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Entertainment of Monday, 23 April 2018


Citi TV’s AJ Sarpong honoured at West African Youth Awards

Citi TV’s AJ Sarpong has been adjudged TV Personality of the Year 2017 at the 2018 West African Youth Awards.

She was awarded for her sparkling television prowess and the great impact she made through television in 2017.

Elated by the recognition, AJ said “every acknowledgement of my work, either through a message, text, social media comment, call or award just simply encourages me to work harder.”

AJ has emerged as one of the most talented and versatile media personalities in Ghana.

Before joining Citi FM and Citi TV, she had worked at YFM, Starr FM and GH One TV where she proved her mettle in her field of endeavour.

AJ has over the period of her career had the rare opportunity of scoring exclusive interviews with many stars from across the Globe such as award winning rapper and actor Ludacris, American music star Lloyd, British rap sensations Sway and Donae, ,Dancehall Artiste Sean Paul, American Rapper Eve, Mario and Wycleaf Jean, South African music Group Jozi, a host of Nigerian Sensations including D’banj, Wande Coal, 2face Idibia, Neato-C,Praiz, Runtown, Wizkid, MI Abaga, Ice Prince Zamani, Too Fan,etc. just to mention a few.

In addition to her many engagements, she also writers occasionally, the popular quarterly Column “Gisting with AJ” in the glamorous Glitz Africa Magazine, where she vocalized her thoughts on events and about the Ghanaian entertainment industry, its scandals and happenings.

AJ Sarpong’s versatility, wit and infectious positive attitude towards life, allows her the power to touch her audience on an emotional level and pull them in even when on stage. As someone whose experience covers, TV and print media.

AJ has earned quite a presence on the Ghana media scene and has become one of Ghana’s most sort after Events MC and has gone on to MC the stages of many events in Ghana. She was the Red carpet host of the first- ever Glitz Style Awards which has become the most sort after Style Awards in the country.

She also hosted Ghana’s most prestigious honors, the Ghana Music Honors 2017, the maiden Ghana Events Awards 2017, CITI FM’s December 2 Remember 2017, the first ever launch and Grand Finale of Miss Communicator 2017.

Few weeks ago, she brought her finesse and unique style of presentation to bear on the red carpet if the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards as host.