Soundcity Radio Network

Soundcity Radio Network is a Nigerian FM radio and nationwide digital radio station that follows a Top 40 music format and is owned by Alphavision Multimedia, a subsidiary of the Consolidated Media Associates (CMA). Headquartered in Lagos, Nigeria,[1] Soundcity Radio Network broadcasts nationally to a youth audience.

Soundcity Radio Network
Broadcast areaNigeria Broadcast Nationwide (via, repeaters)
Frequencyvarious nationwide, 98.5 FM in Lagos
FormatCHR (Contemporary hit radio)
OwnerConsolidated Media Associates
First air date
July 18, 2016 (2016-07-18)

Soundcity Radio Network music quota leans more to Nigerian music with over 70% of music played from local artists and 30% split between other African and Foreign music.

98.5 Lagos LaunchEdit

Test transmissions for the first station for the Soundcity Radio Network, in Lagos, began in the first quarter of 2016, but programming and OAPs went on-air on 18 July.[2] Other OAPs followed with four hour shifts each.[3]

Coverage areas and frequenciesEdit

Soundcity has transmitters serving these areas:

Area Frequency
Lagos 98.5 MHz
Abuja 96.3 MHz
Port Harcourt 96.5 MHz
Kano 91.3 MHz
Enugu 91.1 MHz
Uyo Yet to Launch

Notable current presentersEdit


  1. ^ "Inside Group 8, Adepetu's media expansion across Africa". The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News. 2021-11-14. Retrieved 2021-12-08.
  2. ^ Dro Ameh (July 2016). "Soundcity 98.5 dial berths in Lagos". SoundcityTV.
  3. ^ MediaGuideNG (18 July 2016). "Moet debuts as OAP". MediaGuideNG.

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 26°11′09″S 28°00′34″E / 26.1859°S 28.0094°E / -26.1859; 28.0094