The Green Group of Companies, operators of Green FM, Yateso.com U – fresh, Green Schools and Green online.com has launched another Subsidiary, Green Television in Accra.
The locally-based television station which is situated in the heart of Nungua- Kantamanto was launched virtually at the studios of Green television on Thursday the 28th of May, 2020, following the covid-19 pandemic prevention and further spread protocol, which frowns upon social gathering in Ghana, and the strict adherence to ban on social with few invited guests and was broadcast live on Green Television. Management of the station used the occasion to outdoor some exciting programmes to be aired on the network to the viewing public.
Some of the programmes include ‘ADIYISƐM MU AHINTA NSEM’, which delves deep into the mysteries in the book of revelation.’ ME KASE3’, (MY NEWS), which will engage and involve the public in the news via Wussap on issues bothering them in their communities for immediate attention and positive solutions.
An hourly breaking news, called ‘ASUKƆ’ where stakeholders involved in a particular subject matter will be brought to answer, GREEN KASEƐ ,both Midday and Evening news, TOFA KASEƐ, that is News summary, SOCIAL MEDIA TODAY, a Wussap show and GREEN SPORTS as well as Green SHOW and , ‘APASO’ the Morning Show among other exciting programmes were all outdoored.
Explaining the purpose of gathering and introducing the invited guests, Mr Richard Oppong Da- costa, General Manager for the newly outdoored Green Television , said the Station has come to stay and she is ready to serve the people of Ghana with quality programming such as News and Current Affairs, Informative and Inspiring Morning Show, Up- to- speed Sports programmes and quality entertainment among other programmes. Chief Executive of the Green Group of Companies, Mr Ernest Asante Waife who outdoored and endorsed ‘ASUKƆ’ said his dream to set up Green Television started years ago and according to him, the station which has been in existence for over two years, offers free to air, direct-to-home broadcasting network, which covers the whole of west Africa and other African countries.
Promising the viewing public of quality programming on Green Television, Mr Wiafe maintained that the station is in to change the status quo in Ghanaian television programming with nothing but the best. Representative of the Paramount chief of Nungua and President of the Authentic Nungua Traditional Council, His Royal Majesty King Professor Dr. Odaifo Welentse III, Nii Afotey Gbetse VI, who is the Asoprotsona Manste presenting his Royal Majesty king Odaifio Welenste, goodwill message, while launching Green Television as well as endorsing the station and its programmes, urged Ghanaians to always be watching Green Television for quality, informative and educative programmes.
He however pleaded with the management of Green TV to as a matter of urgency, include cultural and traditional programmes of the Nungua traditional area which he said will go a long way to further inform the world about the rich Ga tradition and culture, especially that of the people of the Nungua traditional area, and also help the indigenous people to identify with Green Television.
Speaking at the virtual launch Kpeshie Divisional Police Commander, ACP Francis K. Tsidi, debunked claims that his division is a lawlessness community. Comparing Nungua and its environs to other communities as far as security is concerned, ACP Tsidi expressed happiness about his division’s peaceful coexistence and maintained that his men and women in uniform have worked tirelessly to maintain law and order in Nungua and its environs. He also advised Ghanaians, especially, the youth to be Peace loving and tolerant in this election year and urged the citizenry to adhere to the directives of the authorities should the EC use the old or the newly planned Voters’ register.
Some of the invited guests include Rev. Paul Johnson Seady of the Glowing Light Chapel, who launched the ‘ADIYISƐM MU AHUNTASƐM’, Programme, Mr Windleton Coffie, who launched the ‘GREEN KASEƐ’ , Mr Evans Nana Yaw Quaye, who launched the ‘TOFA KASEƐ’ , Miss Stella Koffie who also launched the ‘SOCIAL MEDIA TODAY’ , and Mr Nathaniel O. Arhin who launched the ‘GREEN SPORTS’. Other guests include ACP Francis K. Tsidi, the Kpeshie Divisional Police Commander, who launched the ‘ME KASEƐ’ and the Paramount Chief of Nungua and President of the Nungua Traditional Council, His Royal Majesty, King Professor Dr. Odaifio Welenste III, who was represented by three chiefs, headed by the Asoprostona Manste, Nii Afoley Gbeste VI. Meanwhile, The Member of Parliament for Krowor constituency who doubles as the Minister for Fisheries the Honourable Elizabeth Naa Afoley Quaye and the NDC aspiring Parliamentary candidate for Krowor constituency the Hon. Agnes Naa Momo Lartey honoured an invitation from Management of Green Television to grace the occasion but never showed up and also refused to inform the station they could not come.
Green Television is a registered Ghanaian based company that offers free to air, direct to home broadcasting network. The coverage area is the whole of west Africa and other African countries. The station enjoys huge viewership because of their positioning strategy of thinking global and acting local by virtue of the content and programmes . As a free to air, satellite and terrestrial channel that appeals especially to the masses and therefore an ideal platform to promote products and services, Green Television, has an added on advantage over its competitors.