Ekow Essilfie has been appointed as the station manager for Beach 105.5 FM in Takoradi. “The Ruler”, as many call him officially joined the Focus 1 Media family on Monday 3rd September 2018.
In addition to being the station manager, Ekow will be hosting various Sports Programs including the famous Friday Night Football show.
Ekow Essilfie extensively covered the 2014 FIFA World cup in Brazil and also worked with KAYA FM in South Africa briefly. He was the Western Regional Sports Correspondent for Kwese Sports TV.
With his numerous international sports contacts Ekow is sure to bring all to bear once he starts running his Sports shows on Beach FM.
After his Secondary Education at the Ghana National College, Ekow proceeded to the University College of Management Studies to pursue Marketing CIM UK. Then to the School of Journalism, an area he has excelled to the admiration of millions especially Sports enthusiasts.
As the new Station Manager, he is expected to lead the structural positioning of Beach 105.5 FM as Sekondi-Takoradi’s Music Leader.
Speaking to Beachfmonline, the new Station Manager of Beach 105.5 FM emphatically stated that there is more to be unleashed to Sports lovers within the Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolis and Ghana at large.
Though there has been several rumors in the media circles of “The Ruler” parting ways with Melody FM, he says he desired to hold on till the right time.
“I have always desired to hold on till the time is right and I know this is the right time to take another bold step in my career”, he added.
Ekow Essilfie, a known name in mainstream sports journalism in Ghana is joining Beach 105.5 FM after close to 13 years allegiance with Melody FM in Takoradi.
He is married to Mercy Araba Essilfie and they are blessed with two wonderful boys; Harold and Darryl.
Kojo Ennimil Arthur | Beachfmonline.com | Ghana