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OFM raises R500k+ for Cansa
In a remarkable display of solidarity and generosity OFM, the Sound of Your Life, successfully raised a staggering R575,000 during its PinkTober campaign. During October, this impactful initiative aimed to raise awareness of breast cancer and provide support to those affected by the disease. 10 Nov 2023 Read more

OFM takes it all!
OFM can once again proudly say that it is the best local radio station in Bloemfontein! The winners of the 11th annual Best of Bloemfontein Readers' Choice Awards, hosted by Bloemfontein Courant, were announced this week and OFM came up trumps. 26 Oct 2023 Read more

OFM continues to shine!
Two of OFM's behind-the-scenes magic-makers, Motlatsi JayBee Makhalemele and Jaco de Waal, have been recognised for their hard work and dedication. They were recently announced as finalists in the SA Radio Awards 2023 - in the Commercial Radio Content Producers Category. Makhalemele is the producer of The Joyride (Mondays to Fridays 3pm to 6pm), and De Waal produces the Good Morning Breakfast (Mondays to Fridays 6am to 9am. The winners will be announced at a gala dinner on 2 December. 18 Oct 2023 Read more

OFM goes pink in support of Cansa
This October, OFM's #PinkTober campaign aims to raise awareness of and support for those affected by breast cancer. We're calling on central South Africa to support our drive to raise R300,000 for the Cancer Association of South Africa (Cansa) during this month. 26 Sep 2023 Read more

Sharp-eared Virginian wins The 37
The 37, the song guessing competition that kept Central South Africa in suspense for a month, came to a dramatic close when Nadia Jooste from Virginia in the Free State was announced the grand prize winner of R37,000 cash! 30 Aug 2023 Read more

Win R37,000 with OFM's The 37!
This year, OFM celebrates 37 years of the Sound of Your Life, and as we've also marked 2023 as 'showtime', central South Africa's number one commercial radio station brings our listeners another exciting competition with a chance to win R37,000 cash this August. 31 Jul 2023 Read more

OFM winter drives raise over R500,000 for Central South Africa
This winter OFM, the Sound of Your Life, invited listeners, clients, and stakeholders to come and play their part for charity at various drives, including the popular Shoprite Checkers OFM Chip 4 Charity golf days and Boeries 4 Blankets fundraiser. 31 Jul 2023 Read more

Come on, Barbie, let's go movie!
On Friday 21 July 2023, OFM treated listeners, clients, and staff to a private screening of the Barbie movie as the worldwide phenomenon hit the global circuit. 26 Jul 2023 Read more

Not all treasures are silver and gold, sometimes they are yellow!
OFM - the sound of your life was announced as the winner of a silver award in the Beeld Jou Keuse readers' recommendations where several companies in 102 categories received praise for their excellent service, reasonable prices and after-sales service. 5 Jun 2023 Read more

#OFMBakkieArm campaign embraces rural safety
On Wednesday, 17 May 2023, OFM's BakkieArm fundraising campaign reached a climax when R100,000 was handed over to the Agri Securitas trust fund at OFM's outdoor broadcast unit on Nampo Park, during Grain SA at Nampo Harvest Day. 18 May 2023 Read more

OFM launches exclusive merchandise
A first for OFM and definitely something for all fans and everyone who loves clothing 'with a twist'. 10 May 2023 Read more

OFM promotes sales manager to sales and marketing manager, recruits brand manager
OFM - the sound of your life - has announced the promotion of one of its own to the position of sales and marketing manager and the recruitment of a brand manager. 2 May 2023 Read more

Central Media Group supports Free State Arts
The central region has over many decades been an important hub for the development of the performing arts. Many of South Africa's greatest thespians have been proud to call the Free State home and have moved through the hallowed halls of the renowned Performing Arts Center of the Free State (Pacofs) in Bloemfontein, considered one of the best theatre facilities in the country. 13 Apr 2023 Read more

OFM augments the sound of Nampo Harvest Day
OFM is proud to announce that it returns as the official media partner of Grain SA's Nampo Harvest Day for 2023. 4 Apr 2023 Read more

OFM's Shandor 'living in a box' in celebration of Bloem Show's 140th birthday
Known for not shying away from donning boxing gloves or traversing a mountain range, OFM's Good Morning Breakfast host, Shandor Potgieter, takes on a new challenge - 'living in a box' for 140 hours. 3 Apr 2023 Read more

New voices on OFM from April
OFM has earmarked 2023 as 'showtime' and will introduce some fresh voices to the lineup from 1 April 2023. 31 Mar 2023 Read more

OFM School of Podcasting opens April 2023
In an ever-changing landscape of audio production and consumption, OFM is leading the way and opening access to technology and platforms for citizen podcasters to be heard. 16 Mar 2023 Read more

O-dition winner announced!
On Wednesday, 8 March 2023, the 25-year-old Michael Ndabandaba from Klerksdorp was announced on the Good Morning Breakfast as the grand prize winner of the OFM O-dition presenter search. 8 Mar 2023 Read more

O-dition final 5 announced!
After listening attentively to the voice tests of more than 400 entrants and travelling 2,840kms to eight cities in four provinces, the OFM O-dition voice talent search enters its final phase. 27 Feb 2023 Read more

OFM's 5K-a-Day competition: Listen, enter, play, win!
2023 is showtime on OFM! This means glitz, glam and, as always, fun and games that make our listeners win...big time! 8 Feb 2023 Read more

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