Line Up


  • RISE fm Breakfast with Cheese & Mpumi

    RISE fm’s exciting Breakfast Show Team has been waking Mpumalanga up with a smile since July 2017. The
    amazingly talented Mpumi Mbethe (previously co-host of the award winning breakfast show on Ligwalagwala FM) teams up with the ever popular Cheese to get everyone’s day started on the right note, entertained, informed
    and with a spring in their step.
  • RISE fm MidMornings with JT

    RISE fm’s energetic & talented JT ensures that Mpumalanga’s Hottest Radio Station flows into the afternoon without missing a beat.

    JT brings you Mpumalanga’s best music and loves to interact with listeners on the hot topics of the day.

    Whether it’s lighter issues or issues of more depth – JT is always on the look out for topical subjects affecting everyone in Mpumalanga.

    JT & RISE fm provide excellent mid morning entertainment  … putting you first.

  • RISE fm Lunch with Mizz K

    Following a very successful career in TV and Radio Kedebone Mkhabela has now made a very welcome return to the province she calls home. Born and bred in Pienaar in Mpumalanga, Kede cares passionately about the province and the people of Mpumalanga.


    The ever energetic Kede aka Miss K, hosts “RISE fm Lunch”  every weekday. Drawing on her personal experiences and previous exposure this show focuses on everything lifestyle orientated and related.  Kede covers everything from fashion, style, trends, environmental issues, community endeavours, travel & tourism.

  • The RISE fm Drive with Thebigzill Onair & Sibo Pilson

    After presenting the RISE fm Drive as a solo male for a couple of years, and taking into account the worldwide upswing in ‘ensemble radio’, the station decided to find a co-presenter to join Thebigzill Onair.

    We didn’t have to look any further than our own, self-proclaimed, ‘Queen of the Weekend, Sibo Pilson. She was willing to relinquish her crown, and together, Thebigzill Onair and SIBO are looking to blow new life into Mpumalanga Drive Time radio.

  • Taking Care of Business on RISE fm

    RISE fm’s intrepid New Editor Zingisa Chirwa hosts Mpumalanga’s very own business show, focusing on the international trends, and the local impact.

  • RISE fm In 60 Minutes with Beauty Selala

    RISE fm’s Beauty Selala hosts our ever popular current affairs show “RISE in Sixty Minutes” every weekday evening Mon- Thurs.

    ‘RISE in Sixty Minutes’ is a mixed bag of information with Beauty expanding on the days top news stories and highlighting business, lifestyle & sport issues along with listener interaction.


  • RISE fm Evenings with Fezile

    Fezile sits confidently in the hot seat as RISE fm transitions seamlessly from day to night without missing a beat.
    Whilst she brings you Mpumalanga’s best music, Fezile also loves to interact with listeners on the hot topics of the day. Whether it’s lighter issues or issues of more depth – Fezile is always on the look out for topical subjects
    affecting everyone in the province.