Following test transmission which lasted for months, Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH) has finally launched its Campus Radio 89.3FM for full broadcast.
The Rector, Mr Obafemi Omokungbe together with other principal officers of the institution visited the broadcasting complex for a live interview session.
In commemoration of the occasion, Omokungbe expressed joy on the actualisation of the landmark project. He described it as a dream come true.
He praised the management of the station for their unflinching effort in running the station and ensuring its continued existence.
To make the radio station competitive among other campus radio stations in Lagos State and beyond, Omokungbe pledged to sustain and provide every need of the station at all times, and also provide a support system for the management of the radio to ensure smooth running.
According to The Nations, The Director Special Duties, YABATECH, Biekoroma Amapakabo praised the Rector’s commitment to the project despite challenges posed by COVID-19.
She thanked him for putting YABATECH in the league of other tertiary institutions that own a radio station.
Also speaking, the Consultant to YABATECH Radio, Mrs Bimbo Oyetunde, thanked the Rector and the management team for the opportunity to supervise the establishment and operation of the radio station.