About radio

YFM (99.2 FM) is a South African radio station aimed primarily at "Youth". It broadcasts from Johannesburg using the frequency of 99.2 MHz. Most of its line up is devoted to music, which is selected by the in-house team of DJs, and the rest of the time is occupied by entertaining talk shows, news and competitions. The YFM station is also known for its Y Academy, which has been conducting radio training for over 10 years.

Slogan: "Yona Ke Yona"

Languges: English.

Format: Kwaito, Hip Hop, R&B, Urban.

First air date: 1997

Owner: Kanthan Pillay

Main shows and presenters

  • Non-stop Music
  • The A-List – Supta and Tshepi
  • The Lady On Drive – Khutso Theledi
  • The Shakedown – Nia Brown and Mthaux
  • Y Mornings – DJ Ankletap and Kandis Kardash
  • YTKO
  • Into the Night – Kea Zawadi
  • #SundayFeels
  • The Nightcap – Lula Odiba
  • The Plug – Supta
  • The Warehouse – Just Mo and Josi Chave
  • Threeway – DJ Fae Fae, Samke and Zan D


YFM broadcasts in the following cities:

  • Johannesburg 99.2 FM



  • Paballo
    Love the station, I am in Bloemfontein. This station keeps me going!