https://www.westafricanpilotnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/Radio-Station-image-1-1-2021-1280x720.jpg

By Ibrahim Abdul’Aziz, Regional Correspondent Fombina FM Yola, Adamawa state capital is again thrown into mourning as it lost two staff in less than 24 hours. Fombina FM is a Yola based local radio station, is a stable of Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN). Mr. Fidelis Jocthan a staff of the station who is also the secretary of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ),  Adamawa state chapter confirmed the death. ” It’s with great shock...

https://www.westafricanpilotnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/Radio-History-Frank-Conrad-1920-Broadcast-Getty-Images-11-9-20-1280x720.jpg

Only 100 people were listening, but the first broadcast from a licensed radio station occurred at 8 p.m. on Nov. 2, 1920. It was Pittsburgh’s KDKA, and the station was broadcasting the results of that year’s presidential election. When the man responsible, Frank Conrad, flipped the switch for the first time, he couldn’t have envisioned just how profoundly broadcast media would transform political life. For centuries, people had read politicians’ words. But radio made it possible...

WP2Social Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com