SPICE FM 2021 DETAILED PROGRAM LINEUP
MORNING DELIGHT (6:00-10:00 AM)
This is our morning prime time program. It is vibrantly presented with humor and has great music which opens the day. The presenters encourage every listener to get out of their beds and hit the roads, go to the gardens or other work destinations and commence work so as to earn a living. The program is an early morning riser that encourages people to for work.
The program provides the necessary information one would need in the morning as a new day begins. It has a press review, precautions for the new day, satirisation of the bad habits in the previous days and other humorous attacks on day to day life. It is no doubt that the comedy contained in the programme holds our audience to the end of the show. The comedy which involves around real life issues in our day to day life.
BBC NEWS 06:00AM-06:05AM
|06:30 – 06:35am
|Local weather forecast. The major economic activity of our target listeners is agriculture, Spice FM helps them to predict weather so that they prepare accordingly. The presenters prepare farmers to manage their activities according to the requirements of the season at that time.
|6:50 – 6:55am
|It is an entertaining attack on some of the big, crazy or controversial headlines in the newspapers. It is a dramatic presentation of very hot headlines in new papers.
|07 – 07:12am
|It is an update on current affairs in the local Runyakitara languages, catering for the 4Rs (Runyoro, Rutoro, Runyankole and Rukiga.)
|Here the presenters call and surprise the birthday celebrant of the day.
|07:55 – 08:00am
|It is a morning sports review of local, national and international sports. It is meant to update sports loving listeners with what is happening in the sports world and give a diary of the upcoming events.
|08:00 – 08:22am
|It involves a review of all newspapers. All stories that have an impact or proximity to the community that spice reaches are expounded. Otherwise it is a summary presentation of the daily newspapers content. It is intended to present the content of the newspapers to the people who cannot afford buying a copy. It also also gives passion to those who can afford to buy and provide them with a choice.This 20minutes slot has two skits;
|08:45 – 08:50am
|It involves the topical issue of the day.
|09:00 – 09:08am
|An update on current affairs. This caters for all those who do not understand the other local languages in which spice broadcasts.
|09:27 – 09:30am
|A lucky caller calls and requests for the song of her/his choice.
|09:40 – 09:45am
|We talk about usual issues affecting the local people.
Kalitango alludes to competing for survival. Here, everyone is busy at the climax of the day’s work. The programme prepares the listener into the lunch hour. Agriculturalists are expected to be finalizing with digging and mothers getting into the preparations of lunch. It has a lot of entertainment especially music. It is divided into this programme considers that most of the listeners are engaged in different development activities.
This is a purely developmental program, tailored to enhance development in our community. We provide information that helps our audience acquire knowledge that can be used in development. Kalitango program is a field based program, the presenter goes to the field and gather information on Agriculture and small scale industry development.
We also bring resourceful persons (successful entrepreneurs and experts) in the studio to educate our listeners. Arrangements and time-table of the week is given on a daily basis to help listeners not to miss out.
|It caters for those looking for jobs. The station encourages those people looking for workers ranging from casual to white-collar to use this time to get the people they want. Also those looking for jobs or better jobs listen to a variety that the presenter lays. Some of the jobs are jot from the newspapers. This intends to bridge a gap between job-seekers and employers.
|Strange but true
|The presenter talks about strange things happening in the World.
|11:00 – 11:10am
|Sports updates Ranging from local to International.
|This is a quick request by any listener who calls in.
|Here the presenter reads a touchy letter from the audience and gives time to the audience to respond on it and sometimes in advisory manner.
|Amahuure in 4RS
|News Bulletin ranging from local to International.
|It caters for the people in business and those planning to join business.
|The presenter talks about dangers of not eating well balanced food and the vital purpose of different food stuffs.
|We play an Old song to bring back peoples’ memories.
DJ HOUR (02:00 – 03:00 PM) This hour is meant for nonstop music and talkshows.
03:00 – 04:00 PM Sports News hour. Handles all sports Discipline, local, national and international.
HOT SPICE @ SPICE(04:00 – 07:00PM)
It is basically a music programme particularly featuring the latest hits. It is meant to entertain and welcomes back home, people from work. It targets majorly the working class. It is intended to refresh the minds of the workers who are retiring from a busy day. Such people are believed to have not had time to listen to the newest releases, and this time is given to them so that they can be updated of the developments in the music and entertainment industry.
|News about local and national celebrities.
|We play 2 songs and 3 listeners call and vote for the best.
|Today in history.
|It gives the listener the four memorable events that happened on that date. Such an event must be extraordinary or have an impact or relation to the people within spice’s target audience.
|One song is requested by the caller and is played instantly. It is intended to make callers compete for air.
|Talk of what is immoral in the society.
|Here we play the selected 6 hottest songs of the day.
|Issues at Hand
|We talk about any issue but from different walks of life.
|News headlines RR
|Here cover newsheadlines in Runyoro Rutooro.
|It is a news hour programme which involves analysis and review of the news items from near and far. It begins with a bulletin followed by an analysis. It handles general news and specialized news items brought on different days of the week. Monday is health, Tuesday is business, Wednesday is environment, Thursday is
|09:00 – 09:20pm
|09:30 – 10:20pm
|This airtime is earmarked for Talk shows on booking by Politicians, NGOS and Individuals from Monday to Sunday.
|10:00pm – 01:00am
|Musical programme, Love stories and Love letters.
Soul searching, Love Calculator
|06:00 – 09:00am
|All round Music considering all categories of people
|09:00 – 10:00am
|This programme is intended to help the listener who has is faced with a health problem but has not had a solution. The programme hosts a professional medical practitioner who answers all sorts of questions from listeners. Listeners are encouraged to forward their problems throughout the week. Also, some issues that emerge in the Monday-Friday health programme are forwarded to the spice doctor for solutions.
|10:00 – 12:00pm
|It is a talk-show programme. It handles a specific topic/issue and experts, authority or opinion leaders are invited to give their perspectives on the issue. The topic is normally local and on some occasions national.
|12:00 – 02:00pm
|It is a special programme that mainly targets the youths. It is a presentation of hot western hits of the day.
|BBC BUSINESS NEWS
|BBC news about International business
|02:00 – 04:00pm
|Musical entertainment featuring only African music, both new and oldies. A brief background of the artiste and album is given and the environment surrounding time the hit was done.
|04:00 – 06:00pm
|We cover local and international sport including guest featuring
|All Saints Preaching
|08:30 – 09:00pm
|09:00 – 09:30pm
|We do radio announcements of the day
|09:30pm – 01:00am
|Nonstopmusic, phone calls and less talk.
|06:00 – 10:00am
|Gospel music is played. Listeners send regards, and remind each other to go to church. It is dedicated to all Christians.
|Easy Sunday Request Show
|10:00 – 12:00pm
|This time listeners request for their favorite songs and dedicate them to their beloved ones, through SMS, greeting cards and live telephone call-in
|12:00 – 1:00pm
|It is an education programme designed to emphasize the need for education and gives suggestions on how to improve the (ailing) local education standards. It also emphasizes the affirmative girl-child education. Gives career guidance. Helps parents to choose the best schools, parenting. The programme gives education news and analysis, education diary, facts on education, status of schools in the region etc.
|1:00PM – 2:00pm
|We host the local people and their leaders to talk about issues which directly affect them. Sometimes we pre-record them from the field.
|2:00 – 02:35pm
|The presenterhosts an expert totalk about the real issues which affect Agriculture sector and the local people in their Homesteads.
|03 – 04:00pm
|Two hours of sports update and review
|04:00 – 07:00pm
|The presenter mixes super golden oldies across the World.
|07:00 – 09:00pm
|09:00 – 09:30pm
|Amahuure Na Bamahuure
|09:20PM – 10:25pm
|This programme targets the Listens who follow the day to day News and dedicated to the Reporters and other Journalists analysis of the top stories of the week.
|We play nice and cool music throughout the night