08:27 (GMT+2), Thu, Thursday, November 27, 2014
East London’s The Haven Wellness Care Centre will have new kitchen equipment, an alarm system and fence ahead of Christmas thanks to the generosity of golfers who participated in the annual Algoa Cares Winter Charity Golf Day held in August.
“We were delighted to be able to hand over a cheque for R75 000, says Algoa FM’s public relations and corporate social investment manager Jennilee Peremore.
The m... read more
14:32 (GMT+2), Fri, Friday, November 07, 2014
Algoa FM listeners along the Garden Route will have their own dedicated afternoon drive-time show from Monday, November 17.
Jacques Arendt will broadcast the new show between three and seven pm on weekdays.
“We’ve been building our audience along the Garden Route for just about 3 years now. During this time we’ve been applying our minds to how we can best entertain and engage our audience by providi... read more
11:21 (GMT+2), Wed, Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Algoa FM has partnered with its weekend lunch presenter Tové Kane to open the School of Broadcasting in the Eastern Cape. The school was officially launched today at an exclusive presentation by Tové Kane at the Algoa FM head office in Port Elizabeth.
This is a first of its kind for the province, according to Kane.
“Some 25 years in the radio industry and related fields have given Tové an edge ... read more
15:51 (GMT+2), Fri, Friday, October 24, 2014
Algoa FM has partnered with its weekend lunch presenter Tové Kane to open the School of Broadcasting in the Eastern Cape.
This is a first of its kind for the province, according to Kane.
“Some 25 years in the radio industry and related fields have given Tové an edge in understanding the art of communicating,” says Algoa FM managing director Dave Tiltmann.
“When we realised that Tov&e... read more
12:33 (GMT+2), Mon, Monday, October 20, 2014
Participants taking part in this year’s Algoa FM Boardwalk Big Walk for Cancer on Saturday, 25 October stand the chance to win big prizes.
Those who come dressed in their craziest and wackiest outfits and take a selfie using #Boardwalk can win dinner and drinks at The Boardwalk including tickets to see the Vengaboys with an exclusive meet and greet for 4 friends.
BP is asking walkers to take a selfie at the massiv... read more
12:53 (GMT+2), Wed, Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Entries open on Monday, 15 September for the Algoa FM Boardwalk Big Walk for Cancer which will take place at The Boardwalk on Saturday, October 25.
The Boardwalk is the new partner to the Big Walk for Cancer, which is one of the biggest charity events on the Eastern Cape calendar.
The Igazi Foundation is the beneficiary of this year’s walk, with the funds going towards moving the Dora Nginza paediatric oncology w... read more
13:00 (GMT+2), Fri, Friday, September 05, 2014
This year's Algoa FM Boardwalk Big Walk for Cancer in Port Elizabeth adds a new and exciting addition to the walk as the route will take participants through The Boardwalk Hotel foyer. The aim is to get 12 000 people walking in aid of Igazi Foundation; raising the necessary funds to assist children suffering from cancer.
“Research has shown that that there will be a big increase in the incidence of childh... read more
13:10 (GMT+2), Fri, Friday, August 29, 2014
Algoa FM’s Daron Mann Breakfast (DMB) team is challenging the people of the Metro to join them for an early morning swim on September 1 to celebrate Spring Day – come rain or shine!
“We know that the weather on the official first day of spring is usually rainy or cold – or both – but we will be in the water from around seven in the morning,” says Algoa FM programme manager Baydu Adams... read more
12:16 (GMT+2), Tue, Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Masifunde Learner Development received a R65 000 donation to equip the Walmer High School library with the much needed textbooks and reference books.
In addition to the donation, Algoa FM also announced today at an assembly of 1500 learners and teachers that they are also awarding Walmer High School with an Algoa FM bursary to the value of R85 000 at Varsity College.
This bursary will be awarded to a grade 12 W... read more
16:34 (GMT+2), Tue, Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Regular Friday cricket clinics will help the Eastern Cape to produce the next generation of international cricketers like Makhaya Ntini.
Based on the passion and interest in creating a lasting sporting cricket legacy, The Makhaya Ntini Cricket Academy launched the “Fun Fridays School Cricket Clinics” on the 22nd July 2014 as an initiative for the 67 Minutes for Nelson Mandela Day. The event was held at the Winte... read more
16:57 (GMT+2), Tue, Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Algoa FM presenters will be out and about investing 67 minutes for a charity in their broadcast area to mark Mandela Day.
Each presenter has selected a charity that is close to their hearts in which they will be spending their 67 minutes with, on Friday, 18 July.
“This approach encourages and informs Algoa FM listeners about 11 different charities stretching from the Garden Route to the Wild Coast and inland to the bor... read more
16:56 (GMT+2), Tue, Tuesday, July 15, 2014
East London’s The Haven Wellness Centre has been selected as the 2014 beneficiary of the Algoa Cares Winter Charity Golf Day. This year’s theme is “Shanghai Showdown”.
This annual event will be taking place on the East London golf clubs famed Colonel SV Hotchkin greens and is the highlight on the Border golfing calendar.
“The Algoa Cares Winter Charity Golf Day is both organised and hosted... read more
16:33 (GMT+2), Thu, Thursday, June 12, 2014
Grade 11 and 12 learners from Nelson Mandela Bay and Buffalo City will be taking over the airwaves on Algoa FM on Monday, June 16.
A total of 14 pupils from schools across the Metro and three from East London will be working shifts at the station from sunrise to sunset to mark Youth Day.
They have been trained as presenters, news readers and producers by Algoa FM programme manager Baydu Adams.
Two pupils at a time wil... read more
11:34 (GMT+2), Wed, Wednesday, June 04, 2014
With an icy cold start to winter Algoa FM is encouraging listeners to help spread some love and warmth to those less fortunate.
Algoa FM listeners can once again help make an impact with the Algoa Cares Winter Woolly Week project by donating items to alleviate the strain of winter on the needy.
“Our listeners are dedicated to helping their community and they always respond to our call to action. They are the key to the... read more
15:45 (GMT+2), Tue, Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Crickley Dairy’s advert was announced as Radio Advert of the Year at the 2014 MTN Radio Awards that was hosted at the Sandton Convention Centre on Saturday, 12 April.
Algoa FM Sales Manager, Dennis Karantges says, “We entered 5 of our local clients that we knew had the potential to win and Crickley Dairy certainly did; their ad was short, entertaining and they kept it simple communicating the most... read more