Power FM (also known as Power 98.7) is a commercial talk radio station based in Johannesburg, South African, using the frequency of 98.7 MHz. Although there is a place for musical hits in its line up, its broadcast is mainly focused on news reports and programs on current issues in modern society. On Power FM's official website, listeners can find the live streaming feature as well as podcasts of its main shows.

Slogan: "Now We're Talking"

Languges: English.

Formats: Talk, Music, Sport.

Genres: Pop.

First air date: 18 June 2013

Owner: MSG Afrika Investment Holdings

Broadcast area: Gauteng

Sister stations

Main shows and presenters

  • Power Zone – Thoriso Maloka
  • Perspective – Sebenzile Nkambule
  • Power Up – Kwena Moabelo
  • Breakfast – Thabiso TT Tema
  • Beats – Peter Mashabane
  • Business – Khaya Sithole
  • Drive – Thabiso Kotane
  • Experience – Mesia Gumede
  • Experience – Refilwe Matsela
  • Fix – AK Tshabalala
  • Grooves – Mputla Mpya
  • Jams – Lebohang Phokela
  • Lounge – Mpumi Mlambo
  • Lunch – Faith Mangope
  • Soul Power – Boitumelo Maoka
  • Sport Extra – Mmasekepe Matsebane
  • Weekend Breakfast – Pabi Moloi and Mvangeli Nzuza
  • Weekend – AB DaCosta
  • Week – Morio Sanyane
  • Talk – Lukhona Mnguni


Power FM broadcasts in the following cities on FM, AM or Online:

  • Johannesburg 98.7
  • Pretoria 98.7
  • Soweto 103.6
  • Vereeniging 104.4



  • Rudzani
    Power has become my favorite station! Recommended by my friend. I'm listening to it from Zimbabwe. Always great live streams!
  • Simon
    I love Power for its great music and cool presenters. They always know what to say and make me laugh. I like to listen online, on the way to work I listen to a live stream.
  • Leonard
    Wonderful station, listen to news and sports. Thanks guys!
  • Lufuno
    This is my favorite station of all time! Listen live every day.