Campus radio is an important educational and social facility for campuses around the world. It also 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. 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 Niger State;
92.3 Search FM, Minna (Federal University of Technology, Minna), Niger State
Search FM is owned by Federal University of Technology, Minna (FUT Minna). It commenced full operation on the 4th of March 2009 after Late President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua approved and issued a broadcast license to the institution to commence campus radio following the recommendation of National Broadcasting Commission (NBC). The station is very popular in Niger state for its informative, entertainment and educative programmes, including content meant to capture the attention of the student population and host community of the University. Search FM has some of the most exciting programmes and On-Air Personalities in Niger state, making it a station to reckon with in the state.
89.9 Click FM (Ibrahim Babangida University, Lapai), Niger State
Click FM is the official campus radio station of Ibrahim Babangida University, Lapai, Niger State. It is one of the thriving radio stations in the state with very vibrant On-Air Personalities (OAPs) that know how to captivate the audience with interesting programmes.
103.9 Ultimate FM (College of Education, Minna), Niger State
Ultimate FM is the official campus radio station of Niger State College of Education, Minna. It is a radio station which is focused on using very interesting programmes to satisfy its numerous audience members within and outside the institution.