Articles containing the tag ‘FM
    By Staff Writer On Monday, August 19th, 2019

    Ukhozi FM DJs Tshatha Ngobe and Zim Dollar Biyela Accused of Accepting Payola

    Popular Ukhozi FM deejays Khathide ‘Tshatha’ Ngobe and Zimiphi ‘Zim Dollar’ Biyela, who host the maskandi show Sigiya Ngengoma on Saturdays, have been accused of accepting bribes from mu... Read more »
    By Staff Writer On Tuesday, January 29th, 2019

    Bonga Mpanza Resigns from the SABC

    UKhozi FM station manager Bonga Mpanza has resigned unexpectedly from the SABC, where he was serving as acting  provincial general manager for the public broadcaster in KZN. Mpanza tendered his resignation on ... Read more »
    By Staff Writer On Monday, October 22nd, 2018

    Linda Sibiya May Return to Ukhozi FM Following Withdrawal of Fraud Case

    There is a possibility of Linda “Mr Magic” Sibiya returning to Ukhozi FM in the near future following the withdrawal of his fraud case against Edcon last month. Sibiya was fired in 2014 after being ... Read more »
    By Staff Writer On Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018

    SATMA Awards 2018 Winners

    Below is a comprehensive list of winners of the 13th South African Traditional Music Achievement (SATMA) Awards which were held at the Mmabatho Convention Centre in the North West Province during the weekend of... Read more »
    By Staff Writer On Friday, July 8th, 2016

    Daddy Fired from Ukhozi FM for Taking Bribes

    Radio DJ Vukani ‘Chilli M’ Masinga, popularly known as ‘Daddy’, has been fired from uKhozi FM for accepting bribes from musicians in exchange for playing their songs on air. His firing ... Read more »
    By Staff Writer On Friday, December 11th, 2015

    Shadrack Ngema to be Laid to Rest on Saturday

    Former radio announcer and actor Bhekinkosi Shadrack Ngema, who died from a heart attack last week, will be laid to rest on Saturday (12 December 2015) at Ndwedwe, north of Durban. His funeral service will be h... Read more »
    By Staff Writer On Sunday, December 6th, 2015

    Shadrack Ngema Dies at the Age of 65

    Veteran actor and retired broadcaster Bhekinkosi Shadrack Ngema has died at the age of 65. He died on Saturday, 05 December 2015, at Mshiyeni Hospital in Umlazi from a heart-related illness. In a telephone inte... Read more »
    By Staff Writer On Sunday, November 15th, 2015

    Crown Gospel Music Awards 2015 Winners

    The 8th SABC Crown Gospel Music Awards have come and gone. Below is the list of winners: BEST GOSPEL ACCAPELA: TGC FAMILY BEST GOSPEL COMEDY: NOKULUNGA DLADLA BEST GOSPEL NEWCOMER: MAHALIA BUCHANAN BEST GOSPEL ... Read more »
    By Staff Writer On Sunday, March 1st, 2015

    Saba Mbixane to be Laid to Rest on March 8

    Umhlobo Wenene FM’s popular traditional music DJ Saba Mbixane, who died last week on Thursday following a motorbike accident he was involved in earlier in February, will be laid to rest on the 8th of Marc... Read more »
    By Staff Writer On Thursday, February 26th, 2015

    Saba Mbixane Dies at the Age of 54 Following a Motorbike Accident

    Popular Umhlobo Wenene FM DJ Saba Mbixane (54) has died after being involved in a motorbike accident earlier this month in his hometown of Mount Frere, Eastern Cape. It is reported that Mbixane sustained critic... Read more »