Campus radio is an important educational and social facility for campuses around the world. It prepares students with real-life experience. Most of these stations feature news shows, sports programmes, and public affairs broadcasts, which prepare students for careers in journalism, television, and more. Campus radio station undoubtedly allows students to receive important media experience they may not be able to find anywhere else on campus. Whether it is through research, working with others, or preparing their own material, there is transferable experience in much of what a student disc jockey or student reporter does at his or her college radio station. A student could turn out to be a fantastic On-Air Personality (OAP) at while in the higher institution by doing well in the campus radio station.
In most higher institutions both students in Mass Communication and other departments participate in the running of campus radio stations. Most higher institutions in Nigeria have radio stations which air very interesting programmes enjoyed by listeners within and outside the university community. Here is a list of campus radio stations in Enugu State.
Caritas University Radio, 98.7 FM, Enugu State
Caritas 98.7 FM is owned by Caritas University, Amorji-Nike, Enugu State. It is one of the popular radio stations in Enugu state with an impressive audience base. The station has some of the best On-Air Personalities in Enugu’s broadcast media landscape who know how to keep listeners captivated.
GO Uni. Radio 106.9 FM, Enugu, Enugu State
GO Uni. Radio 106.9 FM is owned by Godfrey Okoye University Radio, Enugu State. Its slogan is The Heartbeat of Dialogue. The station obtained license and began operation on the 21st of October, 2015 and has since become one of the leading radio stations in Enugu with a rapidly increasing audience base. The impressive performance of GO Uni. Radio 106.9 FM is primarily as a result of the use of the sophisticated equipment, infrastructures and quality staff strength of the station. Programmes offered by the station keep listeners glued to their radio sets always.
Lion 91.1 FM, Nsukka, Enugu State
Lion 91.1 FM is the campus radio station of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN). The station was established to serve the needs of the university community and its environs. The quality staff strength is doing that job very well, with an expanding audience base. Lion FM is operated by both students and non-students who have the talent to showcase through campus radio broadcast.
ESUT Radio 106.5 FM, Enugu State
ESUT Radio 106.5 FM is a campus radio broadcasting station that is located within the university community. The station is owned by Enugu State University. It began operation in 2014 and has since grown to become very popular among listeners within and outside the university community.