Celebs to help Shine FM mark first anniversary

2012-12-14 00:00

SHINE FM celebrates its first anniversary tomorrow and to honour the occasion, it has invited local celebrities to co-host some of its show.

Shine FM is a community radio station that aims to inform, educate and entertain its listeners. Its coverage extends to the districts of uThungulu, uMkhanyakude, Zululand and Ilembe.

Station manager Thamsanqa Maphumulo said the station’s staff were excited about this achievement.

The station has reached 79 000 listeners in a year, Maphumulo added.

He said Shine FM was a platform to promote local artists and create job opportunities.

uThungulu District Mayor Thembeka Mchunu congratulated Shine FM on its first birthday.

“This is a great achievement for the station and the community at large.

“The council has prioritised the development of local stations,” said Mchunu.

Shine FM is found on 104.0 Mhz and is on air 24 hours a day, seven days a week, with eight shows.

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