Brila FM

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Brila FM
Brila FM logo.png
Slogan home of the fans
Frequency 88.9 MHz
First air date October 1, 2002; 15 years ago (2002-10-01)
Format Urban contemporary
Language(s) English, Nigerian Pidgin
Owner Larry Izamoje
(Nigerian Broadcasting Commission)
Sister stations
  • Brila FM Abuja
  • Brila FM Kaduna
  • Brila FM Onitsha
Website brila.net

Sports Radio 88.9 Brila FM also known as Brila FM is a sports radio station founded on October 1, 2002 by Larry Izamoje as Nigeria's first and only sports radio station.[1] Licensed by the Nigerian Broadcasting Commission, Brila FM has three sister stations located in Abuja, Kaduna and Onitsha.[2] During the 2014 FIFA World Cup, the station was appointed as one of the three lead broadcast partners by Optima Sports Management International (OSMI).[3]

Programming[edit]

Brila FM focuses primarily on sports updates and analysis. In 2012, they signed a broadcasting partnership with talkSPORT to broadcast live Premier League match commentary until 2014.[4]

Presenters[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Eagles must show 100% commitment — Izamoje". Vanguard Newspaper. 5 September 2009. Retrieved 1 January 2015. [permanent dead link]
  2. ^ "Brila FM commences operations in Kaduna". Vanguard Newspaper. 26 May 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2015. 
  3. ^ "NTA, STV, Brila FM, Lead Partners for W' Cup Broadcast". THISDAY Newspaper. 18 December 2013. Retrieved 1 January 2015. [permanent dead link]
  4. ^ "Brila FM ends deal with Talksport". Football Live. 19 May 2014. Retrieved 1 January 2015. 

External links[edit]