About radio

Radio Riverside is a South African community station that broadcasts using the frequency of 98.2 FM. It broadcasts in a radius of +-110 km to towns in and around Upington daily. Riverside 98.2 FM offers content that is 40% music and 60% talk. Its website has the live streaming feature for listeners around the world. Its profits and any other income are applied to the promotion of its broadcasting activities and or in the service of its community.

Slogan: "The Independent Voice of The Rivercity"

Languges: Xhosa, Setswana, English, Afrikaans.

Format: Community, News, Talk.

Broadcast area: Northern Cape

Main shows and presenters

  • 982 Breakfast with Desiree Wana
  • Top 30 Charts with Anisha Goliath
  • Hip Hop Joint with Weppy Mofika
  • Jazz Melodies with Johannes Bonthyus
  • News Hour with Phumla Matole
  • Party Zone with Puleng Mohapi, Edwin Moletsane


Radio Riverside broadcasts in the following cities:

  • Upington 98.2