88.1 signal FM (Radio Kabonero) is Eastern Uganda`s No. one live Radio and the best Radio brand in Eastern Region with well-blended programmes done by a team of young proffessional broadcasters. Signal FM is a unique commercial FM station broadcasting from Bugisu, the land of plenty. And its based in Mbale town,the commercial capital of the middle Eastern region of Uganda.Mbale the major eastern city is situated 261km away from Uganda’s capital city Kampala. Katinvuma Broadcasts and General Limited,a private limited liability company based in Uganda,East Africa, operates Signal FM...More
- We Communicate for Development.
- To create brand awareness,loyality and shape consumer attitudes for our clients.
- Communicating proffessionally with flavour ,passion and creativity.
Why advertise with signal FM
- Its loud and clear.
- Has wider coverage.
- Tagets an audience which has the disposable income to spend.ie the Business community and the youth who love stylish products or modern life style.
- We have the best programming in estern Uganda.
- Car frequency 88.1 MHz found in most vehicles such as "My cars" and taxis.
- We play the Latest Blend of Music.
- We are the only interactive “live Radio” for the youth in eastern uganda and beyond.
With the advantage of higher altitude of 1560 metres above sea level,coupled with the addition of 75metres of the tower height,Signal FM transimission covers the radius of over 150km on a straight line of sight. This automatically enables a complete coverage of all the eastern districts of Uganda..More
Languages of Broadcast
Our major language of broadcast are English,Luganda and Lumasaba.others are Ateso and Adhola.
To inform, entertain and educate our listeners through top quality tailor made programmes with the Sole aim of eradicating poverty and extreme hunger,promoting gender equality and women empowerment,providing a platform for respect of human rights, sensitising the masses on the dangers of disease and ignorance and nevetheless,we advocate for good governance and protection of the ecosystem.
|6:00-10:00 am||Omulembe Omusignal|
|10:00– Midday||Signal Hit squad|
|Midday–2:00pm||The Dining Zone|
|2:00– 4:00 pm||The Jam Session|
|4:00– 6:00 pm||Inyayitsa|
|6:00- 7:00 pm||Wagagai Brigade|
|7:00 - 8:00pm||Wagagai yello top Requests|
|8:00-9:00 pm||Speak Out @ Signal|
|9:00-midnight||The Love Signal|
Latest Local News:
|AGRICULTURE IS UNDER FUNDED|
The Bungokho Sub County LC 3 Chairperson has warned of the Governments underfunding to the agricultural sector saying it has led to underdevelopment of firming and commercial crop production sector among the common farmers in Uganda.
|BODA BODA IN MBALE|
Boda Boda cyclists in Mbale District say they are mistreated by the taxi drivers saying that most of their motorcycles have been confiscated and the riders harassed while attempting to go to the park after the authorities burned them from entering the park.
|HAWKERS IN MBALE TO REGISTER.|
The DPC Mbale has tasked the hawkers in town to get registered as hawkers and posses identity cards to legally qualify to carry out hawking in Mbale town.
|UGANDA REDCROSS SOCIETY TO SENSITISE PEOPLE|
The Uganda Red Cross society has embarked on a campaign to sensitizing communities in eastern region on how to deal with awaiting disasters that are likely to occur in Elgon region due to heavy rains.
Rotting of perishable goods is the main challenge faced by the business community in Mbale during this rainy season.
The vendors dealing in perishable goods like tomatoes, watermelon and cabbages among others speaking to signal fm revealed that they are the ones making losses at the market as their goods continue rotting on daily mainly due to lack of customers with interference from rain.
|EMPLOYERS PRAISED FOR CREATING JOB OPPORTUNITIES|
The employers in Mbale have been applauded for creating job opportunities for Ugandans and also the hard working employees were recognized during the Mbale district labour day celebrations that took place yesterday.
The RDC Mbale Paul Nangoli while making his remarks noted that the entrepreneurs in Mbale have created a conducive environment for labour which has also contributed to safe security in Mbale.