Owelle FM 99.5 located at Owelle FM Complex, Owelli-Ogbaku Road, Oye Owelle Square, Owelli, Awgu Local Government, Enugu State, a private Radio Station owned and operated by Owelle Media Limited is the first wholly Igbo language FM-channel covering the entire South Eastern region and adjoining states.
The Station was granted a license to operate as FM Radio in February 2019.
Over the coming years, Owelle FM has strengthened its institutional capacity considerably and diversify itself in terms of program format, technical efficiency, and coverage.
Owelle FM airs programs on FM frequencies. Regular broadcasts cover 24 hours every day, all in Igbo language, the indigenous language of Ndigbo of the South East Nigeria.
Being the first radio station to wholly broadcast in Igbo language has huge historical importance and responsibility to the Ndigbo. Its programs is used to create awareness to Ndigbo and encourage them to support nation-building.