Radio 702 is a talk format radio station broadcasting from Johannesburg, South Africa.The station claims to be Johannesburg’s favorite news and talk station, providing news, sport, business and actuality shows and many debates with the audience.
Radio 702 was born as a young adult music station, on 28 June 1980 and in 1988 it moved to a talk format. This station together with Capital Radio 604 were the only independent sources of broadcast news during the South Africa's apartheid era.
Radio 702 was broadcast only on 702 kHz AM. This changed in March 2006, when it was given permission to move to the FM radio frequency. The station was aired on FM for the first time on 24 July 2006.