Film director and entertainment pundit of Power Entertainment, Samuel Owusu Asare also known as Sammy Rasta, has said he is looking forward to winning the RTP Entertainment Pundit of the year award.
I am confident of winning this award. The work I have done on Power Entertainment on Power FM and TV XYZ resonate with the people and will go a long way to bring positive in the arts and tourism industry of the country,” Sammy Rasta told Myxyzonline.com.
Sammy, as he is affectionately called, was nominated alongside Kwesi Ernest and Arnold Asamoah Baidoo of Peace FM/UTV.
The rest are renowned music producer and entertainment pundit Fred Kyei Mensah of Power FM, Mr Logic of Hitz FM, Nana Frimpong Zeiga of Kumasi-based Kessben FM, Ruthy De-Nelson of Nhyira FM, and Whitney Boakye Mensah of Entertainment Review on Peace FM.
The 2021 Radio Aland Television Personality Awards nominations were released on Friday.
XYZ Broadcasting (TV XYZ and Power FM) had 13 RTP nominations– the highest since the inception of RTP Awards in 2011.
Host of Legends on TV XYZ and Power Midmorning on Power FM, Agyemang Prempeh (Agyemang Nie) got nominations for the Best Radio Personality of the Year (Greater Accra),Radio Mid-Morning Show Host of the year.
TV XYZ got nominations for the emerging TV Station of the Year and Digital TV Station of the Year while Daakyehene Ofosu Agyeman was nominated for the Radio Newscaster of the Year category.
Power FM was nominated for the Radio Station of the Year (National) and Radio Station of the Year (Greater Accra).
Power FM News got nomination for the News Programme of the Year category.
Power Sports also got a nomination for the Radio Sports Programme of the Year.
The awards night is expected to come off in October this year.