Less than three months after officially commencing its programmes transmission, Original 91.9FM, a subsidiary of the Ignite Media Group, has snagged three nominations in the maiden edition of the Ghana Media Personality Awards (GMPA).
The Ghana Media Personality Awards seeks to recognise, celebrate, and reward the contribution of personalities with exemplary vision in shaping the future of Ghana’s media industry.
GMPA is exclusively designed to bring together all personalities in the radio, print, and television industry in Ghana, this annual event is to also drive the media to strive towards excellence in their total output.
Original Inspiration and the Trinity Show host, Godfred Dankwah Junior (Man Godee), made it for Radio Gospel Show Host of the Year.
The Ghana DJ Awards Ambassador and 2021 Foklex Media Awards nominee, Daniel Mensah Badu, famously known in the showbiz industry as DJ Aberga, who joined Original 91.9FM from Power FM earned a nomination in the DJ of the Year category.
Enterprising news anchor, Pomaah Kyekyeku, who recently bagged a Master of Arts in Media Development degree from the prestigious Ghana Institute of Journalism, has also been nominated as Radio Female Newscaster of the Year.
Ignite Media Group is home to Metro TV which operates under the tagline; ‘Insightful and Inspiring Moments’, Original 91.9FM and Original TV, and also digital news portals Metrotvonline.com and Originalfmonline.com.
Under the management of venerable business leader, Edward Ato Sarpong, the media conglomerate with its compelling and authentic contents aims at becoming Ghana’s leading media organisation.
It also aspires to distinguish itself as a fiercely independent voice, speaking truth to power, reporting and exposing corruption in public institutions, shedding light on and confronting negative and social norms and practices.
The Ghana Media Personality Awards (GMPA) promises to serve as a springboard for many who aspire to reach higher heights with their work and with this being the inaugural awards, it also provides a platform for recognizing the great works and impact of communication practitioners in Ghana.
The 2021 GMPA is scheduled for 3 July 2021 at the National Theatre in Accra.
By: Bernard Ralph Adams | Originalfmonline.com | Ghana