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Alexandra, Cnr 3rd & Watt Street August 7, 2018– It is our great pleasure to announce that Alex FM has been nominated in the Mzansi Kwaito & House Music Awards (MKHMA) and the Mzantsi Jazz Awards (MJA). The station has managed to secure two nominations in two different categories namely: Radio that plays kwaito and Best Kwaito Radio Personality. The personalities being Tshepo (host) and Nkiyase (co-host) of the midday cruise which airs weekdays from 12:00pm to 15:00pm. On the Mzantsi Jazz Awards the station is nominated under the category of the Best Radio Station Playing Jazz.

“The nomination means a lot, for the mere fact that I grew up listening and playing kwaito at my primary school era from 1997 till now. I am honored to be a part of this music genre till today.” says Tshepo Mosima Presenter of The Midday cruise.

The Mzantsi jazz awards will take place on the 11th of August 2018 at the World of Yamaha in Sandton, and the tickets are available on webtickets.co.za for purchase. Whereas the MKHMA’s will be handed out at a red-carpet award ceremony where all the winners will be honored and celebrated, during an evening of performances, networking and great company on the 24th of November 2018 at Sun Carnival City – Top Arena. It is a very significant achievement to see Alex FM’s work being recognized on such huge platforms.

“The recognition is a sign of growth for both us and the station. It feels so great, we’re over the moon and we are looking forward to the 24th of November.” Nkiyase and Tshepo

We would like to send our sincere gratitude to the listeners of the station, the stakeholders and the staff for forever working hard to keep the station moving forward. Thank you for your effort and dedication for alone we can do so little, but together we can do so much.

If you would like more information about this topic, please contact. Nkosinathi Nkosi at 011 440 5419/21 or email at King@alexfm.co.za. Voting lines are now open. To vote one can text MKHMA (Category) (Artist) to 40439. SMS costs at R2.

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