BY AUGUSTINA OKINEDO
The aim of establishing media organizations exceeds the primary function of providing information but also bringing satisfaction to the audience
This came under review as radio Nigeria Positive fm celebrates its 19th Anniversary.
Positive 102.5 fm is one of the 32 fm projects established by the federal government located in Akure , the capital ondo state.
It was inaugurated by former president olusegun obasanjo on the 20th of April 2002 with the aim of bringing government policies, programs and closer to the people at and at the same time providing entertainment and education.
These duties, the 19 year old outfit had strove in meeting up with in its news and programme contents professionally despite daunting challenges.
Positive FM guest analyst , Dr adedayo Afe who commended the station’s standard however said it was unfortunate that the establishment lacked conducive working environment.
A regular listener , Alhaji Mohammed Jamiu expressed displeasure over inadequate news translation in the local languages.
Another listener ,Mrs Bukola Oni
was happy that the audio streaming and newsblog of the station had further expanded its reach.
Some ardent listeners said they stayed glued to the station due to its quality programmes and balanced news.
Others who praised the station for its contribution to national development however appealed for more funding of the radio station
The general manager, Mr Tunde Abiodun thanked the audience for standing by the station all through the years.
Mr Abiodun promised that Radio Nigeria Positive FM would continue to ensure quality service delivery in its operations.