GeoPoll has released its Media Rating Report for Quarter One 2019 of the most popular radio shows in Uganda.
The report from January – March 2019, covered ratings for National radio stations. The ratings were carried out for the most popular radio breakfast and evening programmes both in English and Luganda for Kampala.
GeoPoll’s Audience Measurement Service is the first and only provider of daily, overnight audience measurement ratings in multiple countries throughout Africa, Asia, and the Caribbean. Developed in conjunction with Kantar Media, GeoPoll’s Audience Measurement Service uses a unique mobile-based methodology to capture watching, listening, and reading trends in real-time, providing media owners and agencies with accurate, up-to-date data.
Mornings (06am-10am) and evenings (03pm-07pm) are peak times for radio programming with the highest listenership and as such the most sought after by advertisers. These time bands are also premiumly priced and are the money makers for radio.
Top radio English morning programmes:
1. Capital FM’s Morning Crew, 2.7 rating
2.Radio One’s Great Morning, 2.5 rating
3.KFM’s D’Mighty Breakfast, 1.9 rating
4.Galaxy FM’s Morning saga, 1.5 rating
5. Sanyu FM’s Sanyu Breakfast. 1.3 rating
Top Luganda morning programmes:
1.CBS FM’s Luganda breakfast show, 5.3 rating
2.Radio Simba’s Binsanga wano, 3.4 rating
3.Beat FM’s Sisimuka show, 1.8 rating
4.Bukedde FM’s Bukedde Butya, 1.4 rating
Most Popular radio Luganda evening programmes:
1.Bukedde FM’s Washing Bay programme,
2.Beat FM’s Gigenze Gitya
3.Radio Simba’s Mukulikeyo
4.CBS’ Sanyuka the Heart beat
5.Super FM’s Kasenda Bazaana
Top English evening programmes:
1.Capital FM’s Drive Show
2.Galaxy FM’s Evening rush
3.Sanyu FM’s the Drive
5.Radio One’s Drive Time.