VOW FM 88.1

VOW FM 88.1

VOW FM 88.1 is a campus-based community radio station broadcasting from the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg. The station has a variety of music and talk show that reflect the life of the youth, students, politics and tackles social issues. We are on air 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Visit our website on vowfm.co.za
South Africa
28 Podcast shows
1 – 20


The VOW FM Drive is a lighthearted conversation-driven afternoon show that focuses on entertainment through learnings and the day-to-day navigation of life.
9 Jul 135 episodes English Entertainment News · Music Interviews


VOW FM Breakfast airs from Monday to Friday. The show covers a variety of issues from youth development, unemployment, entertainment news, trending topics, and music. It sets the tone for the day with a news update. If you are looking for a recap of what happened during the weekday and…
9 Jul 144 episodes English Entertainment News · Music Interviews


That Lunch Show is one of VOW FM's Award Winning shows. The show is about inspiring, informing and empowering listeners with hard-hitting topics. It tackles unemployment, current affairs, health, cultural, technology, and entertainment news. The aim is to keep the listeners informed and entertained. The show airs weekdays at 12:00-15:00.
9 Jul 65 episodes English Entertainment News · Music Interviews


Area Code is a fun and interactive mid-morning show on VOW FM, which airs weekdays from 09:00-12:00. This show aims to ease listeners into their mornings by keeping them up-to-date with the latest news and trends, while also serving as a student’s “go-to” for campus-related events and information.
8 Jul 296 episodes English Entertainment News · Music Interviews


Waking you up every Saturday and Sunday morning from 70:00am - 09:00am
22 Jun 9 episodes English Music Interviews · Comedy Interviews


The Sports Hub is a sports based show where we look to inform our listener with the latest happenings from the world of sports.
25 Jun 58 episodes English Sports · Health & Fitness

Civic Tech in Africa with Nathi Mcetywa

Civic Tech in Africa is a podcast by the Civic Tech Innovation Network, in partnership with Vow FM. The podcast focuses on the profiling of civic tech initiatives, civic innovators, activists, researchers, social entrepreneurs and others working in the civic tech and other related fields in Africa.
2 May 40 episodes English Tech News · Technology


Kwaito Koolerbox is a kwaito music show airing every Saturday afternoon from 12:00 to 14:00. The show strictly focuses on Kwaito music alongside its legends. It also serves as a commemoration to one of the few South African born music genres.
13 Apr 5 episodes English Music Interviews · Music Commentary


VOW FM Top 30 chart show every Saturday 09:00am to 12:00pm.
13 Apr 6 episodes English Music Interviews


Breaking Ground is a talk show that focuses on the rights of University Students and their educational wellbeing
7 Mar 9 episodes English Education · News

VOW FM x Drama for Life - Drama Therapy: Going back to the roots of healing

"Drama" and "therapy"? In the same line?? As in, they are the same thing? Now, doesn't that sound a little strange?! Join Kirsten, a recently graduated Honours student in Drama Therapy, as she delves into the details of expressive art therapies and what they mean for our individual and collective…
12 Dec 2023 3 episodes English Arts · Education

Tech Insights on VOW FM

Tech Insights is an informative and insightful discussion on developments in the world technology and tech business. The feature is on every Monday between 10 and 11am (South Africa Standard Time). VOW FM presenter and producer Thato Mathibi 'Harvy T' speaks to Kevin Ssemwogerere who is a Chartered Accountant and…
5 Dec 2023 6 episodes English Tech News · Technology

Social Work Khuluma Podcast

Social Work Khuluma translates as Social Work Talks, which is a home grown South Africa podcast for students and educators in social work that explores various facets of social work education.
28 Nov 2023 10 episodes English Education

Vow FM News

Packages of VOWFM News weekly stories.
9 Aug 2023 16 episodes English News · News Commentary

VOW FM 88.1 Moments

VOW FM 88.1 is a campus-based community radio station operated broadcasting from the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg. The station has a variety of music and talk show that reflect the life of the youth, students, politics and tackles social issues.
15 Feb 2023 177 episodes English Technology · Music

The Covid Report

At the onset of the Covid- 19 pandemic in South Africa when President Cyril Ramaphosa declared a state of disaster in March 2020, Voice of Wits launched an hour- long daily talk show, The Covid Report. This show focuses on the impact the virus has on various sectors of society…
7 Dec 2021 232 episodes English Technology · Music

Justice for Wom_n+ with Rosie Motene on VOW FM

Gender based Violence is a pandemic in South Africa. In 2018, our president admitted that we are in a crisis and received the #24demands from the total shutdown movement. GBV occurs in all communities, and across all demographics. In this episode, Witsie, Rosie Motene, talks about her experience with GBV…
25 Nov 2021 4 episodes English Society & Culture · Self-Improvement


PluggedIn features conversations that connect us with each other, help us understand the various aspects that make us human and expands our thinking to respect and grow together. You can listen LIVE on vowfm.co.za from 8:40 am on Fridays.
22 Sep 2021 9 episodes English Self-Improvement · Health & Fitness

Student Accommodation in Jo'burg

In this five-part series podcast, we focus on student accommodation in Johannesburg. Finding the perfect home away from home is not always easy, especially when searching in the City of Johannesburg. Boipelo Mooketsi takes listeners on an informative journey and engages with various guests, where they unpack all things funding…
16 Mar 2021 5 episodes English How To · Education

Young Entrepreneurs Summit 2021

Voice of Wits and the Tshimologong Precinct hosted the inaugural Young Entrepreneurs Summit on 24th June 2021. The Summit was targeted at young people who want to start a business or enhance their business skills, as well as learn and engage with other business people.
24 Jun 2021 4 episodes English Education · Business
1 – 20