About Us


An exclusive community health learning media. It is a strategic tool for Educating, informing, advocating and stimulating social action for better health.

We are a strong outreach and medium for improvement of health outcomes through, stimulation of the community dialogue on health issues, Interactive community journalism and a platform for public opinion on health-related issues.

Afya Radio is covering lake Zone regions with prospect of expanding the operations to other regions of Tanzania and East Africa at large. The Afya FM Radio comprises studio facility and transmission facility of 2-Kilo-Watts output. The studio facilities are accommodated at Buzuruga Mwanza, in Mwanza City while the transmission facilities are located at Bugarika C, one of the suburbs of the Mwanza City. 

Awards & Recognition

Afya Radio’s Vision is of a Tanzania which is free from preventable illnesses and diseases Afya Radio’s Mission: We work to realize that under-served population of Tanzania are well informed on health issues, demanding their rights to health, access appropriate health services and practice healthy living behavior through health system strengthening and private-public partnership.

"We produce programs with a balance between majority and minority audience, favoring the mass audience of under-served population. Afya Radio has attained a large number of audiences due to the expansion, the radio receiving a lot of feedback from listeners because it reaches 2.5 million people."

Iddi Juma Yusuph