SAfm is a national, public radio station that broadcasts from Johannesburg, South Africa, owned by SABC. It broadcasts using frequencies from 104–107 MHz throughout the country. Its format focuses mainly on news and talk. However, its airwave also includes drama and children's programs. The SAfm website has a live streaming function, as well as podcasts of its main shows.

Slogan: "Leading the conversation"

Languges: English.

Formats: News, Talk.

First air date: 1936

Owner: SABC

Main shows and presenters

  • Backtracks – Mandla Shongwe
  • Beyond The Headlines – Aldrin Sampear
  • Facts of Faith – Naye Lupondwana
  • First Take SA – Elvis Presslin
  • Late Night Conversation – Patricia Ntuli
  • Living Redefined – Sechaba Gqeba
  • Market Update – Moneyweb (Fifi Peters)
  • Music of Africa – Sheila Ndikumana
  • Sport On – Thabiso Mosia
  • Sport Trax – Jon Gericke
  • Update at Noon – Sakina
  • The Soundtrack Of Your Life – Ernest Pillay
  • The Jet Set Breakfast – Michelle Constant
  • Wind Down – Mandla Shongwe
  • The Talking Point – Cathy Mohlahlana
  • Weekend View – Udo Carelse


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

  • Alexander Bay 105.8
  • Aliwal North 105.3
  • Beaufort West 104.3
  • Bethlehem 105.5
  • Blouberg 105.9
  • Carolina 106.6
  • Christiana 107.2
  • Donnybrook 106.3
  • Johannesburg 105.1

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    Greetings SAFM team I just want to take this opportunity to thank you guys for bringing us up to speed and conveying crucial happenings to all of us as South Africans. I also like how you conduct your interviews and for giving us news in its fullness. Keep up the good work
  • Maedo
    I listen to Sa fm for the breaking news. I like to always be in the know and it helps me in this. I also like its programs. Live stream of excellent quality. I often listen to Sa fa online in the morning.
  • Craig
    Safm you are the best! You guys are the best, please continue to be the best, don't regret it, aim for that height and don't just do things the usual way.
  • Sipho
    Good morning. SAfm offers great shows and current news!