“Radio is important for patriotism; radio is important to remind us of who we are – Guyanese. Irrespective of our ethnicity and irrespective of our cultural differences, we are first and foremost Guyanese and our Guyana, all 83,000 square miles, 215,000 square kilometers, belong to us; Guyana is ours.” An excerpt from the address by Hon Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo on 8thOctober 2017 at the commissioning of the radio station.
Radio Mahdia is located in the RDC compound and has a local team of three on-air persons and a technical monitor.
Local programmes are on 4 days a week, Monday, Wednesday, Friday and on Saturday morning as follows:
The Radio Mahdia Afternoon Shows are on Monday with Verlyn Skybar looking at Health and Education 17:00 -18:00hrs, on Wednesday with Lesa Lee17:00 -18:00hrs and Friday with Julian Melville 17:00 -18:00hrs
Saturday Mahdia Mixdown 10:00 -12:00hrs Rotated by the 3 broadcasters