5fm Radio is an adult contemporary radio station with a menu revolving around serious talk shows and community targeted programmes on governance issues, socio-economic subjects and health.
5fm Radio was granted a full broadcasting license on 1st April 2004 to broadcast 24 hours within a radius of 250 kilometres. We have a 500 watts transmitter. The radio station is the brain child of legendary and award winning veteran broadcaster Mr. Matteo Johnson Phiri a.k.a. “Mattippi”.
Station is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year
News headlines – on the hour daily
Main news bulletins – 06:15; 12:45 and 18:30hrs daily.