In a remarkable demonstration of excellence, 947, South Africa’s premier radio broadcaster, has garnered multiple accolades at both the Best of Ekurhuleni Readers’ Choice Awards 2023 and the Best of Joburg Readers’ Choice Awards 2023. These honors underscore 947’s unwavering commitment to delivering exceptional content and solidifying its position as an indispensable cultural institution.
Foremost among the triumphs is Anele Mdoda, the charismatic host of 947’s flagship morning show, “Anele and The Club,” who has been named the Best Local Radio Personality at both prestigious awards. Anele’s infectious warmth, undeniable talent, and irresistible laughter have endeared her to audiences nationwide, establishing her as a cherished voice and one of South Africa’s favorite presenters.
Expressing her gratitude, Anele Mdoda shared, “We are absolutely thrilled to receive these prestigious awards at the Best of Ekurhuleni and Best of Joburg Readers’ Choice Awards 2023. The recognition from our listeners and the community is truly humbling. Our commitment to delivering a show that brings joy, laughter, and meaningful conversations remains unwavering. This achievement is a testament to the incredible team I have the privilege of working with and our devoted listeners. We are motivated to continue providing Joburg with the best radio experience.”
In addition to Anele’s individual accolade, “Anele and The Club” secured the title of Best Local Radio Show at the Best of Ekurhuleni Readers’ Choice Awards 2023. Anele, alongside her dynamic team comprising Frankie, Thembekile, and Cindy, delivers a winning combination of engaging banter, thought-provoking discussions, and chart-topping music. The show has seamlessly woven itself into the cultural fabric of Johannesburg, resonating with listeners weekdays from 6 am to 9 am.
Furthermore, 947 was honored as the Best Local Radio Station, affirming its consistent commitment to serving as the voice of Gauteng. Positioned as the go-to source for all things Ekurhuleni, Joburg, and beyond, 947 has become an integral part of listeners’ daily lives. From the vibrant banter of “Anele and The Club” in the morning to the smooth sounds of Msizi James and Bolele on Night Pulse, the ever-popular “947 Drive with Thando” or the Top 40 with Zweli, 947 consistently delivers engaging and indispensable content.
JD Mostert, Station Manager at 947, expressed pride in the achievements, stating, “We are incredibly proud of Anele and the entire team at 947. These awards are a testament to their hard work, dedication, and the strong connection they have built with our listeners. Anele’s infectious energy and the team’s ability to deliver engaging content have solidified 947 as a beloved radio station in Ekurhuleni. We express our gratitude to our listeners for their continued support and eagerly anticipate bringing them even more exciting and entertaining programming in the future.”
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