How to start a Radio Broadcasting Career with Kaya FM

Last week, I had a the pleasure of being invited to Joburg’s top Afropolitan station, Kaya FM 95.9. My group of radio students took a tour of the station and essentially had the full attention of the programming head, promotions department and news editor, all of which engaged in interesting conversations with them about the industry they are busy learning about in my lectures.

Feeling like something special was busy going down, I decided to take some videos of one of the conversations, and this one in particular stood out for me, as it answers the burning question of how to look at a career in radio broadcasting, jingle development as well as the ethics and pressures of being in a news room. Have a listen below:


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– Chris

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