Thobela FM Wins at INGOMA Awards
SABC Limpopo's biggest radio station Thobela FM is a proud recipient of the 2020 Trailblazer Award.
SABC Limpopo's biggest radio station Thobela FM is a proud recipient of the 2020 Trailblazer Award, presented during the 7th Independent National Gospel Music Awards (INGOMA) on Saturday October 31, 2020 at House of Treasures Church in Rispark, Johannesburg.
According to the Executive Chairperson of the INGOMA Foundation, Dan Raseluma, the award is an acknowledgement of the station’s consistency in hosting the annual Thobela fm Gospel Festival, as well as its contribution in promoting gospel music artists on its Gospel Thursdays program. Mr .Raseluma said their foundation has also embraced the station’s new initiative, Thobela fmGospel Star Search, which talks to our developmental mandate. “Based on this, we honour ‘Mošate’ with the 7th INGOMA Trailblazer Award,” said Raseluma with a cheerful smile.
Station Manager Mr. Madikana Matjila, said what brings the station to this level is a combination of factors, including a commitment and loyalty to the audience and society at large.
“I appreciate INGOMA for acknowledging and recognizing our work”, he said. “I would like to thank our listeners for their love and support to this brand, and our staff members as well for their hard work and dedication. Thobela FM will continue supporting and promoting local music”.
INGOMA Foundation hosts the Annual Independent National Gospel Music Awards to honour role players who are making a meaningful contribution to the gospel music industry.