NHK World - Radio Japan, transmitting from the SENTEC facility in Meyerton, South Africa, was logged on 29 April 2013. News, music and a language course in English was heard from 18.00 to 18.30 UTC. Reception on 11.885 kHz was (SINPO) 24322. While speech was audible, signal was weak and clarity hindered due atmospheric noise.
Reception report was emailed to NHK World - Radio Japan the following day. QSL card arrived in the mail on 14 May 2013.