Garden City Radio 89.9

Garden City Radio 89.9
City Port Harcourt
Broadcast area Port Harcourt, Owerri, Aba, Uyo
Branding GC Radio 89.9
Slogan Groove & Style
Frequency 89.9 FM (MHz)
First air date June 2011
Format Urban adult contemporary
Language(s) English
Transmitter coordinates 4°46′47″N 7°0′31″E / 4.77972°N 7.00861°E / 4.77972; 7.00861Coordinates: 4°46′47″N 7°0′31″E / 4.77972°N 7.00861°E / 4.77972; 7.00861
Owner RSG[1]

Garden City Radio 89.9 is a state owned commercial FM radio station in Port Harcourt, which broadcasts across Rivers State from studios in Old GRA. The station's signal strength reaches about four surrounding states including Abia, Akwa Ibom, Bayelsa and Imo. Its target audience are people from ages 25–54.[2]

Garden City Radio airs an urban adult contemporary format and is one of the high-ranking stations in Port Harcourt. The station originally launched its digital services on 96.2 in June 2011,[3] followed by an October 1 rebranding move. By December 2011, Garden City's frequency became 89.9 following instructions from the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC). [2] [4]

See also


  1. "Africa: Rivers State FM Station Contractor Warned". AllAfrica Global Media. 11 April 2010. Retrieved 17 July 2014.
  2. 1 2 "About Us". Retrieved 17 July 2014.
  3. "NUJ Tour". Rivers State Television Authority. Retrieved 17 July 2014.
  4. "Garden City Radio Trains 200 Youths". The Tide. Port Harcourt: Rivers State Newspaper Corporation. 2 June 2014. Retrieved 17 July 2014.
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