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    News bulletin 12/10 04h00 GMT
  • Paris Live AM 04h10 - 04h30 GMT Mon-Fri
    Features and analysis 12/10 04h10 GMT
  • RFI English News flash 05h00 - 05h10 GMT Mon-Fri
    News bulletin 12/09 05h00 GMT
  • Paris Live AM 05h10 - 05h30 GMT Mon-Fri
    Features and analysis 12/09 05h10 GMT
  • RFI English News flash 06h00 - 06h10 GMT Mon-Fri
    News bulletin 12/09 06h00 GMT
  • Paris Live AM 06h10 - 06h30 GMT Mon-Fri
    Features and analysis 12/09 06h10 GMT
  • RFI English News flash 06h30 - 06h33 GMT Mon-Fri
    News bulletin 12/09 06h30 GMT
  • Paris Live AM 06h33 - 06h59 GMT Mon-Fri
    Features and analysis 12/09 06h33 GMT
  • RFI English News flash 07h00 - 07h10 GMT Mon-Fri
    News bulletin 12/09 07h00 GMT
  • RFI English News flash 07h30 - 07h33 GMT Mon-Fri
    News bulletin 12/09 07h30 GMT
  • RFI English News flash 14h00 - 14h03 GMT Sat-Sun
    News bulletin 12/04 14h00 GMT
  • RFI English News flash 14h00 - 14h06 GMT Mon-Fri
    News bulletin 12/09 14h00 GMT
  • Paris Live Weekend 14h03 - 14h30 GMT Sat-Sun
    Features and analysis 12/04 14h03 GMT
  • Paris Live PM 14h06 - 14h30 GMT Mon-Fri
    Features and analysis 12/09 14h06 GMT
  • RFI English News flash 14h30 - 14h33 GMT Mon-Fri
    News bulletin 12/09 14h30 GMT
  • Paris Live PM 14h33 - 14h59 GMT Mon-Fri
    Features and analysis 12/09 14h33 GMT
  • RFI English News flash 16h00 - 16h03 GMT Sat-Sun
    News bulletin 12/04 16h00 GMT
  • RFI English News flash 16h00 - 16h06 GMT Sat-Sun
    News bulletin 12/09 16h00 GMT
  • Paris Live Weekend 16h03 - 16h30 GMT Sat-Sun
    Features and analysis 12/04 16h03 GMT
  • RFI English News flash 16h30 - 16h33 GMT Mon-Fri
    News bulletin 12/09 16h30 GMT
  • Paris Live Weekend 16h33 - 17h00 GMT Sat-Sun
    Features and analysis 12/04 16h33 GMT
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General

How to listen to RFI in English

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RFI's English Service broadcasts to Africa every morning for four hours live from 4.00 UT / GMT, and in the afternoon from 14.00-15.00 and 16.00-17.00 UT / GMT. You can tune in on 15 FM frequencies (including Jamaica). All of our programmes can be listened to on the internet live, and with streaming replays, downloads and podcasts. We're also on satellite, IPTV, shortwave frequencies and you can listen on your mobile phone and through our smartphone applications.

All times in Universal Time (UT) / (GMT)

Online

You can also look for our programs on WRMI (http://www.wrmi.net) and WRN (http://www.wrn.org/listeners). In Paris, you can hear us on World Radio Paris (http://www.worldradioparis.fr) on DAB+.

Write to english.service@rfi.fr and let us know how you listen to us - and happy listening!


On FM

The full programmes can be heard on our 15 FMs in Africa and Jamaica, except for 97.5 FM which will only broadcast the morning programme from 4.00 to 8.00 UT / GMT in Port Harcourt, Calabar and Douala/Limbe.
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AFRICA

Kenya - Nairobi 89.9 FM / Mombasa 105.5 FM
Uganda - Kampala 93.7 FM
South Sudan - Juba 91.4 FM

Gambia - Banjul 89 FM
Ghana - Accra 89.5 FM / Kumasi 92.9 FM
Sierra Leone - Freetown 89.9 FM
Liberia - Monrovia 106 FM
Nigeria - Calabar 97.5 FM / Port Harcourt 97.5 FM

Cameroon - Bamenda 105.8 FM / Douala-Limbe 97.5 FM
Lesotho - Maseru 96.5 FM
Namibia - Windhoek 107.9 FM
Zambia - Lusaka 100.5 FM / Kitwe 92.5 FM

JAMAICA

Jamaica
- Kingston 96.5 FM


Shortwave frequency

Our programmes can be heard in Africa on the shortwave frequency 9675 kHz, 31m Band between 6.00 and 7.00 UT / GMT.


Smartphone applications


- on the Appstore:

- on Google play:

- on Windows store (PC & tablets):

 
You can also hear our live stream on smartphones with the (free) Liveradio app. Tune in under "Stations/World/France/RFI Langues 1" from 4.00 to 8.00 Universal Time. 


Via Satellite

  • Listeners in the Americas can hear RFI English on Hispasat (1E).

HISPASAT (Channel 2)    4, 5, 6, 7 UT / GMT

  • Listeners in the United States can hear RFI English on Galaxy 19 via WRN - World Radio Network (free, no subscription).

GALAXY 19 (Channel 1)    6, 10 UT / GMT   From Monday to Sunday

  • Listeners in the United States and Canada can hear RFI English on Sirius XM via WRN - World Radio Network (with subsciption).

SIRIUS WM    6, 10 UT / GMT From Monday to Sunday

  • Listeners in Africa can hear RFI English on SES 5.
   
   

Via Internet Protocol Television (IPTV)

Listeners in the United States and Canada can hear RFI English (4 hours) with subscription on:

  • My African Pack (Global Networks Communications Corp.)
  • EnovativeTV

By mobile phone

In the United States, via AudioNow (www.audionow.com), dial (712) 432-8040 to hear the latest broadcast from the English Service (no charge).

In Cameroon, dial 9000 to hear the latest broadcast from the English Service (25F CFA per minute).

In Côte d'Ivoire, dial 734 to hear the latest broadcast from the English Service (25F CFA per minute).


In The Sky

On all Air France A380 flights you can listen to - and save via a USB slot - a selection of RFI programmes in English, French and Spanish.

 

 

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