BBC Moves Into North African FM

The BBC launched two 24-hour FM relays in Mauritania.
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The BBC launched two 24-hour FM relays in Mauritania.

BBC 106.9 MHz is in the capital, Nouakchott; BBC 102.4 FM airs in the second largest city, Nouadhibou. Both carry BBC Arabic programming for Mauritanian audiences.

The head of BBC World Service Business Development for the region said Mauritania is an important market for the BBC.

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