MTN Radio Award 2015

The extensive adjudication process of the MTN Radio Awards has been completed.  It took the adjudication panel approximately 2500 hours of listening to submissions to complete the process of adjudicating and scoring all the entries, to determine the best of the best in South African radio.

The finalists in the Station of the Year category, as well as the inductees for Bright Stars, Hall of Fame and Lifetime Achiever will be announced on 31 March.  The finalist in the My Station listener competition will be announced on 8 April.

Our stations Algoa FM, Gagasi FM, Kaya FM and OFM have been nominated in various categories this year:

Best Commercial Afternoon Drive Presenter:

Algoa FM – Wayne Hart

Best Commercial Afternoon Drive Show:

Kaya FM – Kaya Central with Mo-G

Best Commercial Breakfast Show Presenter:

Algoa FM – Daron Mann

Kaya FM – Bob Mabena

Best Business and Finance Show:

Kaya FM – Kaya Bizz with Stevie B

Best Commercial Content Producer:

Gagasi FM – Nonjabulo Zwane

Best Commercial Daytime Show:

Algoa FM – The Fastlane on Algoa FM

Best Commercial Field News Reporter:

Kaya FM – Tunicia Phillips

Best Commercial Multi-Channel Promotion:

Algoa FM – Algoa FM Heritage Day Virtual Flag

Best Commercial News and Actuality Presenter:

Kaya FM – John Perlman

Best Commercial News and Actuality Producer:

OFM – Christal-Lize Muller

Best Commercial News and Actuality Show:

Kaya FM – Today with John Perlman

Best Commercial On-Air Packaging:

Gagasi FM – Drive Safely Messages

Kaya FM – Soultemba – Soulcollabs

Best Commercial Programme Innovation:

Algoa FM – Algoa FM Heritage Day Virtual Flag

Best Commercial Promotions Stunt/Event:

Algoa FM – Heritage Day Virtual Flag

Best Commercial Sports Show:

Kaya FM – The Home Straight

Best Traffic Presenter:

Kaya FM – Nathi Ndamase

Kgomotso Meso

Best Commercial Weekend Show:

Algoa FM – The Algoa FM Top 30

Commercial Radio Station of the Year:

Algoa FM

Kaya FM

 

MTN Ballroom

 

The 2015 MTN Radio Awards Gala Banquet takes place on 18 April at the Sandton Convention Centre.

We wish all our stations the best with their nominations!

Winners:

BREAKFAST SHOW PRESENTER (BROUGHT TO YOU BY KFC)

Commercial
702 – John Robbie
ALGOA FM – Daron Mann
CAPETALK – Kieno Kammies
JACARANDA FM – Rian van Heerden
KAYA FM – Bob Mabena

Winner: ALGOA FM – Daron Mann

MULTI-CHANNEL PROMOTION

Commercial
947 – 947 Nissan Bakkie Bros
5FM – 5FM Birthday Boom
ALGOA FM – Algoa FM Heritage Day Virtual Flag
East Coast Radio – Toy Story
JACARANDA FM – Julius Malema Interview

Winner: ALGOA FM – Algoa FM Heritage Day Virtual Flag

PROGRAMME INNOVATION

947 – 947 No Talk Tuesday
947 – 947 Shazam
ALGOA FM – Algoa FM Heritage Day Virtual Flag
POWER 98.7 – State of the Nation Address
TUKS FM 107.2 – Game of Fans

Winner: ALGOA FM – Algoa FM Heritage Day Virtual Flag

PROMOTIONS STUNT/EVENT

Commercial
947 – 947 Joburg Day ALGOA FM – Heritage Day Virtual Flag
JACARANDA FM – 20 Years of Democracy
JACARANDA FM – Maljan Circumnavigates Tshwane
JACARANDA FM – The Double Up Campaign

Winner: ALGOA FM – Heritage Day Virtual Flag

TRAFFIC PRESENTER

EWN – Aki Anastasiou
EWN – Tsikwe Molobye
GROOT FM – Hendri Myburgh
KAYA FM – Nathi Ndamase
KAYA FM – Kgomotso Meso

Winner: KAYA FM – Kgomotso Meso