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
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Your daily dose on infortainment, great music, and interesting conversations every weekday from 9am to 12 noon. Area Code is a fun and interactive mid-morning show on VOW FM, which airs weekdays at 09:00-12:00. This show aims to ease listeners into their mornings by keeping them up-to-date with the latest…
5 Dec 81 episodes English Entertainment News · Music Interviews


The VOW FM Drive with DJ Tee & Nana Mwene is a lighthearted conversation driven afternoon show that focuses on entertainment through learnings and the day-to-day navigation of life. The VOW FM Drive is one of two shows named after the station and this is to uphold our core values…
30 Nov 42 episodes English Entertainment News · Music Interviews

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 6 episodes English Tech News · Technology


The Mainswitch is VOW FM’s breakfast show, which airs from Monday to Friday for an hour. 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…
6 Dec 37 episodes English Entertainment News · Music Interviews

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 10 episodes English Education


That Lunch Show is an Award Winning show hosted by Pretty Ngwenya. 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…
21 Nov 10 episodes English Entertainment News · Music Interviews


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.
23 Oct 4 episodes English Music Interviews · Music Commentary


The Sports Hub is a sports based show where we look to inform our listener with the latest happenings from the world of sports.
5 Oct 19 episodes English Sports · Health & Fitness

Vow FM News

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


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

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.
14 Aug 39 episodes English Tech News · Technology

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 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

Wits School of Governance

The Wits School of Governance is hosting a number of events in August to give women a platform to “take up space”. We want to use these forums to learn from women, we want our guests to share their knowledge, wisdom and leave us feeling more inspired and on a…
30 May 2021 8 episodes English Management · Education

FEMME Conversations

Welcome to “FEMME Conversations”. This is a three part podcast series titled “Femme Conversations” focussing on engagements which aim to empower, educate and shift perspectives around issues faced by females. Though the content is highly feminine, the dialogues and engagements are also targeted to society at large. The series is…
4 Dec 2020 3 episodes English Society & Culture · Documentary

Surviving the 2020 Academic year

2020 has been an extraordinary year because of the covid-19 pandemic that has changed our lives. Join us as we look at the impact of the coronavirus on higher learning, and how university students in South Africa have managed to survive the academic year. Broadcast journalist Nokukhanya Mtambo paints a…
2 Nov 2020 1 episodes English How To · Self-Improvement
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