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Here's to the rebirth of radio, radio that's in tune with the listener. You FM targets urban, open minded listeners between the ages 25 - 44 years. The only commercial radio station broadcasting from the North West province. You FM broadcasts in 80% English and 20% of other Languages, tailored to cater and satisfy the urban listener's everchanging interests, lifestyle and music taste. You FM 89.8 - 103.9 - In Tune with YOU...
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Exclusive: Judge President Monica Leauuw speaks to media, she opens up to You FM on Women's MonthShe has avoided the media for over 40 years while climbing the legal ranks spanning two contrasting governments and now holds the highest judicial seat in the North West. The first woman Judge President has made history again, but this time her own personal best. Judge President Monica Leeuw spoke to the media for the time since the beginning of her career. In an exclusive interview with You FM at her home in the Mafikeng, North West, the stalwart spoke openly on her career life as a wife, mother, and grandmother. She also spoke about issues dear to her heart especially gender-based violence and how the justice system can help. 8 Sep 2020 Read more

'GBV is unnatural and inhumane' - veteran broadcaster Thuli Moagi on #PhenomenalWomaninYOU special editionAs the number of cases of gender-based violence continues to rise, veteran broadcaster, Thuli Moagi, has described gender-based violence as "unnatural" and "inhumane". 13 Aug 2020 Read more

You FM commemorates the #PhenomenalWomanInYOUAs part of our Women's Month content feature, You FM launched the campaign #PhenomenalWomanInYou. 9 Aug 2020 Read more

How male boss's reaction to sexual harassment claim left even Gender Commission shockedWhen revolutionary radio boss Tebogo Pooe received a sexual harassment complaint from a member of staff, his approach was contrary to what one would find in corporate South Africa - instead of hushing it up, or subjecting the complaint to in-house rigour, he took the unprecedented step of asking the Commission for Gender Equality to investigate. 2 Aug 2020 Read more

#LockdownWithYOU - You FM's response to Covid19You FM embarked on a station wide campaign #LockdownWithYou. The key message of the campaign is 'we are with YOU' all the way throughout the lockdown and beyond. The goal is to position the station as a credible and relevant source of companionship to our listeners during these tough times. Keeping them engaged, informed, entertained as well as allay their fears and anxiety during the lockdown period. 14 Apr 2020 Read more

Rebirth of radioYOU FM, the only commercial radio station in North West province was launched in November 2019. The adult contemporary station has a predominantly urban black audience with programming that's centered on music, talk, and news. Motswako Media Group (MMG) took over the broadcasting license from North West FM. MMG invested extensively into market. 20 Nov 2019 Read more

Out with the Old, In with the newThe platinum belt has a new adult contemporary radio station. What was once known as North West FM is now YOU fm, a completely rebranded commercial operating under new ownership. 1 Nov 2019 Read more