Socfin build the structure of the new radio station
Socfin build the structure of the new radio station and bought and installed high quality broadcasting equipment. It also included the purchase of the mast allowing the transmission to reach afar. In all the structure, mast, equipment and installation cost over US$50,000. It is called Radio Malen and is loved by all the citizens of Malen and afar. The community radio station runs strictly to the rules of the IMC and is managed by an experienced journalist. The radio station went on air in May 2018 and has been running 24 hours ever since for which Socfin provides 24 hour power and contributes in monetary terms monthly to the upkeep costs such as salaries and consumables as well as electricity.