africa the sound of their lives, OFM will make changes to the presenter lineup effective from 1 April 2013. 26 Mar 2013 Read more >>

OFM is deeply saddened to announce the death of Weekend Warm Up (1 - 4pm) presenter, Lindsay Batteson-Kritzinger who died in a car accident on Saturday, March, 2 around 5pm. 6 Mar 2013 Read more >>

Want some great tunes to go with your weekends in March? What better way than to celebrate with some of the biggest bands in the world? 27 Feb 2013 Read more >>

Central South Africa is abuzz with exciting news that OFM will give away a sound of your summer experience in Las Vegas in partnership with Emerald Resort and Casino worth R120 000. 18 Feb 2013 Read more >>

South African radio legend Tony Blewitt will soon be heard across central South African homes and businesses when he joins OFM on 2 February. 22 Jan 2013 Read more >>

OFM is excited to welcome Yolanda Maartens to the midmorning slot, weekdays between 09:00 and 12:00. 20 Dec 2012 Read more >>

In preparation for the ANC elective conference in Mangaung this December, The Breakfast Club on OFM wrote - The Mangaung Style as a replacement to Gangnam Style. 12 Dec 2012 Read more >>

The matric dance has become a defining moment in the life of many young ladies. It has become mandatory to have the best dress, the best date - the best of everything. 11 Oct 2012 Read more >>

In 2010, OFM decided to make a contribution on behalf of all our clients towards a project that assists those in need. The budget we would have allocated towards buying a small gift for our clients at the end of the year, was instead used as a contribution to a children's feeding scheme, Feed My Starving Children. 10 Oct 2012 Read more >>

OFM is pleased to announce that Nick Efstathiou has been promoted to general manager of OFM. Nick has an established career in radio and solid experience in management. 4 Oct 2012 Read more >>

Central South Africa is abuzz with the news that OFM, the sound of your life, will be giving one lucky listener and their partner the summer holiday of a lifetime; a summer holiday in Las Vegas. This competition is in partnership with The Citizen and Emerald Casino and resort in Vanderbijlpark. 1 Feb 2012 Read more >>

Redstar Talent are very proud to announce that three of their artists won awards for the Best Of in their category at the Free State Music Awards on Friday night. 11 Oct 2011 Read more >>

MTN South Africa and OFM launched today the 11th annual MTN OFM Classic at Bloemgate shopping center in Bloemfontein. This year's week-long Classic is scheduled for the 29 October to 6 November 2011. 14 Sep 2011 Read more >>

Staff at OFM, Mahareng Publishing and Red Star Talent ushered in the Rugby World Cup in style when they converged to celebrate the opening of the World Cup at the OFM offices on Nelson Mandela Road. 12 Sep 2011 Read more >>

In South Africa the 7th of September signifies the annual Secretaries day. This year the Breakfast Club on OFM has decided to take a different approach to the day by supporting a more worthwhile cause by raising funds for a tracking system for a Secretary Bird (Sagitarius Serpentarius). 9 Sep 2011 Read more >>

OFM, the sound of central South Africa for the past 25 years, began a three month birthday celebration in June this year. The three month celebration started with the presentation of the golf experience road show crisscrossing central South Africa and old friends and familiar voices returned to OFM for one off radio shows. 28 Jul 2011 Read more >>

OFM, the sound of central South Africa for the past 25 years, began a three month birthday celebration in June 2011. The three month celebration was kicked off with the breakfast club arranging a tour for the ultimate birthday party - in Mauritius. 27 Jun 2011 Read more >>

OFM, the sound of central South Africa for the past 25 years, begins a three month birthday celebration on 01 June 2011. The three month celebration includes events and radio promotions that will engage and entertain an audience who spend over twenty hours a week listening to their favourite radio station. 1 Jun 2011 Read more >>

Exciting things are happening in Potchefstroom from Tuesday 10 May when Central South African radio station, OFM switches from 97.1 FM to 94.0 FM. This change in frequency will increase OFM's transmitter power for Potchefstroom and in doing so, increase their coverage area and the quality of their broadcast signal. 10 May 2011 Read more >>

The Breakfast Club celebrated one year on OFM on Tuesday 12 April. 13 Apr 2011 Read more >>

'Talented', 'contentious' and 'popular', three words used by OFM's Programme Manager, Tim Zunckel, in announcing that OFM would bid farewell to Rian van Heerden. 11 Apr 2011 Read more >>

The eighth annual Shoprite Checkers OFM Chip for Charity took place on Friday, 11 March at the Bloemfontein Golf Club and a whopping R114 000 was raised for charity. Beneficiaries for this year's event were Child Welfare Bloemfontein & Childline Free State and the Smile Foundation. 16 Mar 2011 Read more >>

Thursday morning just after the 8am news bulletin, carrying the story regarding the Steve Hofmeyr - U2 farm murder reports, OFM's breakfast presenter Tim Thabethe got a call from a farmer challenging Tim to do something about the farm murders and not just speak about it. He offered Tim R10 per kilometer if he hitchhikes to Cape Town in time for the U2 concert. 18 Feb 2011 Read more >>

The Breakfast Club on OFM, in association with Pick n Pay, is joining hands in helping the Newborns Groote Schuur Trust to buy incubators for selected hospitals across central South Africa. 27 Jan 2011 Read more >>

A dream came true for little EW Gordon, a grade 5 learner from the Staatspresident Swart School in Brandfort - when he invited his sister and nine of his closest friends to join him for a ride in an SANDF Oryx Helicopter on Friday morning. Their once in a lifetime experience was made possible by OFM's Breakfast Club presenter Tim Thabethe, producer Andre Kunz and Lieutenant Colonel Jaco Steinberg from Heli FS. 18 Jan 2011 Read more >>

Just over a year ago, Irene Fischer or Margarine as she is fondly known in central South Africa, was the young and popular traffic presenter on the Mambo Jumbo show on OFM. One morning on her way to work a truck skipped a red light and literally drove over Irene's car - crushing her inside. It was thought that Irene will not survive the horrific accident and if she did she will be quadriplegic with severe brain damage. 22 Nov 2010 Read more >>

The tenth MTN OFM Classic is set for the weekend of 5 to 7 November 2010 in Bloemfontein. Not only will organisers and cyclists celebrate ten years of cycling success in central South Africa, they will also celebrate the second year of MTN's involvement as the title sponsor of this prestigious cycling event. 1 Nov 2010 Read more >>

The MTN OFM Classic is set for 07 November in Bloemfontein and celebrates the second year of MTN's involvement as the title sponsor of this cycle race. As in previous years, the MTN OFM Classic will be a 97km timed stage race, with a supporting 39km untimed fun ride. The MTN OFM Classic is a recognised seeding event for the Cape Argus Pick 'n Pay Cycle Tour 2011. Online entries for the MTN OFM Classic are open at and will close on 25 October 2010. 22 Sep 2010 Read more >>

OFM's marketing manager, Nick Efstathiou, programme manager Tim Zunckel and presenters Rian van Heerden and Tim Thabethe, embarked on a two week road trip in August, presenting the Sound of Your Life (SOYL) game show and giving away more than R100 000 worth of prizes to 30 advertising agencies in Cape Town, Durbana and Gauteng. 24 Aug 2010 Read more >>

OFM's afternoon drive time presenter, Rian van Heerden, and his Mambo Jumbo team made the dreams of a travelling journalism student from Germany come true, when they got him tickets to the sold-out 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa game, Germany and England in Bloemfontein. 30 Jun 2010 Read more >>

While the rest of South Africa is counting down the hours to the kick-off of the 2010 FIFA World Cup; central South African radio station, OFM is putting the final touches to their very own soccer headquarters at the Loch Logan Waterfront in Bloemfontein. 14 Jun 2010 Read more >>

True to its Year of Your Life campaign for 2010, central South African radio station, OFM, is offering their listeners another unforgettable week. 28 May 2010 Read more >>

On Monday, 12 April, OFM introduced its new line-up for 2010 with the all-new Breakfast Club with Tim Thabethe and his team. After six years of doing mid-morning and afternoon shows on OFM, Tim will take over the reigns of the OFM breakfast show from seasoned professionals Christie Hansen and Pieter Möller. 12 Apr 2010 Read more >>

Marlizé Kruger, previous festival manager of Aardklop, is appointed as the the new business manager for OFM in the North West province. 10 Mar 2010 Read more >>

It's not every day that a helicopter drops you off at school in front of all your teachers and friends. That's exactly what happened to young Charné Viljoen when radio station OFM in association with Westline Aviation dropped her off at school in a helicopter! 19 Jan 2010 Read more >>

Jay Thomson from team MTN Energade is the winner of the ninth MTN OFM Classic which took place on Sunday, 1 November 2009 in Bloemfontein. Thomson won the 97km road race with a winnig time of 2:10:16. Young Tyler Day was in second place and Argus 2009 winner, Arran Brown from team Medscheme came in third over the finish. 2 Nov 2009 Read more >>

Central South African radio station, OFM is now boasting with a top-of-the-range radio broadcasting studio in Potchefstroom! 21 Oct 2009 Read more >>

The creative production team of central South African radio station, OFM, won the Best In-House Radio Promo award for their OFM Facebook promotions. The team won the honour at the annual South African Excellence in Radio Awards on Friday, 16 October. The awards were judged by a panel of both local and international judges. 20 Oct 2009 Read more >>

Central South African radio station, OFM, will be conducting a regional search for new on-air talent during their On-Air 2009 auditions. If the judges like what they hear, one lucky entrant could win a contract to be part of the OFM team. 13 Aug 2009 Read more >>

Last week more than R250 000 was made available for food parcels in Welkom and Orkney. On Tuesday, 16 June, 1 950 parcels were distributed to registered employees and their families of Pamodzi Welkom while a further 930 parcels were handed out in Klerksdorp on Friday, 19 June to employees of Pamodzi Orkney. 30 Jun 2009 Read more >>