Nandala Mafabi, chairperson of Bugisu Cooperative Union.

 

By Our Reporter

Bugisu Cooperative Union (BCU) radio started hitting live on Air. B.C.U had a successful launch earlier on today. B.C.U will broadcast live on frequency 100.6 from Sironko for Uganda’s 57th independence.

BCU FM has officially started programming after playing music and testing machines for about a year.

The newest radio is under the management of coffee farmers group by MP Nathan Nandala Mafabi, who happens to be BCU Chairman.

It has recruited a number of experienced presenters among which include John K Wasikye and Richard Welishe aka Ragga Chief who both formerly worked with Step FM and Big FM.

Other presenters at BCU FM are former Elgon FM sports presenter SK Godfrey Kakungulu, former Step TV news anchor Imam Saudi Masalu, former IUIU FM presenter Manana Vinikhet and former Open Gate FM English news anchor Namonyo Emma.