Capital FM

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Capital Fm has been On air since the mid-nineties. The station provides to its listeners with the latest Kenyan news & Breaking News, the best Mix Of Music, Business & Technology, Sports, Lifestyle & much more.

Background

Established in 1996 shortly after the liberalization of Kenyan airwaves, it was the second FM station to be opened after 101.9 Metro FM, however, several other FM stations have continued to crop up, catering to all tastes, 98.4 Capital FM continues to be a popular station, especially among the middle-class and upper-class markets.

Chris Kirubi– The late Kenyan Billionaire still owns Capital FM. It plays a mixture of hip-hop, RnB, rock, neo-soul, new jack swing, jazz, techno, dance, and Kenyan music.

Location

Its offices are situated on the 19th floor of Lonrho House, along Standard Street in the central business district of Nairobi, the capital and largest city in Kenya.

Capital FM Presenters

  1. Kaima Mwiti
  2. Jacob Asiyo
  3. Miss Mandi
  4. Neville
  5. Tracy Wanjiru
  6. Ann Mwaura
  7. Miano Muchiri
  8. Nadia Favre
  9. Joey
  10. Martin
  11. Amina
  12. Soulo
  13. Chao
  14. James Wokabi

Other notable veteran Presenters include:

  • Alex Belfield – a radio DJ from the UK
  • Caroline Mutoko – Marketing Manager at Kiss FM
  • Disk jockey Dr. Vey, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Eve D’Souza
  • Fareed Khimani – Director at Nusu-Nusu Productions Limited, Executive Producer of MNET’s Mashriki Mix Magazine show
  • Fareed Khimani and Seanice Kacungira hosted a morning show from 2006 until 2009, which had a wide audience with high ratings.
  • Fareed Khimani is back at Capital FM presenting the morning show with Davina Leonard
  • Gaetano Kagwa – Ugandan personality who gained fame due to his participation in the Big Brother Africa competition
  • Italia Masiero
  • Jimmi Gathu – lead breakfast TV presenter at K24
  • Jo Thoenes – breakfast presenter in the UK
  • Nini Wacera
  • Patricia Amira – of the Patricia show at KBC
  • Phil Matthews – head of The Radio Academy
  • Preety aka Herpreet Jaswal
  • Rick Dees, host of the Rick Dees Weekly Top 40 every Saturday
  • Sean Cardovillis – now working at Nation Media Group
  • Seanice Kacungira – a businesswoman in Kampala, Uganda
  • Suleiman Munyua AKA Soulo – Currently a Copy Writer still at Capital FM
  • Walt “Baby” Love, host of Gospel Traxx every Sunday afternoon
  • Zain Verjee – Anchor now with CNN

Shows

Weekdays

  1. Capital in the Morning
  2. The Jam
  3. Heartbeat
  4. Hits
  5. The Fuse

Weekends

  1. Football Sunday
  2. Walt Baby Love
  3. Wheels of steel
  4. Soul Groove
  5. Country Road
  6. The Capital Jazz Club

Frequencies

  • Nairobi 98.4 FM
  • Mombasa 98.4 FM
  • Western Kenya 93.0 FM
  • Nakuru 98.5 FM
  • Nyeri 98.5 FM
  • Garissa 102.7 FM
  • Kitui 106.5 FM
  • Malindi 104.5 FM
  • Voi 104.9 FM
  • Meru 103.9 FM

Capital FM Contacts

Studio Number: 020 2210020

SMS Number: 020 2210020

Email: info@capitalfm.co.ke

Facebook: @CapitalFM

Twitter: @CapitalFM

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