Garba canvasses adverts for Radio Kano
In continuation of his working tour to agencies under his ministry, Kano State Commissioner of Information, Malam Muhammad Garba on Tuesday visited Kano State Radio Corporation.
Inspecting the studios and other equipment at the station, the commissioner expressed satisfaction with the progress it recorded within few months under the leadership of the newly appointed Managing Director.
He said with the installation of new Antenna Machine Unit at Jogana substation, the AM has powerful signals that can reach neighouring countries.
Garba then urged people in the state to patronise the station through advertisements placement because of its powerful signals that can cover long distance.
The commissioner promised to ensure that the station is equipped with modern equipment so that it could compete with any radio station globally.
Briefing the commissioner, the Managing Director of the station, Alhaji Gali Sadiq stated that the AM Station signals could only reach eight local government areas before he assumed office, but now it can reach neighboring countries like Cameroon, Niger, Chad and Togo.
He added that all studios were renovated and the state the government has provided new generators and procured new Antenna Machine Unit to replace the old one vandalised some times ago.
Alhaji Sadiq commended the commissioner and the Permanent Secretary of the ministry for their dedication and support for him and the management staff of the ministry, according to a press release issued by Sani Abba Yola, the Public Relations Officer of ministry.