Aganang FM is a community
radio station licensed by ICASA (Independent Communication Authority of
South Africa) to operate in the Potchefstroom (Dr Kenneth Kaunda
District-North West Province) since 13th
April 2009. AganangFM Community Radio Station is a section 21 company
and deemed by Companies Act 71 of 1997 as a public service entity. The
radio station is registered as a non-profit organization (004 231
NPO) and currently covers 100Km radius that includes the following
areas: Tlokwe (Potchefstroom), Matlosana (Klerksdorp),
Vendersdorp and Orkney.
Aganang FM’s main mandate is to raise awareness, educate, and address socio-economic
challenges through broadcasting as a mass media channel.
AganangFM is a full spectrum radio station that plays all types
of music, with 60 % talk and 40 % music. Our programs are segmented to
accommodate News, Current affairs, in calling programs, outside
broadcast, workshops and awareness campaigns. The media of instruction
is in Setswana, Afrikaans, Sesotho, IsiXhosa and English.
Aganang FM’s target is to attract listeners who are between the ages 14-60 in Potchefstroom and surrounding areas in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda district-North
West Province. Aganang FM is a community mass media outlet that
provides news and information in an unbiased manner and serves as an
imperative resource facility between the members of the community and
all organs of the state that provides some sort of public service to
the community. Aganang FM is not aligned with any political formations
and has established numerous relationships with community based
organizations (CBO), youth formations, Non-profit organizations
(NGO) and religious faith groups that deal with the social, economic
and environmental issues in general and negative ills in particular
within our communities.
Aganang FM has branded itself in the past five years as a formidable
community mass media platform that delivers quality Current Affairs
Shows, Debates and Awareness Campaigns in the North West Province in
general and Dr Kenneth Kaunda district municipalities in particular.
Aganang FM covers 100 KM radius but through streaming, we can reach the
entire world. We have won numerous awards for the positive contribution
in the society and the advancement of the City in terms of tourism.
Aganang FM has managed to do work for various organizations in a more
professional and efficient manner to reach all sectors of the society.
FM won the Sanlam & MDDA "Best Community Radio Station in South
Africa Award in 2015 " Mmogo Rea Tswelela".........We are now on 87000
Listenership which makes us No1 in the North west Province " Mmogo Rea
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Tswelela" To Advertise Call 018-293-3136 and Ask for Lorna Monco/Tumelo
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