A BRIEF ABOUT IZWI LOMZANSI...

There is a talk and music quota of 60% and 40% respectively with local music constituting 80% of the playlist. Contemporary Talk and Current affairs are the daily feature of the station programming.

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Greater Ethekwini municipality and surroundings. There are transmission spillages reaching as far south as Port Shepstone and Eshowe in the North with midlands reaching Cato Ridge.

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IsiZulu is our language of operation with 15% of all other 11 official languages incorporated where the need arise.

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MORE ABOUT US...

Dubbed as KZN's No.1 Community Radio Station, also known as IZWI98FM. Izwi Lomzansi fm is a 24 Hours Community Broadcaster in IsiZulu-medium information, entertainment, music and talk radio.
Founded in 1998, Izwi Lomzansi fm broadcasts to the Greater EThekwini Metropolitan municipality. Izwi Lomzansi started transmitting in 1999 through short term licenses. Members of staff have developed valuable experience in radio broadcasting and production expertise.

The station has four main departments namely Marketing, News Room, Presenters (on-air staff) and Production. On a regular basis we recruit trainee journalists on attachment from the major institutes as part of our commitment to the community we broadcast to.

Its prime business is 60% Talk and 40% Music. Izwi Lomzansi fm is a community isiZulu-medium information, entertainment, music and talk radio station targeting audiences in the 24-49 and 16-35 age groups. The station transmits 24-hours. The station identifies with its modern listeners by way of a target-oriented content mix.

We aim to satisfy listeners' needs in order to maintain majority market share through quality programming. As a market leader in the community broadcast arena in the KwaZulu-Natal, Izwi Lomzansi fm sets the pace and trend for today's audience in community radio. Apart from the thought provoking content in topic discussions, the station's programming is predominantly driven by educational talk oriented content, with top presenters on-air. Izwi Lomzansi started transmitting in 1999 through short term licences. Members of staff have developed valuable experience in radio broadcasting and production expertise.

The station has four main departments namely Marketing, News Room, Presenters (on-air staff) and Production. On a regular basis we recruit trainee journalists on attachment from the major institutes as part of our commitment to the community we broadcast to.

Providing practical advice & expertise within a complex & dynamic industry.
Maintaining an ethos of equal opportunity amongst staff that is democratic, efficient and friendly. To this extent we are proud to be BEE compliant with an exceptional AA+ rating