OFM, a regional radio station based in Bloemfontein, South Africa, says it has been named the Station of Choice in Bloemfontein, at the 2021 Bloemfontein Courant Reader’s Choice Awards.
The station revealed, it won Best Local Radio Station, Best Local Radio Show and Best Local Radio Personality Awards.
OFM’s Program Manager, Tim Thabethe said it is a privilege and honor knowing that the station’s listening audience value what it does so much, for which they vote it as the best.
“We do what we do for everyone that listens. The award is proof that OFM is indeed the sound of your life,” Thabethe said.
The Good Morning Breakfast, aired weekdays from 06:00 to 09:00, also won the Best Local Radio Show Award.
The show features host Shandor Potgieter, who won the Best Local Radio Personality Award. Potgieter is accompanied by Margaret Whitfield, who keeps listeners up to date on traffic news and weather, as well as SuperSport presenter Sam Ludidi, who covers sports news.
Bloemfontein Courant launched the Best of Bloemfontein competition in 2013. Readers can vote in more than 70 categories, which cover a range of industries.