Zibonele FM is a South African community station that was founded in 1993 and is the first official community radio station in the country. Its line up is diverse and includes music shows, news reports, traffic, weather information and talk shows on a variety of topics. The station broadcasts from the Western Cape using the frequency of 98.2 MHz and has the live streaming feature on its website for listeners around the world. Radio Zibonele broadcasts 80% of its programs in isiXhosa.

Slogan: "Silapho Ukhoyo"

Languges: Xhosa, English, Afrikaans.

Formats: Talk, News.

First air date: 1993


Main shows and presenters

  • Empilisweni – Zanele Shwane
  • Ezemidlalo – Sibongile Manga
  • Inkqubondaba Ezabahlali – Xolisa Sindaphi
  • Ilitha lakho Breakfast Show – Lifa Gushman, Siyabonga Seti and Lelethu Ndlabu
  • Cel'ingoma Ndikdlalele – Bongani Mathenjwa
  • Esithebeni Sosapho – Thabitha Busani
  • Isphithiphithi – Fundi, Samkelo and Mawonga
  • Sports Parliament – Sakhiwo Sam
  • Uhlangulo Lomphefumlo – Rev Gijana
  • Friday Dedications – Bongani Mathenjwa
  • Siguguth'unxweme – Siyaxola Sonamtu
  • Sunday Chill – Mzondoleli Gampu

Frequencies

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

  • Cape Town 98.2

Contacts

Reviews

  • Mark
    Thanks to this site for a great live stream. I listen to Zibonele now only with you. I wish you good luck and have a nice day!
  • Salim
    Siyabonga umsakazo Zibonele ngezinhlelo ezinhle neziqondiso zomoya. Kuyangisiza usuku lonke. Wenza umsebenzi omkhulu. ngikulalele ngenjabulo.