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2018 Idols winner, Yanga, added to Huawei KDay line-upYanga Sobetwa, the 2018 Idols winner has been announced as the latest addition to the Huawei KDay line-up. 14 Dec 2018 Read more

CapeTalk welcomes Lester Kiewit to line-upCapeTalk has unveiled the details of the station's refreshed line-up, with a big focus on evenings, which will take effect 6 January 2019. 14 Dec 2018 Read more

A very merry KfmCape Town celebs and influencers celebrated the holiday season with Kfm 94.5 on Tuesday, 11 December. 13 Dec 2018 Read more

The Cape's ultimate music festival is back!On 2 March 2019, Huawei and Kfm 94.5 are bringing you the most live music to make you feel great! Huawei KDay returns to Meerendal Wine Estate with a line-up of some of South Africa's biggest artists. 7 Nov 2018 Read more

LeadSA Changemakers 2018 celebrates positive changemakers"Be the change that you wish to see in the world." - Mahatma Gandhi 25 Oct 2018 Read more

Kfm 94.5: OUTsurance Life Kfm Gun Run"At Kfm we're all about having fun and creating connections with the people of the Western Cape. Our long-standing partnership with the OUTsurance Life Kfm Gun Run is one of the highlights on our summer events calendar. Kfm 94.5 brand touch points included the Kfm water point and vibe(gees) activations. Our presenters also participated in the race, and Andy Maqondwana hosted her Sunday breakfast show live from the finish! We have enjoyed interacting with the more than 17,000 Capetonians who took part in this iconic race. We cannot wait for next year, and are looking forward to bringing even more feel-great experiences to Cape Town over Summer," said Stephen Werner, Programme Manager, Kfm 94.5. 16 Oct 2018 Read more

CapeTalk celebrates 21 years at Shakespeare in LoveCape Town talk radio station CapeTalk hosted a client, listener and station friends evening at The Fugard in Cape Town to kick off the station's 21st birthday month celebrations. 9 Oct 2018 Read more

LeadSA Changemakers Conference 2018The fourth Lead SA Changemakers conference will take place on Saturday, 20 October, at GIBS in Illovo, Johannesburg. This event celebrates individuals who have made a positive contribution to building South Africa and seeks to inspire those that wish to have a similar impact. 8 Oct 2018 Read more

CapeTalk 21 years and still going strongAsk CapeTalk listeners how they would describe the station their replies would include "champion, companion, friend, confidante, trusted news source". 8 Oct 2018 Read more

Kfm 94.5 and CapeTalk radio: We move the people of the Western CapePrimedia Broadcasting Cape Town supports Sunflower Day 5 Oct 2018 Read more

Primedia Broadcasting wins Media Owner of the Year Radio AwardThe greatest accolades are the ones that we receive from our clients. This is why Primedia Broadcasting is elated to have won the 2018 MOST Awards Media Owner Radio Award. Since its inception in 2009, The MOST Awards has celebrated excellence in service delivery, knowledge and innovation in the media sector, and Primedia Broadcasting is honoured to receive this highly acclaimed award. 18 Sep 2018 Read more

Lead SA shines the spotlight on Western Cape heroes with Stratum CaresLeadSA, a Primedia Broadcasting initiative that inspires, supports and enables active citizenry, believes that all people, in some way, have the power and the desire to make a positive contribution. 11 Sep 2018 Read more

The journey to revitalising the Cape's number 1 music stationPrimedia Broadcasting Western Cape CEO, Trish Taylor, discusses the Kfm 94.5 brand journey and success in the last year. 10 Sep 2018 Read more

EWN appoints Mahlatse Mahlase as Group Editor in ChiefEyewitness News (EWN) recently appointed media veteran, Mahlatse Mahlase, as Group Editor in Chief. 6 Sep 2018 Read more

Primedia has appointed Eric D'Oliveira as CEO of Primedia Broadcasting, effective 1 October 2018The company operates four radio stations - 947, 702, Kfm and CapeTalk, as well as the award-winning news brand, EWN. D'Oliveira takes over from Omar Essack, who took up the role of Primedia Group CEO in April this year. 5 Sep 2018 Read more

The Cape's longest inner-city egg-and-spoon raceKfm 94.5 hosted the mother city's longest egg-and-spoon race on Friday morning. Station presenters took to the city streets participating in an up-tempo twist on the classic childhood game. The race which was 5 kilometers long formed part of the stations launch campaign to promote the 2018 OUTsurance Life Kfm Gun Run. 3 Sep 2018 Read more

The Cape's biggest baby shower: Kfm Mornings celebrates with Inga MafenukaOn 6 July 2018, Cape Town celebrated the birth of its four newest residents when Inga Mafenuka delivered four healthy babies at Tygerberg Hospital. 10 Aug 2018 Read more

Please don't stop the music!Kfm's all-star workday line-up: Tracey Lange and Ryan O' Connor 6 Aug 2018 Read more

African penguin attends BRC RAMS presentationKfm 94.5, a Primedia Broadcasting regional radio station in the Western Cape, has unveiled the addition of a new member to the team - an African penguin called Rocket who joins the business as an extension of the brand activations team. 1 Jun 2018 Read more

Primedia music stations on fire!The latest BRC RAM figures are out and show that 947 has crossed the milestone of one million listeners per week. The survey indicated that 947 has 1,055,000 listeners, up from 810,000 year on year - a huge leap and one that makes 947 the biggest regional station in Gauteng. 29 May 2018 Read more

Kfm 94.5 welcomes Tracey Lange to heavyweight daytime line-upKfm 94.5 has unveiled the details of the station's rebooted line-up, with a big focus on daytime shows, which will take effect in June 2018. 4 May 2018 Read more

Hello... My name is: Kfm 94.5 launches mascotCape-based radio station Kfm 94.5 has revealed a new mascot - a friendly penguin who will act as an extension of the station's marketing activations arm. 4 May 2018 Read more

Radio in the Western Cape - Building a case for change"Change is hard at first, messy in the middle and gorgeous at the end." - Robin Sharma 3 May 2018 Read more

Best of the best - Kfm 94.5 celebrates four Liberty Radio Award nominationsCape Town commercial radio station Kfm 94.5 has scooped four nominations at this year's Liberty Radio Awards. The station, which underwent a brand refresh last year, is elated with the recognition of our on-air programming and talent. 27 Mar 2018 Read more

Huawei KDay: Cape Town's biggest music event returns to Meerendal Wine Estate!Mark your calendars for 3 March 2018 - when Hauwei and Kfm 94.5 set the stage for Cape Town's premier music, technology and lifestyle event. 21 Dec 2017 Read more

'Tis the season for giving: The Kfm Truck of Love drives into the Cape spreading holiday cheerThe Kfm Truck of Love in partnership with LottoStar returned to Cape Town this December to make the holiday period brighter for less fortunate children. 19 Dec 2017 Read more

Direct sales maverick Christine Ince to join Primedia Broadcasting Cape Town Agency DivisionPrimedia Broadcasting Cape Town has appointed Christine Ince as agency account executive, effective 5 January 2018. Ince has played a formidable part of the direct team at Primedia Broadcasting working on top clients such as Canal Walk and Simply Asia. 19 Dec 2017 Read more

The power of regional radio: CapeTalk, corporates and schools behind Cape's water challengeCapeTalk radio in partnership with the Shoprite Group and the University of Stellenbosch recently announced a smart water roll-out with 100 schools which aims to save one million litres of water a day at schools across Cape Town. 11 Dec 2017 Read more

Huawei and Kfm 94.5 tour the Mother City to celebrate the return of the Cape's ultimate music festivalMark your calendars for 3 March 2018 - when Hauwei and Kfm 94.5 set the stage at Huawei KDay - Cape Town's premier music, technology and lifestyle event... 7 Dec 2017 Read more

Radio to Road - Primedia delivers a first for South African clientsPrimedia's Broadcasting and Outdoor divisions have come together to offer an exciting, responsive multiplatform client campaign that will be a South African first. 22 Nov 2017 Read more

The Mother City gathers for Cape Town's first dancing billboardKfm 94.5 invited the people of the Cape to join the Kfm Mornings team with Darren Simpson, Sherlin Barends and Sibongile Mafu for the city's first dancing billboard. Wesley Moolman (producer for Kfm Mornings) reported live on air from a helicopter which circled all the action and shared updates of the aerial view with the Kfm Mornings team. 21 Nov 2017 Read more

EWN scoops four Vodacom Journalist of the Year AwardsEyewitness News (EWN) Cape Town journalists were honoured at the regional Vodacom Journalist of the Year Awards held in Cape Town. 30 Oct 2017 Read more

20in140: CapeTalk celebrates 20 years of talk radio in the Mother CityCapeTalk, Cape Town's only talk radio station on the AM frequency, celebrates its 20th birthday this month. 16 Oct 2017 Read more

Hello from Finland! CapeTalk signal picked up 15,000km awayTalk radio station CapeTalk recently received an e-mail from radio fanatics in Finland confirming they have been listening to CapeTalk in the land of the thousand lakes. 11 Oct 2017 Read more

All you need is love: Kfm 94.5 extends Love Song Hour on Kfm NightsKfm 94.5's popular Kfm Love Songs feature has been extended for an extra hour as of 18 September 2017. The popular feature during Kfm Nights with Brandon Leigh includes a selection of the finest current and classic love songs which keeps listeners swooning from 8pm, Monday to Thursday. 22 Sep 2017 Read more

Primedia Broadcasting brings in heavyweight Mark Jakins as CCOPrimedia Broadcasting will be bringing in the extensive expertise and skills of Mark Jakins to take on a new strategic business leadership role of Chief Commercial Officer from 1 September 2017. 3 Aug 2017 Read more

Primedia Broadcasting strengthens leadership team with two strategic appointmentsPrimedia Broadcasting has announced two key appointments with Kagiso Msimango taking on a new strategic marketing role, and Lucy Diole taking over as Chief Financial Officer. 2 Aug 2017 Read more

Redi's stepping off 702 drive and heading in a bold new direction702's Redi Tlhabi has announced her intention to take an exciting new direction in her journey, which means she needs to step off of her daily afternoon drive show on the talk station. 29 May 2017 Read more

KFM remix reveals big changesKFM has surprised followers with a major line-up remix, including the big news that Darren Simpson will be joining the Cape station from 3 July. 19 May 2017 Read more

Primedia Broadcasting launches digital audio advertisingAdvertisers can now reach Primedia Broadcasting's premium audio streaming listeners programmatically for the first time. 14 Nov 2016 Read more

EWN partners with Auditor General on innovative tool to help in the fight against corruptionEyewitness News (EWN) has created a web tool that will empower citizens to be more active in the fight against corruption. Visit http://ewn.co.za/tools/municipal-audits/ 9 Nov 2016 Read more

Carl Wastie joins the KFM teamKFM has announced a refreshed presenter line-up. From 3 October popular personality Carl Wastie joins the KFM team. Cape Town born-and-bred Wastie is well-known for his radio and TV work. He moves in to the new 1 - 4pm slot. 6 Sep 2016 Read more

Brandon Leigh joins KFM Old School SundaysBrandon Leigh has joined the KFM team to host KFM Old School Sundays from 10h00 to 14h00. 1 Sep 2016 Read more

Samsung Galaxy S7 Hits SA market with a bangSamsung South Africa tasked 947 and KFM with creating a digitally lead OmniChannel campaign that built hype and demand ahead of the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge launch, with the aim of delivering pre-orders and social amplification. 14 Jul 2016 Read more

Castle Lite Amplified for J Cole Tour947 approached Castle Light with a proactive brief, to amplify their sponsorship and association with J Cole's South African tour. 9 Jun 2016 Read more

Hyundai start up drives business702 and Hyundai partnered with Awethu business incubators to create a campaign that genuinely supported and strengthened the efforts of passionate start-ups around Gauteng, whilst strengthening the brand awareness of Hyundai's range of commercial vehicles. 26 Apr 2016 Read more