Kovsie FM 97.0 is a South African community station that was founded by a group of students in 1978 and broadcasts from Bloemfontein, located on the campus of the University of the Free State. It broadcasts in three languages 24/7 and is focused on young people between the ages of 15-30. Its line up consists of 80% music and 20% talk and includes various music shows, local Top 40, news reports, entertainment shows. Kovsie FM is actively involved in the life of its community by sponsoring various events.
Formats: Community, Music, Talk.
First air date: 1978
Owner: University of the Free State
Broadcast area: Free State
Main shows and presenters
- Weekend Brunch – Nombasa
- Kovsie Music Session – Courtney
- The Arena – Sakhile and Landile
- Throwbacks – Wande
- The Midday Breeze – Wa
- Monate Fela Breakfast – Blackat, Kelly and Dylan
- Cafe 97 – Khanyisa and Mez
Kovsie FM broadcasts in the following cities on FM, AM or Online:
- Bloemfontein 97.0
- GeorgeI'm listening live right now. The breakfast show is great. Great music, charges for the whole day. I recommend Kovsie to everyone!
- LaetitiaI really like listening to Kovsie radio. This is a youth active station with cool music and fun DJs. Thank you!