SABC radio stations continue to top listenership charts in South Africa, with some of them recording significant growth for the period of October 2018 to March 2019.
According to the latest Radio Audience Measurement (RAM), Ukhozi FM remains the giant of radio in Africa – commanding a weekly audience of 7 670 million. Metro FM on the other hand, remains the country’s favourite commercial radio station, with a 4 372 million weekly listenership.
Good Hope FM is also holding its own, with a weekly listenership of 680 000. Radio 2000’s new line-up seems to be getting the nod from listeners with the station having secured a 51.8% year-on-year increase in weekly audiences.
Ikwekwezi FM, Lesedi FM, Munghana Lonene FM, Phalaphala FM, RSG, Thobela FM and Umhlobo Wenene FM are also doing well; having exceeded weekly time spent listening levels of 20 hours.
The SABC has thanked South Africans for their continued support, reiterating its commitment to delivering compelling content that is informative, educational and entertaining.