Foremost Nigerian Radio station, Beat FM has won two awards at the UK entertainment awards and this comes almost one year after the radio station opened its doors in London. The station received awards for the Best Radio and the Best Online Radio Show, which was won by Beat FM presenter– Ms. Amanda Star.
In the award ceremony, The Beat London was up against radio stations like Pulse 88, Rinse FM and Juice UK while Amanda Star (The Beat London presenter) was up against DJ Milk Tray (From On Top FM), SNC (Straight No Chaser) and Not For The Radio (NFTR).
Commenting on the Award, General manager Megalectrics, Deji Awokoya said: “We are glad to be able to celebrate the power of the radio and how we can connect with our audience on a remarkable level. It is a huge honour to be named the radio station of the year just in our first year and it is worth celebrating”
‘We also celebrate our drive time presenter Amanda Star who won the best online radio show and we appreciate her hard work and that of our other staff who work behind closed doors to make the station a success”
This year’s award show marks the 3rd year anniversary for the UK Entertainment Awards, which was hosted by The Beat London’s presenter, Travis Jay. The award ceremony, took place on Sunday 20th November at the Marriott Hotel West India. Beat FM London is the first on Megalectrics’ International radio division and it projects African, Caribbean and British music.
Megalectrics took over the management of Bang Radio in North London on the 28th of March 2016. Megalectrics limited (Owners of Beat FM, Classic FM, Naija FM and Lagos Talks) is a reputable indigenous broadcast company with headquarters in Lagos and it has is a strong resource based entity with a gifted workforce geared towards swift delivery in the broadcast and communication industry.