Media General is a media and communications company which owns and manages television, radio and other media entities. It is a wholly owned Ghanaian Company and was incorporated under the laws of Ghana in 2010.
Media General operates some of the industry’s largest and diversified businesses spanning television, radio, digital media and productions. The largest company in Media General’s growing portfolio is TV3 Network Limited, a private free-to-air television broadcaster in Ghana with nationwide coverage.
TV3 was acquired in 2011 and has consistently maintained its hallmark of being the best television station in news and entertainment. Other portfolio companies include, Adesa Productions Ltd, MG Digital Media Ltd and MG Radio Ltd. MG Radio Ltd currently operates four radio stations in Accra, Kumasi and Takoradi.
Media General Ghana Ltd aims to invest in and build great media and related companies to the benefit of a wide variety of stakeholders including shareholders, clients, suppliers and employees.
To lead the creation and delivery of high quality media content that informs, educates and entertains our viewers and listeners, while attracting and retaining the best talent to increase shareholder value.
To be the largest media and communications conglomerate in Africa, with interests in various media including television, radio, print, and digital among others.
Our mission is driven by the following core values;
• Creativity – we encourage imagination and inventiveness and this translates in our work
• Teamwork – we believe in teamwork and collaboration and continuously seek the expertise of our professionals to achieve our common goal
• Ethics – we are guided by our ethos of professionalism in all our dealings with stakeholders
• Value Creation –we exist to add value through our work to all stakeholders especially our shareholders, viewers/listeners, suppliers, employees and community.
PROFILE OF SUBSIDIARIES
TV3 Network Limited
TV3 Network Limited (TV3 Ghana) is a private free-to-air television broadcaster operating in Ghana. The company began on-air transmission on October 1, 1997 and produces a variety of television programs including news, drama, reality and entertainment shows. With its tag line, ‘First in News, Best in Entertainment’, TV3 Ghana has established itself as the most watched free-to-air television station in Ghana. TV3 began transmission with initial coverage in the Greater Accra Region, parts of Central, Eastern and lower Volta. Coverage was expanded to the Ashanti Region in 2000 and to the Western Region in 2005. TV3’s coverage is now nationwide in all regional capitals in Ghana.
Adesa Productions Limited
Adesa Productions Limited was established in August 2014 as a production company hived off TV3 to provide content for TV3 and other clients. It currently produces TV3’s reality programmes including Ghana’s Most Beautiful Pageant,Talented Kids and entertainment programmes such as Spotlight, Guys Avenue among others.
MG Digital Media Limited
MG Digital Media is the group’s electronic media content creation and management company. MG Digital Media enhances the reach of the Media General subsidiaries through the following mediums:
• Mobile devices
Content is created for the following platforms:
• Social media
• Mobile apps
MG Radio Limited
MG Radio was established in September 2015 to operate and manage the group’s radio stations. The company currently owns four radio stations in Accra, Kumasi and Takoradi producing content in English and Twi. These are: 3 FM, Onua FM, Connect FM and Akoma FM.