Radio Akwaaba is a programme targeted to the Ghanaian Community and all those who are interested in Ghana or African culture. It brings News, current affairs and sports reporting from Ghana along with music and entertainment. Radio Akwaaba is the forum to discuss current issues and those that affect our community in New Zealand, in our language. Studio [64.9 815.8100]
Kwadwo is a nurse at Middlemore with a post-graduate qualification in public health and is always engaged with the sharing of community development ideas. He finds inspiration in reading biographies, enjoys football and African music, especially Highlife music. He’s a binge watcher of TV series but hanging out with his wife and two young kids is Kwadwo’s favourite pastime.
Charles Ampomah-Dwamena, Executive member of the NZ Ghanaian Association, was a key player in establishing Radio Akwaaba. He doubles as producer and presenter aiming for education, information and participation. Charles is a scientist at a Research company and loves being involved in the community.
William is a keen soccer player who’s involved with the Ghanaian team that plays in the Ethnic Soccer League. The busy father of young kids reports intermittently with news items from Ghana and from the local scene, interviews with journalists and newsmakers.