7 celebs who could replace Gareth Cliff in a flash

2014-04-01 11:30

The 5fm morning DJ will be off the airwaves, but who could replace him? Here’s our list of potential candidates.


Finally! Gareth Cliff on The Anne Hirsch Show!

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5FM announces new DJ line-up

2013-03-28 11:29

5FM has revealed details of their annual DJ shake-up, with three new voices joining the radio station from 1 April.

BCCSA clears Gareth Cliff of charges

2013-02-05 09:09

The Broadcasting Complaints Commission of South Africa (BCCSA) has cleared radio presenter Gareth Cliff of a complaint that he made derogatory remarks about Muslims during his radio show.

SABC to Idols judges: No Khaya interviews

2012-10-04 10:13

SABC spokesperson Kaizer Kganyago has said the SABC rejected a request by Idols judges Gareth Cliff and Unathi Msengana to interview Idols winner Khaya Mthethwa on their radio shows.

Gareth Cliff cleared of 'bitch' charge

2012-07-31 17:24

The Broadcasting Complaints Commission of SA has dismissed a complaint against controversial 5FM presenter Gareth Cliff for calling a woman a "bitch".

Isidingo stars react to SABC fire

2012-06-14 13:38

Local celebrities and the stars of soap opera Isidingo have taken to Twitter to air their views about the fire which SABC studios.

Gareth Cliff back in court

2012-03-15 08:29

5FM DJ Gareth Cliff is expected to make and appearance in the Pretoria Magistrate's Court to face charges related to speeding.

Cliff blames media for postponed case

2012-03-08 09:00

Idols judge and 5FM DJ Gareth Cliff has blamed the media for not reaching a plea agreement with the state after he was arrested for speeding and reckless driving.

Gareth Cliff feels 'really stupid'

2012-03-07 10:44

5FM shock jock Gareth Cliff has said he feels "irritated" and "stupid" after he was caught speeding at 182km/h by police in Pretoria.

Gareth Cliff caught doing 182km/h

2012-03-06 23:03

Controversial 5FM radio personality Gareth Cliff has been arrested for speeding in Pretoria, Gauteng traffic police say.

The top 10 news stories of 2011

2011-12-09 08:19

The year 2011 at Channel24 will be remebered for its nudity and racism scandals, celebrity madness and sadness.

Gareth Cliff cleared of sexism charge

2011-11-04 12:25

Radio DJ Gareth Cliff has been cleared of all charges of hate speech against him relating to comments he made on air.

'Gareth didn't mean to offend anyone'

2011-09-14 07:19

Angela Larkan has said people are overreacting to Gareth Cliff's comment that "girls of 22 usually do nothing but lie on their backs with their legs open".

Gareth Cliff responds to sexism claims

2011-09-12 14:34

5FM DJ Gareth Cliff has responded to a complaint laid against him for reportedly making a sexist remark on his breakfast show.

Oprah, Gaga called upon to help rhino

2011-09-02 14:14

A South African woman has called upon celebrities such as Lady Gaga and Oprah in a bid to raise awareness of Rhino poaching in SA.

ANC favours whites - Eric Miyeni

2011-08-23 14:04

Former columnist Eric Miyeni has said in an open letter to the ANC that SA's economic policies favour whites and that nothing has changed for poor blacks.

ANCYL calls Gareth Cliff a madman

2011-06-08 14:45

The ANC Youth League in Limpopo has called for the organisers of M-Net's Idols to remove Gareth Cliff as a judge.


Gareth Cliff says radio is dead and he is ready to host the funeral

2014-04-17 11:11

Outspoken radio DJ Gareth Cliff made a rather controversial statement regarding the future of the medium that made him famous.

5FM up for 5 Worldwide Radio Summit awards

2013-04-30 18:00

Youth music radio station 5FM has been nominated for 5 awards at this year's Worldwide Radio Summit Awards, including Gareth Cliff for Best International Radio Personality.

Gareth Cliff lends voice for Disney show

2013-03-04 11:23

Gareth Cliff is set to make his debut as animation star in an upcoming episode of the Disney show Phineas and Ferb, where he will voice the character of a travelling salesman.

Nonhle Thema: I want to be an Idols judge

2013-01-24 10:46

Reality star Nonhle Thema has said that she would like to be added to the judging panel on Idols, and feels that the chemistry between her and Gareth Cliff would be like "fire".

Gareth Cliff producer suspended for F-word

2012-08-07 11:03

5FM jock Gareth Cliff is fuming because his producer, Thabo Modisane, has been suspended for not omitting an expletive from a soundclip played on air.

Nu Metro beefs up Batman security

2012-07-25 13:21

Nu Metro have announced plans to "reinforce security procedures" at their cinemas for the opening of The Dark Knight Rises in South Africa after mass shootings in the US left 12 movie fans dead.

Gareth Cliff pleads guilty, fined R10k

2012-03-15 13:50

5FM shock jock Gareth Cliff has been fined R10 000 by the Pretoria Magistrate's Court for speeding.

Gareth Cliff's arrest welcomed

2012-03-08 15:17

The arrest of radio DJ Gareth Cliff for speeding has been welcomed by Gauteng's community safety MEC.

Gareth Cliff's speeding case postponed

2012-03-07 16:46

Radio DJ Gareth Cliff has appeared in the Centurion Magistrate's Court for speeding, the National Prosecuting Authority said.

Gareth Cliff spent 'minutes' in jail

2012-03-07 07:32

Controversial 5FM radio personality Gareth Cliff has spent several minutes in jail after he was caught speeding in Pretoria.

5FM keeps Gareth, DJ Fresh shows

2012-03-01 10:27

Radio station 5FM has announced changes to its DJ line-up after the shock departures of Sasha Martinengo and Anele Mdoda.

Celebs tweet Black Tuesday

2011-11-22 12:50

Local celebrities have tweeted their thoughts on the controversial Protection of state information bill that will come before the National Assembly for a vote.

Celebs tweet about Muammar Gaddafi

2011-10-21 09:59

Various local and international celebrities have taken to Twitter to talk about former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's death.

Love to Hate Them

2011-09-13 13:57

Radio DJs are like sport stars – we love to hate them.

Gareth Cliff reported for sexist remark

2011-09-12 11:40

The BCCSA has received a complaint against radio DJ Gareth Cliff after he reportedly made a sexist comment on his 5FM breakfast show.

SA celebs tweet ANCYL violence

2011-08-30 15:02

Gareth Cliff, Steve Hofmeyr and other local celebs have voiced their concerns on Twitter as ANCYL leader Julius Malema's hearing unfolds.

M-Net supports Gareth Cliff against ANCYL

2011-06-08 15:42

M-Net has issued a statement in response to the ANCYL's call for Idols judge Gareth Cliff to be axed from the show.

Gareth Cliff teams up with SA's Bieber

2011-03-11 14:52

Vicus Visser has acquired Gareth Cliff as a manager, and will be recording three songs at a studio in Johannesburg.

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