Saturday, February 13, 2016 Local time: 04:27

Radio / Studio 7

Studio 7 for Zimbabwe provides comprehensive and reliable radio news seven days a week on AM, shortwave and satellite Schedule: Monday-Friday, 7:00-9:00 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 7:00-8:00 p.m., on Intelsat 10 repeats M-F 9-11 p.m. Local Time: 7-9 p.m. UTC Time: 1700-1900 Duration: Weekdays: 2 hours; Weekends: 1 hour  

Upcoming program

19:20 - 19:40 Saturday 13 Feb

English


19:30 - 20:00 February 12, 2016


22:35 - 22:41 February 11, 2016

Lawmakers From Zimbabwe's Ruling and Opposition Parties, Debate Mugabe's Leadership

Studio 7's Gibbs Dube moderates a panel discussion with Zanu-PF lawmaker Joseph Tshuma and Abednico Bhebhe of the opposition MDC led by Morgan Tsvangirai. Tshuma says President Mugabe's is a good leader with a mandate to lead the people, but Bhebhe says Mr. Mugabe is ineffective and must retire.


21:49 - 21:58 February 11, 2016

ZimPlus: Zanu-PF Factionalism Troubles Zimbabweans; Valentine's Day March On, Thursday, February 11, 2016


19:30 - 20:00 February 11, 2016


19:30 - 19:59 February 10, 2016


19:30 - 20:00 February 09, 2016


19:30 - 20:00 February 08, 2016


19:20 - 19:40 February 07, 2016


19:20 - 19:40 February 06, 2016


19:30 - 20:00 February 05, 2016


19:30 - 20:00 February 04, 2016


21:54 - 21:58 February 03, 2016


19:30 - 20:00 February 03, 2016


21:26 - 21:30 February 02, 2016

Inrterview With Joy Mabenge


19:30 - 20:00 February 02, 2016


19:30 - 20:00 February 01, 2016


19:20 - 19:40 January 31, 2016


19:20 - 19:40 January 30, 2016


19:30 - 20:00 January 29, 2016


19:30 - 20:00 January 28, 2016

Studio 7 has been providing Zimbabwe with objective, reliable and balanced radio news broadcasts since 2003 and has become a highly valued alternative point of reference on the airwaves for many thousands of Zimbabweans.

Studio 7 covers politics, civil society, the economy, health, sports, music, the arts and other aspects of life in Zimbabwe.

Studio 7 in Shona, English and Ndebele can be heard each Monday through Friday evening in Zimbabwe and elsewhere in the Southern African region from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. followed by LiveTalk with hosts Blessing Zulu and Gibbs Dube from 8:30 to 9 p.m.

On Saturday and Sunday Studio 7 news runs for an hour from 7 to 8 p.m.

Studio 7 broadcasts at 909 on the AM or medium wave band, and on shortwave on the 4930, 7210 and 12120 kiloHertz frequencies. Listeners in the Harare region in particular may experience jamming on 909 AM.

Studio 7 can also be received on free-to-air satellite devices during our normal time slot of 7 to 9p.m. and as a repeat of the Shona, English and Ndebele news programs plus LiveTalk from 9:00 to 11:00 p.m.

Tune to Studio 7 on Intelsat 10, Virtual Channel (VC) 23. The channel is called VOA Southern Africa and carries other VOA language broadcasts including English, Portuguese and French.

The downlink frequ3ency is 12.602 mHz and the symbol rate is 26.6. Downlink polarization is V or vertical. FEC or forward error correction is 1/2.

Schedule

 

  • Monday-Friday, 7:00-9:00 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 7:00-8:00 p.m., on Intelsat 10 repeats M-F 9-11 p.m.
  • Local Time: 7-9 p.m.
  • UTC Time: 1700-1900
  • Duration: Weekdays: 2 hours; Weekends: 1 hour


Contact Us

 

 

  • E-Mail: Studio7@voanews.com
  • Telephone: Text 1-202-465-0318, LiveTalk (in program hours) 1-202-619-2077
  • Address: Studio 7
    VOA Africa Division
    330 Independence Avenue SW