The External Service of Radio Ethiopia in Addis Ababa-Gedja was heard broadcasting in English on 30 December 2011. News, Ethiopian music and a cultural magazine was monitored from 16.00 to 17.00 UTC on 9.705 kHz. Reception (SINPO) was 43433 -- good signal strength, but with some transmitter noise or jamming and slight fading, otherwise clear and audible speech was observed.
A French language broadcast followed on the same frequency (9.705 kHz) at 17.00 UTC, although transmission was significantly degraded to transmitter noise or jamming. This broadcast could be heard also on 7.200 kHz.
Reception report was submitted by email and post.