June 27, 2019
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PROGRESS 100.5 FM

Progress FM was established on 7th of February 2003 and inaugurated by then Minister of Education, a distinguished son of the soil, Late Professor Babalola Borisade. Progress FM has “O re mi” as its appellation and “Your Partner in Progress” as its slogan.

Progress FM was located at Ilokun Village along Iworoko Road, Ado-Ekiti.

The frequency is 100.5MHz and the bandwidth is 200KHz.

Coverage areas are: Ekiti, Ondo, Kwara, Kogi and Osun States.

Progress FM 100.5 is a premier medium through which information, both private and public can be broadcast within Ekiti State and its environs. A veritable link between the government and the governed. We amplify the voices at the grassroots in Ekiti State.

Aside the fact that the Station’s Programmes were carefully selected to whet the appetite of its darling listener. Progress FM 100.5 has a feedback mechanism to feel the pulse of its teeming listeners.

The Station has never compromised professionalism and has always been a catalyst for development in all facets of human endeavour. That is why we are known for balanced reportage, up to date news, clear political analysis and always creating a level play ground for all political parties and shades of opinion.

The Pioneer General Manager is Mrs. Bolatito Janet Joseph served between 2003-2006, followed by Mr. Samson Tunde Abiodun, whose tenure was between August 1st 2007-March 8th 2011, after which Pastor Dare Olorunfemi took over from him from March 10th 2011-March 6th 2014, while Pastor Kayode Akinsola was the General Manager between March 6th 2014 and March 2016. Also, Mr. Yinka Akintola resumed on June 6th 2016 and he was transferred on 20th December 2017, while Mr. Sola Adewale was redeployed as General Manager from 21st December 2017 to 30th May 2018. The current GM, Mr. Dokun Ladele took over the mantle of leadership from May 2018.