Who are we?
Citi 97.3 FM is an English-speaking radio station that operates from Adabraka in Accra, the capital of Ghana. We can be heard on 97.3 megahertz and on www.citifmonline.com
The Citi 97.3 FM radio brand is refreshingly different in that it combines a comprehensive and credible news function, backed by innovative listener-driven on air programmes, and exciting promotions with vibrant audience participation.
The station is well-noted to be listener-focused with innovative on-air programs, promotions, outdoor events and comprehensive news. The station has become known as a strong advocate for consumer issues, including road safety, sanitation, education, good health care, security and so on.
Citi 97.3 FM covers the vibrant Ghanaian political scene with objective and balanced live reports, news features and documentaries as well as regular round-table discussions on pertinent issues.
Citi 97.3 FM is also noted for relevant events like the Citi Business Olympics, the Money Fair, the MOGO Festival, to name a few.
Our main programs include the award-winning Citi Breakfast Show, Brunch in the Citi, Traffic Avenue, and the flagship Eyewitness News. We run the annual Citi Business Festival, the Effective Living Series, Family Month and the Heritage Month Series.
Citi 97.3 FM’s commitment to analytical business news has gained the confidence of listeners and advertisers alike. We have championed the cause of healthy discussion with our Citi FM roundtable which is a platform for in-depth discussion of important issues, with divergent views being represented.
Which awards have we won?
Citi FM, in 2012, was recognized as the most Innovative Newsroom in Africa for its use of digital media including online, social and mobile media in its news gathering and dissemination process at the 16th Telkom Highway Africa Awards 2012. The station’s news and current affairs program, Eyewitness News, was adjudged Best Radio Program of the Year for 2011 by the Chartered Institute of Marketing Ghana. One of the station’s journalists; Umaru Sanda Amadu has also received an international award for promoting peace on the African continent. He was awarded the 1st Prize in the “Jury’s Special Award” for the 2012 Radio for Peace Building Africa (RFPA) Competition.
Our radio station was recognized by the BBC in 2007 as new radio station of the year and the Citi Breakfast Show awarded the talk/interactive show of the year in the same year. The station’s products have also won awards with the most recent being Richard Sky winning health report of the year award. Citi 97.3 FM has also been acknowledged by the Ghana Journalists Association for its objective and balanced coverage of political stories in the interest of good governance and peace building.
Citi FM’s Shamima Muslim was adjudged the Radio Newscaster of the Year 2011 in the English Category at the Globa Radio and Television Personality Awards.
Advertising on Citi 97.3 FM
The news team is backed by a vibrant sales and client service team that creates tailored products for advertisers and clients. Citi 97.3FM’s key strength lies in our ability to design tailored advertising and promotional packages for businesses in a fast and cost effective manner. Your products, events and services will get to an ever growing audience of engaging listeners and patrons who believe in the credibility of what we communicate.
Citi FM contacts
Phone Numbers: 0550-585832, 0202-063598
Email: [email protected]
Location: No. 11 Dr. Morton Loop, Adabraka, Accra Ghana.