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5 FM 
About Us
5fm Radio is an adult contemporary radio station with a menu revolving around serious talk shows and community targeted programmes on governance issues, socio-economic subjects and health.
5fm Radio was granted a full broadcasting license on 1st April 2004 to broadcast 24 hours within a radius of 250 kilometres. We have a 500 watts transmitter. The radio station is the brain child of legendary and award winning veteran broadcaster Mr. Matteo Johnson Phiri a.k.a. “Mattippi”.
Station is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year
News headlines – on the hour daily
Main news bulletins – 06:15; 12:45 and 18:30hrs daily.
Our content policy
“Freedom of Expression for Good”– no inflammatory broadcasts or propaganda.
• Independent news bulletins.
• Quality adult music of yesteryears, such as, jazz, Congolese rumba and old school Zambian music.
• Health programmes with a focus on HIV/AIDS.
• Religious programmes on Sundays.
• ‘Problem corner’- interactive discussion programme attempting to find solutions to various problems of a social nature.
All talk shows and other discussion programmes are presented as live phone-ins to achieve broader community engagement and participation.
All programmes are prepared in English although commercial adverts in vernacular are accepted.
Our audience
Ranges from 500 to 1,000 people per 15 minute segment
Young and old
High profile businesses
Government offices
Public transportation; minibuses and taxis
Choose us for:
Studio facilities:
generating commercials and programmes for broadcast on any other station. The on air studio is for live programmes only.
Brand building:
We Build Brand Business by stimulating Brand Passion through the airwaves.
We galvanise consumer and public interest in socio-economic and civic agendas.
We Transform Brand Mind-Share into Brand Market-Share.
Physical Address:
Plot No. 9945 Kabelenga Road
Opposite Levy Junction
Phone: 0211221515
Live on air:
- 0955 221515
- 0966 572346
Station Manager: 0955 122151
Programmes Manager: 0955 807780
News Editor: 0955 668456