Media General sweeps 8 awards at 9th RTP Awards

‘News 360’ presenters Ayisha Yakubu [L] and Alfred Ocansey won awards on the night[/caption]Media General’s towering presence in the media landscape was felt once again as programmes and staff of its subsidiaries won a combined eight awards at the 9th edition of the Radio and Television Personality (RTP) Awards held at the Accra International Conference Centre on Saturday, October 12. Top among the awards is News 360, which won the News Programme of the Year, the second time in a row. The programme’s consistent presenter Alfred Ocansey also took home the TV Male Newscaster of the Year the second time in a row. His co-presenter, Ayisha Yakubu, was also adjudged the TV Discovery of the Year. Multi-talented host of TV3’s morning show New Day Johnnie Hughes also walked home with the TV Morning Show Host of the Year gong. Ghana’s Most Beautiful, the beauty reality show on TV3, won the TV Reality Show of the Year while Sports Station, the programme which wraps up the weekend action from the world of sports every Monday at 9:00pm, won the TV Sports Programme of the Year. Media General’s radio station 3FM was not left out as the 3FM Drive won the Radio Programme of the Year. Blakk Kobby, as well, was named the Reggae Show Host of the Year. Incidentally, he was the first Media General award recipient on the night. https://twitter.com/3fm927/status/1183171173753991170?s=20 But that award came under controversial circumstances as popular presenter Blakk Rasta of Zylofon FM mistakenly walked on stage to receive the plaque. https://twitter.com/i/status/1183169081022861314

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Find below all the award winners: RTP PERSONALITY OF THER YEAR Nana Aba Anamoah – GHOne TV HONORARY AWARDS
  1. Alhaji Seidu Agongo – CEO, Class Media Group (CMG)
  2. Mr Dennis Kojo Anderson – CEO, Praise TV
  3. Professor Dr. Kwame Kyei – Owner Of Vision 1 FM, Light FM And Light TV
MEDIA GROUP OF THE YEAR Despite Media Group RADIO STATION OF THE YEAR Peace FM RADIO PROGRAMME OF THE YEAR 3FM Drive – 3FM BEST RADIO PERSONALITY GREATER ACCRA REGION Francis Abban – Starr FM BEST RADIO PERSONALITY ASHANTI REGION Kwame Tanko – Angel FM BEST RADIO PERSONALITY EASTERN REGION Nana Kwesi Baah (Odehyieba Kwesi) – Goodlife FM BEST RADIO PERSONALITY NORTHERN SECTOR Anaakaa Warris – Radio Progress BEST RADIO PERSONALITY CENTRAL REGION Candymann – Darling FM BEST RADIO PERSONALITY VOLTA REGION Mary Bedzo – Kekeli FM BEST RADIO PERSONALITY WESTERN REGION Nana Yaw Gyebi – Goodnews FM BEST RADIO PERSONALITY BRONG AHAFO REGION Adu Kwabena Mustapha – Kiss FM RADIO MORNING SHOW HOST OF THE YEAR Kwame Nkrumah Tikesie – Okay FM RADIO MORNING PROGRAMME OF THE YEAR Morning Starr – Star FM RADIO MID-MORNING SHOW HOST OF THE YEAR Kofi Kum Bilson– Peace FM RADIO LATE AFTERNOON SHOW HOST OF THE YEAR Elvis Crystal – Pluzz FM RADIO SPORTS SHOW HOST OF THE YEAR Dan Kwaku Yeboah – Peace FM RADIO SPORTS PROGRAMME OF THE YEAR Angel Sports – Angel FM (Ashanti Region) RADIO NEWSCASTER OF THE YEAR (LOCAL LANGUAGE) Akosua Ago Aboagyie – Peace FM RADIO NEWSCASTER OF THE YEAR (ENGLISH LANGUAGE) Atiewin Mbillah-Lawson – Starr FM
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RADIO NEWS PROGRAMME OF THE YEAR Kasiebo — Accra FM RADIO ENTERTAINMENT TALK SHOW HOST Kwadwo Preko Dankwa – Starr FM/Kasapa FM RADIO DJ OF THE YEAR Mr. Kaxtro – Ultimate FM RADIO FEMALE PRESENTER OF THE YEAR Atewin Mbillah-Lawson – Starr FM RADIO DEVELOPMENT SHOW HOST OF THE YEAR Nana Yaa Konadu – Peace FM RADIO REGGAE SHOW HOST OF THE YEAR Blak Kobby – 3fm RADIO GOSPEL SHOW HOST OF THE YEAR Johnson Adu Boahen – Angel FM RADIO TALK SHOW HOST OF THE YEAR Mugaabe Maase – XYZ/Power FM TV STATION OF THE YEAR UTV TV DIGITAL TV CHANNEL OF THE YEAR Angel TV TV PROGRAMME OF THE YEAR Adekye Nsroma – Utv TV MORNING SHOW HOST OF THE YEAR Johnnie Hughes – TV3 TELEVISION MORNING PROGRAMMEvOF THE YEAR Good Morning Ghana – Metro TV TV SPORTS SHOW HOST OF THE YEAR Patrick Osei Agyemang (Songo) – Adom TV TV SPORTS PROGRAMME OF THE YEAR Sports Station – TV3 TV FEMALE ENTERTAINMENT SHOW HOST OF THE YEAR Akua Amoakowaa – Angel TV TV MALE ENTERTAINMENT SHOW HOST OF THE YEAR Abeiku Santana — UTV TV ENTERTAINMENT PROGRAMME OF THE YEAR Mcbrown’s Kitchen — UTV TV FEMALE NEWSCASTER OF THE YEAR Serwaa Amihere — GHOne TV TV MALE NEWSCASTER OF THE YEAR Alfred Ocansey – TV3 TV NEWS PROGRAM OF THE YEAR News 360– TV3 TV DISCOVERY OF THE YEAR Ayisha Yakubu – TV3 TV FEMALE PRESENTER OF THE YEAR Stacy Amoateng – Platinum Network TV DEV’T SHOW HOST OF THE YEAR Nana Aba Anamoah – GHOne TV
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TV REALITY SHOW OF THE YEAR Ghana’s Most Beautiful 2018 – TV3 TV LOCAL SERIES OF THE YEAR Boys Abre – UTV Source: 3news.com|Ghana]]>