OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE: ABUJA RADIO AWARDS

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The ABUJA RADIO AWARDS is an annual recognition awards aimed at identifying, encouraging and supporting indigenous grass-root broadcast journalism in Abuja, FCT.

The Abuja Radio Awards intends to be a sort-after award celebration of radio broadcast journalism. It is to identify radio broadcast stations and staff for their undying conscious efforts towards public enlightenment and Nation building.

The essence of the Abuja Radio Awards is to enhance an ideal level of professionalism in Radio media. Thus the award is recognizes the standout work of professionals in 2013.

The Abuja Radio Awards is designed to be audience/public friendly. The public will get to take part in this award celebration by voting for their favorite stations and staffs that has proven exceptionally well in the year 2013.

The level of participation from the radio stations, staff and the corporate world has been tremendous. The list of participating radio stations for the ABUJA RADIO AWARDS 2013, in no particular order are:

I.BRILA FM88.9
II.VISION FM92.1
III.KAPITAL FM92.9
IV.ASO RADIO FM93.5
V.RHYTHM FM94.7
VI.NIGERIAN INFO95.1
VII.COOL FM96.9
VIII.HOT FM98.3
IX.WAZOBIA FM99.5
X.RAYPOWER FM100.5
XI.LOVE FM104.5
XII.RADIO NIGERIA – Network Station

Voting for these radio stations and its staff will be done via sms and online. The voting categories for The ABUJA RADIO AWARDS include:

1.NEWS AND ACTUALITY PRESENTER (NAP)

2.NIGHT-TIME SHOW OF THE YEAR (NSY)

3.DAYTIME SHOW OF THE YEAR (DSY)

4.BREAKFAST SHOW PRESENTER (BSP)

5.YOUNG ACHIEVER OF THE YEAR (YAY)

6.AFTERNOON DRIVE PRESENTER (AP)

7.BUSINESS AND FINANCE SHOW (BFS)

8.SPORT COMMENTATOR/PRESENTER (SCP)

9.NIGHT-TIME SHOW PRESENTER (NSP)

10.RADIO STATION OF THE YEAR (RSY)

11.ON AIR PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR (OAP)

12.NEWS AND ACTUALITY SHOW (NAS)

13.RADIO DISC JOCKEY OF THE YEAR (RDJ)

14.RADIO DRAMA OF THE YEAR (RDY)

15.CONTENT PRODUCER OF THE YEAR (CPY)

16.AIRED ABUJA MUSIC ACT (AAA)

17.MUSIC RADIO SHOW OF THE YEAR (MSY)

18.SPORT SHOW OF THE YEAR (SSY)

19.GOSPEL SHOW OF THE YEAR (GSY)

20.BREAKFAST SHOW OF THE YEAR (BSY)

Nomination for these categories was done independently by the radio stations. The entry nominations for the categories will be announced on 31st January, 2014, after which voting commences on 1st February, 2014, and closes 28th March, 2014.

The award night will be on 29th March, 2014, but the event is strictly by invitation. For a chance to be a part of this event, visit the Abuja Radio Awards website.

You can also join our social media pages on twitter: @abujaradioaward and Facebook: abujaradioawards, to stand a chance of getting an invitation to the event. You also stand a chance to get invites from participating radio stations.

The vision of this project is to stand the test of time and be seen as a career achievement for every radio broadcast journalist and radio stations in Abuja.

The Abuja Radio Awards will be regarded in high esteem for celebrating indigenous radio broadcast journalism through professionalism and hard work.

Be a part of history; let’s celebrate voices!

The Abuja Radio Awards 2013 Supported by:

3 VINES SOLUTION

WELLNESS VITALITY DRINK

URTELS TELEPAD

NGO BEKE COUTURE

SIGNATURE STUDIOS

AFRICAN RENAISSANCE THEATRE

BRILA FM

VISION FM

KAPITAL FM

ASO RADIO FM

RHYTHM FM

NIGERIAN INFO FM

COOL FM

HOT FM

WAZOBIA FM

RAYPOWER FM

LOVE FM

RADIO NIGERIA

DrC Couture

GUAGE CONCEPTS

To be a part of history, contact:

info@abujaradioawards.com

or call: +234 809 986 8226

The Abuja Radio Awards ’13 – Celebrating Voices!!!

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