2015 MTN Radio Awards Winners

The sixth annual MTN Radio Awards event took place at the Sandton Convention Centre on Saturday, 18 April 2015.

The awards had several categories, each covering campus, community, public service and commercial radio respectively.

Congratulations to all of the winners, and we are especially proud of our talent at CapeTalk, 702 and Eyewitness News.

Some of our very own on the night.

Below are the finalists and winners in some of the most popular commercial radio categories:

STATION OF THE YEAR

702
ALGOA FM
JACARANDA FM
KAYA FM
POWER 98.7

Winner: JACARANDA FM

AFTERNOON DRIVE PRESENTER

947 - Anele Mdoda
ALGOA FM - Wayne Hart
CAPETALK - John Maytham
JACARANDA FM - Martin Bester
POWER 98.7 - Thabiso Tema

Winner: JACARANDA FM - Martin Bester

AFTERNOON DRIVE SHOW

702 - Afternoon Drive with Xolani Gwala
947 - Afternoon Drive with Anele
KAYA FM - Kaya Central with Mo G
KFM - KFM Afternoon Drive with Rob Vember
POWER 98.7 - Power Drive

Winner: 702 - Afternoon Drive with Xolani Gwala

ON-AIR PACKAGING

702 - Sound of the Station
GAGASI FM - Drive Safely Messages
JACARANDA FM - World Cup Profile 2014
KAYA FM - Soultemba - SoulCollabs
POWER 98.7 - Power Tributes

Winner: 702 - Sound of the Station

BREAKFAST SHOW PRESENTER

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

Winner: ALGOA FM - Daron Mann

BREAKFAST SHOW

702 - The John Robbie Show
5FM - Fresh @ 5
CAPETALK - Breakfast with Kieno Kammies
GOOD HOPE FM - The Good Hope FM Breakfast Show
JACARANDA FM - The Complimentary Breakfast

Winner: GOOD HOPE FM - The Good Hope FM Breakfast Show

SPORTS SHOW

702 & CAPETALK - Sports Talk
JACARANDA FM - @Jacasport LIVE !
KAYA FM - The Home Straight
METRO FM – 083 Sports@6 With Marawa

Winner: METRO FM – 083 Sports@6 With Marawa

SPORTS REPORTER

5FM - Sias du Plessis
GROOT FM - Darren Scott
EWN - Johan le Roux
EWN - Marc Lewis
TYGERBERG 104 FM - Andries Cornelissen

Winner: EWN - Johan le Roux

BUSINESS AND FINANCE SHOW

JACARANDA FM - Geeks and Gadgets
KAYA FM - Kaya Bizz with Stevie B
MIX 93.8 FM - In Conference with Michael Jackson
POWER 98.7 - Power Business
PRIMEDIA BROADCASTING - The Money Show

Winner: PRIMEDIA BROADCASTING - The Money Show

CONTENT PRODUCER

702 - Jonathan Fairbairn and Deryn Plutsick
702 - Nolwazi Tusini
702 & CAPETALK - Laura Wener
GAGASI FM - Nonjabulo Zwane
POWER 98.7 - Tsepo Khomari

Winner: 702 - Jonathan Fairbairn and Deryn Plutsick

DAYTIME SHOW

5FM - The Forbes and Fix Show
JACARANDA FM - Workzone with Frankie du Toit
POWER 98.7 - Power Talk
702 & CAPETALK - Redi Tlhabi Show

Winner: 702 & CAPETALK - Redi Tlhabi Show

FIELD NEWS REPORTER

EWN - Gia Nicolaides
EWN - Giovanna Gerbi
EWN - Rahima Essop
KAYA FM - Tunicia Phillips
EWN - Gaye Davis

Winner: EWN - Gaye Davis

NEWS AND ACTUALITY PRESENTER

702 - Stephen Grootes
702 - Redi Tlhabi
KAYA FM - John Perlman
POWER 98.7 - Tim Modise
SMILE 90.4FM - Bobby Brown

Winner: 702 - Stephen Grootes

NEWS AND ACTUALITY SHOW

702 - The Midday Report
702 & CAPETALK - Redi Tlhabi Show
EAST COAST RADIO - Trending Tonight
KAYA FM - Today With John Perlman
POWER 98.7 - Power Newsroom

Winner: 702 - The Midday Report

NEWS AND ACTUALITY PRODUCER

702 - Andiswa Makanda
702 - Jonathan Fairbairn and Deryn Plutsick
OFM - Christal-Lize Muller
POWER 98.7 - Andile Khumalo
PRIMEDIA BROADCASTING - Cecile Basson

Winner: 702 - Andiswa Makanda

NEWS BULLETIN READER

EWN - Ray White
EWN - Tara Meaney
EWN - Regan Thaw
EWN - Morne Esben
POWER 98.7 - Andrea Van Wyk

Winner: EWN - Regan Thaw

Read more on the full list of award recipients.

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