DELTA Radio is located in Soroti Municipality in Eastern Uganda, about 300 km from the capital, Kampala. The Radio was established by Soroti Catholic Diocese in 2006, to amplify the pastoral and soci-economic programs of the Diocese among the communities in and around Teso sub-region, especially among the minority Kumam and Bakenyi tribes. The radio broadcasts at F.M 97.0 FM. The radio broadcasts in majorly three languages, Kumam, Ateso and Lukenyi.
DELTA Radio covers more than 10 districts in Eastern Uganda. The radio’s stereo signal reaches out to listeners in the districts of Soroti, Serere, Katakwi, Kaberamaido, Kumi, Pallisa, Kapchorwa, Bukedea, Amuria, Kapelebyongand parts of Mbale, Nakapiripirit, Nakasongola, Dokolo and Amolatar.
DELTA Radio is fully registered and licensed and supervised by Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) in accordance with the Electronic Media Act [Cap. 104] and the license number is BC 681. We broadcast for 24 hours 7 days a week. Monthly listenership survey is conducted by IPSOS.
The Name “DELTA”
The name “DELTA “is an acronym standing for Development, Education Leadership Training and Action.
DELTA Radio has modern state of art equipment from the reputable DB Elettronica, ITALLY (Green Technology).The radio has 2KW transmitter broadcasting on an 8 bay antennae mounted on a 64 meter mast. It is a stereo signal.And itsfrequency modulation is 97.0. The Radio has standby 5 KVA generator to provide power in case of daylong cuts.
The immediate target group for DELTA Radio is the rural communities and families.
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DELTA FM RADIO PROGRAM PRESENTERS AND STAFF CONTACTS 2020