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About Studio 7 for Zimbabwe:
Studio 7 has been providing Zimbabwe with objective and balanced radio news since 2003. It broadcasts up-to-the-minute reports on Zimbabwean politics, the economy, health, society, sports and the best Zimbabwean music.
Studio 7 in Shona, English and Ndebele can be heard each Monday through Friday evening in Zimbabwe and other parts of the Southern African region from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. and on Saturday and Sunday from 7 to 8 p.m. Studio 7 broadcasts at 909 on the AM or medium wave band, and on short wave at 4930, 11605 and 15775 kiloHertz. Listeners in the Harare region in particular may experience jamming on 909 AM.