Lotus FM, which is owned by the Government’s National Broadcaster, South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC), is headquartered at the SABC building in KwaZulu-Natal. Lotus FM is the only National Indian Radio Station in South Africa, broadcasting nationwide and to the world.
LotusFM first aired on the 8 January 1983 and was first presented by Abel Peters known as Thunderbolt under the station management of Isabel Van De Linde.
LotusFM are the entertainment powerhouse for South African Indians, offering the most popular fusion music and entertainment. Lotus FM is known for its music, DJs and events. Although broadcasting is done in English, the station prides itself on providing entertaining language shows, teaching listeners to speak in their mother tongue – Tamil, Urdu, Hindi, Telegu and Gujurati.
Our inclusive mindset, combined with our passionate innovative attitude, allow the station to deliver an environment where the diverse South African meet and amplify their experiences. Therefore our station tagline is “Share the Experience”
Dj’s / Omroepers:-
Goolam Bhai Azad
Krsna Priya Dasa
Frequencies / Frekwensies:-
98.3FM for Port Elizabeth