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5 reasons why you need more GOtv in your life

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Africa is home to some of the most watchable forms of entertainment. Our telenovelas, reality shows, sports and music are some of the best out there.  

 

Thanks to the talent we have in the industry, there are so many reasons to keep up with what’s coming out of or being curated on our continent – and thanks to GOtv, it’s never been easier to get your daily fix of vibrant African entertainment and international shows chosen specially for a local audience. These are just some of the reasons why there’s never been a better time to subscribe to GOtv.

 

Reason 1: Be a part of a community

 

What’s better than keeping up with local drama? Talking to your friends about it afterwards! Feel part of a community as you share your favourite spicy moments or what you think will happen next. Take Loving Tyra for example. Even though it started just last year, it’s already created a community that loves keeping up with the dramas and who aren’t afraid to take the conversation to social media to spill the tea. Catch Loving Tyra Thursdays at 20:30 CAT on Pearl Magic, GOtv Channel 304.

 

Reason 2: It gets your heart racing

 

Every African family definitely has at least a few sports fans, and GOtv brings you all the adrenaline pumping action you can handle. From the best in sport commentary to debriefs, keep up with everything you need to know about international sports. Watch the interviews, predictions and get the inside scoop on Sport Today Monday to Friday at 19:30  on BBC World News GOtv Channel 141.

 

Reason 3: Your kids can learn and grow

 

We all want the best for our kids and GOtv offers great entertainment that’s not only fun and engaging, but educational as well. Ensure your kids are set for their next adventure with great entertainment like Gigantosaurus, the brand-new show about a curious dinosaur who teaches kids about working together and how to solve problems. Tune in for the premier on 18 July at 12:30  on Disney Junior, GOtv Channel 160.

 

Reason 4:  A way to embrace more of Africa

 

Does it feel like you’ve watched every single movie out there? Well, have you seen all the African ones too? Introducing around-the-clock African titles from every corner of the continent. It’s a great way to learn more about other African cultures and backgrounds while enjoying some of the best local movies around. Catch 24/7 African movies on Africa Magic Epic, GOtv Channel 152.

 

Reason 5: Enjoy the royal treatment

 

There’s so much to enjoy on GOtv, but what makes it extra special is its customer care service. The team is always available to assist with any matter related to your subscription, plus there’s a dedicated app that lets you take control of your viewing experience, settle your account, and make changes to better suit your preferences.

 

GOtv is known for having a great mix of informative, educational, and amusing local and international content. It offers top-class television entertainment, and even more bang for your buck.

 

But it’s so much more than just entertainment. It brings you closer to your roots and lets you enjoy the best of African content from one platform.

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All new Ghanaian shows in January 2022, from The Angela Bamford Show to Accra Medic

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From the brand-new medical drama Accra Medic to a new talk show hosted by Angela Bamford to a new sitcom starring the award-winning media personality Caroline Sampson, here are all the new shows from Akwaaba Magic to stream on Showmax in January 2022.

Date My Family Ghana | Stream now

Ghana is the latest country to join the Date My Family franchise, a dating reality series that follows single people as they attempt to find love with three potential dates. But it’s not your typical dating reality show – the singles’ friends and family are involved in the matchmaking, and it can get embarrassing really fast.

Before the hopeful singles lay their eyes on their potential dates, they have to meet their loved ones. Then they get to take their pick, depending on whether they were impressed by the family or not.

Accra Medic | Stream from 19 January 2022
Accra Medic is a medical drama that explores the lives of the staff at an Accra hospital. While also navigating the challenges in their personal lives, the series will follow them as they fight to save the lives of patients in a hospital that’s suffering from mismanagement in a country with an ailing healthcare system.

Directed by Emmanuel Apea (Run Baby Run), Accra Medic stars Edward Agyekum Kuffour (Inside Out), Desiree Crentsil (Noko Fio), Kweku Elliot (To Have and To Hold) and Aaron Adatsi (Public Figure).

The Angela Bamford Show | Stream now
Hosted by Ghanaian media personality Angela Bamford, The Angela Bamford Show is a Ghanaian variety talk show that explores topics that are otherwise considered taboo in the average African society. The show unearths forgotten and “controversial” topics and brings them to the fore, creating new thought-provoking and pertinent dialogue, centred on the unique African experience.

The Osei’s | Stream now
Starring Jacinta Ocansey (Ghana Jollof), Jeffrey Nortey (Inside Out) and Andrew Tandoh Adote (Terminus), The Osei’s is a comedy series that follows a man who relocates his family from Kumasi to a lavish new home in Accra after winning the lottery. Becoming rich and famous overnight, the family has to deal with new money, family and intrusive neighbours in their own way, often leading to hilarious outcomes.

The Osei’s is directed by Kwabena Gyansah, whose other works include the award-winning 2018 film Azali, Ghana’s first-ever entry to the Oscars.

Co-Habits | Stream from 20 January 2022
This romantic sitcom follows a young couple who navigate side-splitting reality checks when they decide to test-drive their marriage by discreetly cohabiting to reduce their chances of divorce.

Directed by Peter Sedufia (Aloevera), Co-Habits stars Fiifi Coleman (Ties that Bind), Caroline Sampson and Jackie Ankrah (Inside Out).

Sheroes of our Time S2 | Stream now
Hosted by Ghana’s media personality and actress Anita Erskine (Dede), Sheroes of Our Time is a talk show that celebrates strong and unique women around the world who have successful stories to share, inspire and engage other women across generations and continents.

Culture and Money S2 | Stream now
Hosted by renowned radio presenter Bianca Buckman, Culture and Money explores the relationship between creativity and money, featuring conversations with successful cultural influencers such as musicians, fashion designers, chefs and sports stars about their craft and money – how they make it, how they manage it and how they keep it going.

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TV3’s Kwabena Adu-Gyamfi lands major breakthrough at Euronews

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The award-winning broadcast journalist according to close sources recently moved to Lyon, the headquarters of Euronews in France to start his new role as a bilingual multimedia journalist on the Africanews desk.

Africanews is a pan-African multilingual 24 -hour international television channel, Property of Euronews SA.

Kwabena Adu-Gyamfi left his role as a broadcast journalist with Ghana’s first private television station TV3 in 2018 to further his studies in the UK after working with the media conglomerate for 4 years.

He has since been in Sheffield in England where he completed a master’s degree in digital media management at the Sheffield Hallam University where he graduated with a Distinction last November.

Over the period, he successfully managed social media accounts for corporate clients as a free-lancer while also co-managing a YouTube channel; Abenakwabenatv, which provided content on studying and living abroad for its international students’ audience.

He will be managing online content as well as supervising all social media platforms for the news channel.

Kwabena Adu-Gyamfi joins the list of Ghanaians who have exceptionally left a mark at the Euronews including a former metro tv star, Ignatius Annor as well as tv3 staff, Juliet Bawuah and Narkwor Kwabla.

He brings on board his years of experience in excellent storytelling and news reporting skills, visual editing, graphic designing, and digital media management.

Euronews is a French, pan-European television news network, headquartered in Lyon, France. Its Europe’s leading international news channel, providing news with European perspective to a worldwide audience through 12 cross-platform editions, of which 9 with distinct TV channels.

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How DSL won TV3’s Mentor X

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DSL emerged the winner at the grand finale of TV3’s Mentor X held Sunday, January 9 at the National Theatre in Accra. (more…)

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Confusion Hit Kumasi Over The True Owners Of Sompa FM (93.1)

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Some discerning listeners of the newly opened Kumasi based radio station, Sompa Fm (93.1) are very confused as to the real owners of the station.

The most popular names that has pop up among the audience includes, Member of
Parliament for Suame Constituency and the majority leader in Parliament, Osei Kyei Mensah Bonsu or business mogul, One Achamfour or owners of 2pm express or tabeaa herbal company.

The confusion and allegations came at the back of the shocking porching of some renowned and seasonal journalists in the country to the station in the shortest period of time including, Political Talk Show host, Omanhene Yaw Adu Boakye, Sampson K Nyamekye, Emrantehene, Sometimer Oto Acheampong, Ante Naa, Kofi Appiah and others. Out of this list, Emrantehene aka man88 has confirmed the news and Omanhene Yaw Adu Boakye has also confirmed his signing with the new station on his official Facebook page. The rest has either refuse to comment or talk about it.

Meanwhile, management of the station has called on the general public to disregard the unfounded allegations in the public domain that the promising station belongs any of the names mentioned especially Hon. Osei Kyei Mensah Bonsu because the station is sited at Suame and has some political dimension.

According to them, the public should focus on the good programs the station is bringing on board in shaping the national discourse and promoting socio- economic development as with time, the true owners will be known.

” Kyei Mensah Bonsu, One Achamfour, tabeaa herbal company and owners of 2M express are not the owners of Sompa Fm as is alleged. Time will tell for you to know the true owners of the station but currently our major focus is to build a solid brand. We assure the general public to expect something different and great from the good contents the station is about bringing. We have quality program outlines for our discerning listeners and viewers on all our social media platforms. We are determine to serve our people well”.

Moreover, the management appreciated the huge audience and attention the station is getting from the public in its first week of operation in the garden city.

Management took the opportunity to entreat listeners and potential sponsors to channel their products advertisement to Sompa Fm (93.1) for better promotions and marketing moving forward.

However, non of the alleged names mentioned above have come up to disprove the allegations leveled against them as being the owners or financiers of fresh in town radio station. Another clue that could possibly tag tabeaa herbal company to this rumor is the fact that tabeaa recently closed down it’s television station called Trust tv some months ago and is said that, they did this to switch to radio which is sompa 93.1fm.

What we can tell for a fact is that whoever is behind the station is definitely filty rich as it is rumor that some of the presenters are alleged to be taking an unresistible mouth watering packages.

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‘Borga’ sweeps Ghana Movie Awards 2021

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Multiple award-winning film, BORGA swept the most laurels at 2021 edition of the Ghana Movie Awards.  The film won Best Picture, Best Directing, Best Cinematography, among others. (more…)

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Mr. Drew, Kweku Darlington and Kwaku Bany For TV3’s Mentor X Grand Finale This Weekend

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Management of Ghana’s leading television channel, TV3 Network, has this week released a list of performers for this weekend’s grand finale of this year’s edition of the Mentor reality show, dubbed Mentor X.

The Mentor X grand finale is scheduled for Sunday 9th January 2022 at the National Theater and according to management of the station, it promises to be a night of great music and electrifying performances.

In a communique, the station confirmed three musicians billed to perform at the grand finale. The musicians are the 2021 VGMA New Artiste of the Year, Mr. Drew, the reigning Mentor Champion, Kwaku Bany and the “Sika Aba Fie” hit maker, Kweku Darlington.

The five finalists to compete for the ultimate are Konfidential, DSL, Wise B, AJ and Ely. At stake for the ultimate winner is a brand new car, recording and management deal, promotional airtime and YouTrace music videos. The first and second runners up get a record label deal and other exciting prizes.

Tickets to the grand finale are currently selling at the front desk of TV3, Koala – Osu, Airport Shell and Baatsona Total at GHC50. Mentor X, discovering the next global icon!

 

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