UWFM Station of the Year

Date: Apr 25, 2017

UWFM collects more awards at Liberty Awards


UWFM collects more awards at Liberty Awards

UMhlobo Wenene FM has done it again with 8 awards this time. Out of the 13 nominations the station took home 8 awards. Saturday night was one of the nights where radio stations were recognised by the industry for their hard work in the Liberty Radio Awards held at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg last weekend. In previous years the station collected numerous awards, including Best Drama and Station of the year.


The station again took the trophy for the Station Of The Year, the award that it had previously received in 2014. Umhlobo Wenene FM Station Manager, Mr Phumzile Mnci speaking live on one of the station’s biggest shows BEE this morning said “I can’t find better words to express my excitement with these awards. This is a result of team work and commitment, whenever we achieve we do not forget our loyal listerners.” While speaking, Mr Mnci was surrounded by his management and the team in studio holding the awards with huge smiles, singing and ululating at the same time.


The station brought home Station Of The Year award in all the PBS radio stations, Station Imaging- Luckeez Matyolweni, Best Content Producer – Elvis Mali, Best Day Time Show- Sijik’langa, Best weekend Show-Ibuzwa Kwabaphambili, Best Music Show- Iikwayala Eziphambili and the Hall of Fame which inducted radio veterans who both contributed immensely to the success of the station Mr Zola Yeye who was the Provincial Regional Manager of the SABC in the Eastern Cape and Rev Nomathamsanqa Rweqana who hosts NdinguYehova Igqirha Lakho . The presenters are thrilled with the awards and believe that this is not the end of the job, this is an encouragement to do more on top of what they are currently doing.


Issued by

Mziyanda Bloro

Acting Marketing Manager

Umhlobo Wenene FM


Tel: 041 391 1333


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