Peace FM’s broadcaster, Nana Adjei is dead
Ace broadcaster of Peace FM, Nana Adjei Sikapa has passed away after battling with an undisclosed ailment.
According to sources, he has been sick for some time now and died today.
Confirming his death on social media page, his colleague, Dan Kweku Yeboah said “SAD NEWs! Peace fm’s Nana Adjei Sikapa has passed on.”
Nana Sikapa who is affectionately called Akokra Nana hosted shows including “Wo gyedie ne s3n and Wo bu b3 a me te b3.”
About Nana Sikapa
He was born at Atwima Nerebehi in Ahafo Domeabra and attended Nerebehi R/C and progressed to Nyinahin L/A Primary.
After his elementary school, he went to Nyinahin L/A Middle which he successfully passed the Middle School Leavers Certificate Extermination and got admission to the Atebubu Training College in 1987-1991 where he completed a four year certificate programme in Education.
As a professional teacher, he taught both in Atwima Agogo and Abuakwa R/C Primary School for several years.
However, due to his rich cultural exploits and love for poems, he started with YENA Krokron through which he had an invitation to be on Garden Citi Radio in Kumasi as a guest, where he was privileged to host varieties of shows with the biggest at the time being the morning show host which he excelled to the toast of his listeners.
From there, Dr Osei Kwame Despite invited Nana Adjei Sikapa to work with his team of broadcasters in 2003.
He established himself as a unique presenter with more traditional knowledge and intellect which wanted him lots of audience.
Akokra Nana was married to Ms Theresa Amankwa and was blessed with six children.
He became a household name and earned lots of respect and admiration among Ghanaians.
Nana Sikapa is the second to have died from Despite Media Group after Kwadwo Annor Wiafe.
BY JOYCELINE NATALLY CUDJOE