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Full list of nominations for this year’s National Communication Awards 2019



Serwaa Amihere

The National Communication Awards is a development communications awards program developed by RAD Communications Limited in partnership with Ecobank Ghana and the Ghana Chamber of Communication Professionals, to champion communications, organizational and national development.

Below is the full list of nominees:

Radio Personality of the Year
• Giovani Caleb – 3FM
• Naa Ashorkor – JOY FM
• Antoine Mensah – Live FM
• Rev. Erskine – Yfm
• Abeiku Santana- Okay FM
• Andy Dostty – Hitz FM
• Nana Yaw Sarfo—Vision 1 FM
• Samuel Baah Flex – Zylofon FM
• Black Rasta – Zylofon Fm
• Jon Germain – Starr FM

Radio Programme of the Year

• 3FM Drive – 3FM
• Route 919 – Live FM
• Ghana Beye Yie—Vision 1 FM
• The Taxi Driver Show – Zylofon Fm
• Atlantic Wave – ATL FM
• Teknorat – Focus FM
• Odo Nsor –Onua FM
• Atinka Morning Drive – Atinka FM
• The Zone – Starr FM
• National Agenda – Oman FM

Radio Newscaster of the Year (English)

• Naa Dedei Tetteh—Starr FM
• Bernice Abu Baidoo—Joy FM
• Emefa Apawu—Joy FM
• Atiewin Mbillah-Lawson—Starr FM

Radio Newscaster of the Year (Local)

• Bonohene Baffour Awuah—Kasapa FM
• Afia Pokuaa—Adom FM
• Obidihyie Kweku Atiemo – Atinka FM
• Akosua Ago Boakye—Peace FM
• Pomaa Kyekyeku – Kasapa FM

Sports Journalist of the Year

• Garry AlSmith – Joy FM
• Sadick Adams Obama– Atinka Media
• Juliet Bawuah – TV3
• Fiifi Anaman -KFS
• Nathan Quah– Citi FM

TV Personality of the Year

• Serwaa Amihere – GHOne
• AJ Sarpong – Citi TV
• Natalie Fort – TV 3
• Roselyn Felli – TV Africa
• Pamela Boateng – GN TV
• Bismark Brown -Atinka TV
• Abedi-Anim – NET 2
• Johnnie Hughes – TV3

TV Programme of the Year

• GH Today – GHOne TV
• New Day – TV3
• The First Show – GN TV
• The Dialogue – NET2 TV
• Breakfast TV – Atinka TV
• Tales From Powder Room – GHoneTV

TV Newscaster of the Year (English)

• Ridwan Karim Dini Osman- GHOne
• Bright N.K Amaning -GN TV
• Abena Owusu Nyamekye – CITI TV

TV Newscaster of the Year (Local)

• Akosua Agyeiwaa Bonsu –Akosua High Tension – Atinka TV
• Akosua Sarpong – UTV
• Afia Amankwaah Tamakloe – Adom TV


Online Media Company of the Year
• Pulse Ghana
• PrimeNews Ghana
• Ghana Web
• GHLinks
• OmgVoice,com

Blogger of the Year

• Ameyaw Debrah
• Aaron Afful (RonnieIsEverywhere)
• Samuel Amegavie (TMGHlive)
• Eugene Nkansah (Nkonkonsa )
• Shadrach Annang (Eventlabgh)
• Isaac Aidoo (GH Kwaku)
• Monteoz
• Felix Adomako Mensah (Zionfelix)
• KOteng

Online News Portal of the Year


Print Editor of the Year

• Ransford Tetteh – Daily Graphic
• William Yaw Owusu – Daily Guide
• William Antwi Asiedu – Daily Heritage
• Dave Agbenu – Ghanaian Times

Magazine of the Year (Digital/Print)

• Glitz Africa
• HR Focus
• The Vaultz
• Fashion Ghana


Advertising Company of the Year

• Apex Advertising
• Insel Communications Ltd.
• Innova DDB
• Social Ghana
• Mahoghany Advertising
• Origin8 Ltd

Public Relations/Communications Company of the year

• Dynamite Communications
• Insight (Grey) Advertising
• Djembe Communications
• The EventPR Company Ltd

Corporate Communications Manager/Professional of the Year

• Thyra Obuobi – GCB Bank
• Adiki Ayitevie – Newmount Goldcorp
• Dzifa Bampoe – Tullow Oil
• Shirley Tony  – Vivo Energy Ghana
• Esi Yankah- AUCC Ghana

Most Eminent PR/Corporate Communications Team of the Year – Industry Based

• GCB Bank Corporate Communications Team –Finance/Banking
• Newmount Goldcorp Communications Team – Mining
• Vivo Energy Communications Team – Energy
• Medifem Hospital Communications Team – Health
• GCNet Corporate Communications Team – Technology
• University of Professional Studies Corporate Communications Team – Education
• GIPC Corporate Communications– Government
Most Eminent Marketing Company of the Year
• BTL Africa
• EXP Agency
• Echohouse

Most Eminent Publishing/Print Company of the Year

• Type Company Limited
• Appointed time Printing
• Buckpress Ghana
• Lema Press Ghana
• Ghana Publishing Company Limited


Most Eminent Communications/Media Training School of the Year

• Ghana Institute of Journalism
• African University College of Communications
• Jayee University
• Multimedia Institute of Ghana
• GH Media
• Crystal Galaxy College
• Abbeam Institute of Technology
• Insite Media College
• Abro Media Institute

Most Eminent Information Technology Company of the Year

• GCNet
• DreamOval
• Rancard Solution
• Soronko Solutions


Most Eminent Media Brand of the Year

• EiB Network
• Media General
• Class Media Group
• XYZ Broadcasting Limited
• GN Media Group

Brand Ambassador of the Year

• Nana Ama McBrown
• Lilwin – Kwadwo Nkansah
• Stonebwoy
• Shatta Wale

Media Programme/Event of the Year

• DiAsa – Atinka TV
• Talented Kids – TV3
• Nsuromah – Adom TV
• Voice Factory – Citi FM/TV
• Joy Beauty and Bridal Fair – Joy FM
• S Concert – Starr FM

Most Eminent Events Management Company of the Year
• Echohouse
• Ark Events
• Events Factory
• Charter House

Events Centre of the Year
• Unique Floral
• Red Carpet Events
• Fantasy Dome
• The Garden, East Legon
• Dor Events & Beauty Complex

Most Eminent Multimedia Productions Company of the Year

• CJ Multimedia
• JetLink Logistics
• Events Factory

Film/TV Productions Company of the year

• Kofas Media
• Insite Media Network

Theatre Arts Production Company of the Year

• Roverman Productions
• Globe Productions
• April Communications
• Soul Train INC
• Village Mind

Content Creator of the Year ( Social Media )
• Sadik Sulley (SDK)
• Kwadwo Sheldon
• Comedian Waris
• Teacher Kwadwo

The main event is slated for Saturday, 26th October 2019 at the Ecobank Head Office, Ridge Accra at 5pm. Tickets for event is GHC100 (Regular) & GHC250 (VIP), call 0247415140 for more information. will Keep readers updated on any information regarding National Communication Awards.

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5 Key Tips to Maintaining a Healthy Relationship




5 Key Tips to Maintaining a Healthy Relationship

Building a healthy romantic relationship takes a lot of effort and time. There are unavoidable ups and downs every relationship goes through. These can sometimes make people think it is impossible to have a healthy relationship.  This happens because they often overlook what it takes to maintain a good relationship.

Looking for ways to build a long lasting bond with your partner? The following tips will help you maintain a healthy relationship.


One most important way to build a relationship is by staying connected to your partner. The more you spend time together, the more you know yourselves better. People can only stay together when they understand and know themselves better. Make it a habit to spend time with your partner on a daily basis. Take time to travel together, Communicating regularly would help you to know the likes, dislikes, desires and needs of your partner.

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Spending time doing something you like gives a sense of inspiration and motivation. As a couple, you should discover a shared passion that interest both parties. It could be in the form of games, a skill, or a hobby. This helps you to relish the times you spend together.  You can practice taking a walk, going to the movies, reading a particular book, learning a new skill with your partner.


Maintaining a healthy relationship transcends feeling loved. A lot of couples build their relationships around a peaceful coexistence, beyond which the is no any emotional attachment. A healthy relationship is one in which the partners don’t just feel loved, they are being loved.  To learn how to nurture an emotional connection with your partner, click here


No one can ever tell what you are going through if you don’t tell them. To build a strong relationship, you shouldn’t wait for your partner to ask what you need before you tell them. Instead of making them guess what you are going through, be open to tell them. It could be a medical condition, a behavior about your partner you dislike; you should be open to let them know. Also. Be honest to admit your mistakes and faults  


A healthy relationship is not one without troubles; it is one that recognizes challenges as a setback to set them up for greatness. See challenges as a way to make your love life stronger. Acknowledge conflicts when they come and seek to resolve them peacefully. Each partner should be free to express their views without fear of intimidation or humiliation.

Every relationship requires consistent attention, commitment and understanding to stand the test of time. Give attention to the above tips and watch your love life flourish.

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Which Horse Racing Jockey Has the Biggest Fortune?





The best horse racing jockeys can earn a lot of money during their career, especially if they rack up lots of wins in the world’s major races.

Which of them has put together the biggest fortune over the years?

Frankie Dettori – $18 Million

The Italian-born jockey has a hugely impressive list of wins stretching back to his early days when he rode 100 winners as a teenager in 1990. Since then, he has collected prize money from just about all of the major races in the UK and France, as well as in several other countries with a strong horse racing culture.

Dettori spent most of the peak of his career riding winners for the Godolphin Racing stable, and arguably his finest moment came in 1996, when he rode every single winner in the seven races held on British Champions’ Day at Ascot.

He has appeared in TV adverts and Celebrity Big Brother, as well as lending his name to video games and running restaurants. Thanks to all of this hard work and effort, he has a net worth that is thought to be as high as $18 million or so. 

Yutaka Kate – $800 Million

He isn’t particularly well-known outside of his home country, but Yutaka Kate is a horse racing legend in Japan. His career began in 1987 and he smashed many Japanese records over the following decades as he rode to win after win.

Kate’s glorious career also saw him rack up big-money wins in France, Dubai, Hong Kong, and other top racing destinations. Some of his biggest victories include Japanese Derby Grand Prix and Dirt Cup, as well as the Dubai Sheema Classic.

It isn’t clear exactly how much he has picked up from his career as a jockey, as we need to add a massive amount of endorsements to his prize winnings, but some estimates suggest that he could be worth over $800 million.

Javier Castellano – $400 Million

Castellano and John Velazquez are probably the two richest jockeys on the American circuit. Castellano was born in Venezuela and moved to the US in 1997, to further his career. Since then, he had carved out a hugely successful and lucrative career. He started really picking up big prize money from the mid-2000s onwards, with Ghostzapper being a particularly profitable horse for him.

Castellano was top of the winnings list for American jockeys for several years and boosted his bank balance with wins in the Preakness Stakes, the Breeders’ Cup Classic, and the Travers Stakes. If we visit website to look at Kentucky Derby winners, we can see that this prestigious trophy has eluded him so far.

Online estimates of his current net wealth suggest that he could have a fortune of $400 million or more. In 2013 alone he won over $26 million, which was a record at the time, and has broken that record again and again since then.

Christophe Lemaire – $280 Million

While the jockeys we have looked at so far have earned fortunes racing in America, the UK, and Japan, the French horse racing circuit has also produced some highly successful jockeys.

In the case of Christophe Lemaire, he has made most of his money from racing outside of France, with many of his major victories coming in Japan. He has also led his horses to first place in countries like the UK, Australia, and the UAE. His wins include the 1,000 and 2,000 Guineas in the UK as well as the Hong Kong Cup and Japan Cup.

The size of his bank balance is thought to be at least $280 million, with most of this money coming from the Japanese racing world, where he has spent a few years as the jockey with the biggest earnings and with no sign of him stopping anytime soon.   

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How to Renew NHIS on Mobile Phone




renew your NHIS

Learn how to check or renew your NHIS card on any phone using these simple steps;

The National Health Insurance Scheme membership has introduced the mobile renewal service that allows members to renew their membership without any much hassle. This is because the government has successfully deployed the NHIS Mobile Renewal Service in all districts across the country. You can access it and renew your NHIS membership just by dialing *929# from any phone network. The Mobile Renewal Service takes away the time-wasting periods and other inconveniences at NHIS District Offices when going for renewals.

Steps to renew your NHIS Membership

  1. Dial *929#
  2. Select Option 2
  3. Select NHIS Card
  4. Enter the 8 Digit Membership Number
  5. Press Send
  6. Follow the instruction for payment

Steps to check your NHIS Membership Validity

  • Dial *929# – All Networks
  • Choose Option 1
  • Select NHIS Card
  • Enter Your Membership Number

If you are uncertain of anything, kindly call the NHIS Call Centre on 054-444-6447 or 030-274-6447. You can also contact the office via the shortcode 6447 on the MTN and Vodafone networks.

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