CULTURE: Meet Ghanaian Broadcaster Abeiku Santana – The Worshipper, Entertainer And Mr. Tourism Celebrating 10 Years on Okay101.7Fm
We often tagged musicians as versatile, they can sing, rap and dance. Some can even deliver different styles and types of singing / rap. So aside Musicians, we hardly call other talents either a broadcaster or any other as versatile.
In Ghana we found a versatile broadcaster. This ace broadcaster has ruled the air waves in Accra, Ghana with his unique presenting style on his late afternoon drive shows from his days of Adom106.3FM to Okay101.7Fm.
Let us introduce you to Mr. Versatile, Abeiku Aggrey Santana who is also known as Mr. Tourism, host of the late afternoon drive on Okay101.7fm.
The awarding winning Ghanaian broadcaster is called Mr. Versatile because his ability to blend different styles of presenting.
He is able to lead his listeners in worship, inspire them, entertain them with the best of music and host the best of interviews.
Abeiku Santana who is a Chartered Media Professional recently announced that he is celebrating 10 years on Okay101.7FM as the host of the late afternoon drive called “Ekwanso DwooDwoo”.
In a celebration post on social media, the Ghanaian broadcaster wrote:
For the beauty of the earth, for the glory of the skies,
For the love which from our birth over and around us lies
Lord God Almighty of all, to thee i raise this song of grateful praise.
Hurray 🙌🏾🙌🏾🙏🏾💫💥📻 🎤
Today Exactly 10 yrs ago, it was a Wednesday Afternoon at 1pm , that was my first radio broadcast on Okay 101.7fm a subsidiary of Despite Media Ltd.
Today is the birth anniversary of Okay 101.7fm Wishing everyone who has contributed to the success of this public commercial Independent radio Station especially Peace 104.3fm on whose shoulders we have risen to the occasion.
Special thanks to Dr Osei Kwame Despite , Dr Ernerst Ofori Sarpong & Dr Fadda Dickson & our Amazing General Manager Mr Kennedy Osei for the working opportunity.
Thank you is the least I can say to express my profound gratitude to the following Persons but not limited to ;
1. The late Fennec Okyere ( my Personal Assistant)
2. Akosua Danquah ( my first producer )
3. DJ Yellowman ( my first Dj & producer )
4. DJ Orgly
5. DJ Fletch
6. Eugene Osafo Nkansah
7. Kevin Aggrey
8. Dj Toyorr
9. Paa Solo
11. Mawusi Woka
My Co- Hosts
1. Ohene Nana Kwame Amo
2. Kwabena Marfo
Let’s remind the milestones and contributions of all these Heroes & Heroines of all these years and let’s salute the legends behind our success.
The great captivating programmes we broadcast everyday to our listeners and communities is an indication of our love for listeners and Ghana in general.
Whether at home, market, Lorry Stations , Hospitals office or car, we are your companion.
From news ,Music , interviews , Political discussions, entertainment, Shows , Religious Broadcasts, Promotions & Rewards etc, we have truly served Ghana.
Despite the growth of the Internet and social media people still prefer to listen to Okay 101.7fm ! Isn’t it wonderful? We give God all the glory.
Let me commend Our Morning show Man Kwame Nkrumah Tikese3 who blazes the trail with Akosua Ago Aboagye on Adeakye abia, Halifax Ansah Addo , the Best Mid Morning Entertainment show in the Capital , Afia Pokua Vim Lady
and to all our past and present producers , DJ’s , presenters , Client Service and Mark