Cyberbullying has been an unveiling trend on different social media platforms, and it is now the root of several problems. Some people end up depressed, with low self-esteem issues, and unfortunately, in the worst-case scenario people end up committing suicide. Before getting into such a conversation, it is very important to define cyberbullying/online trolling. Cyberbullying […]

Raising Awareness Around Men’s Health During Movember By: Palesa Rochelle Matlala With the month of November upon us, we talk Movember- an annual event involving the growing of moustaches during the month of November to raise awareness around men’s health issues, such as prostate cancer and testicular cancer. The notable men’s health issue One notable […]

Coming from the richest man alive, “when something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favour.” ( E. Musk, 2020) With a great start from The Frontal Lobe being the part of your brain that helps you organise, plan and pay attention ; redirecting your energy towards what […]

Civic Tech Innovation Network,in partnership with Vow FM collorate in a Civic Tech in Africa podcast. The Civic Tech in Africa podcast focuses on the profiling of civic tech initiatives such as civic innovators, activists, researchers, social entrepreneurs,and others working in the civic tech related fields in Africa. Content hosted by

Programme Manager – 1 year Contract (renewable depending on funding)  Location: 9th Floor, University Corner Building, Braamfontein  Organisation Name: Voice of Wits (VOW FM) Brief Description Voice of Wits (VOW FM), a campus based community radio station at Wits University in Johannesburg seeks to employ a Programme Manager responsible for ensuring the development, implementation, maintenance […]

Gender based Violence is a pandemic in South Africa: GBV occurs in all communities, and across all demographics. In 2018, President Cyril Ramaphosa said the country was in crisis. In the same year, thousands of women and gender non-conforming people took to the streets across South Africa calling for an end of gender violence. Several […]

Wits’ campus radio, Voice of Wits (VOW) FM scooped five awards at the 2021 South African Radio Awards. The annual Radio Awards honours outstanding achievements in the South African radio industry, and sets a benchmark for all radio stations and professionals to strive towards. The campus radio station was nominated for 19 awards in recognition […]

Supporting causes that make a difference in this world (no matter how big or small) is a challenge VOW FM is always up for. We pride ourselves in being a station that serves its nation and being the change, we want to see. Although we are still in a pandemic, we look to find where […]

VOW FM, in partnership with the Tshimologong Digital Innovation Precinct will launch the Inaugural Young Entrepreneurs’ Summit. The launch, which coincides with Youth Month, will provide aspiring young entrepreneurs a platform to engage with leading business people and acquire pivotal business knowledge and insights that will aid their development. The Young Entrepreneurs’ Summit takes place […]

A blind medium telling tales relying on just one sense of the five which is “Hearing”. An art, most people call it. It is a thrill for those behind the mic putting in the work to relay accurate messages, to ensure that they depict an image compelling listener’s to not change the dial. That is […]

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