Written By Winifred Igwe
The media landscape in Ebonyi State is still upcoming. With just a couple of broadcast media houses, the quality of programming is relatively impressive as the audience get their money’s worth from the stations. Some On-Air Personalities (OAPs) keep the audience captivated with lively and unique presentation styles and such OAPs standout among others. Here’s a list of the most popular OAPs in Ebonyi State you should listen to their programmes.
5. Boniface Nwankwo – EBBC
Boniface Nwankwo is a popular OAP in Abakaliki especially for his sports programmes. He is among the most popular sports presenters in the city and listeners in Ebonyi are sports lovers. Boniface knows how to present sports news hot and in an engaging manner. He works for Ebonyi State Broadcasting Corporation (EBBC), the organisation that owns Salt 98.1 FM and Salt TV.
4. Doris Ekumamkama – EBBC
Doris Ekumamkama is one of the few gorgeous female presenters whose programmes are loved by listeners across both genders. She works for EBBC. Doris knows how to keep the audience interested in listening to the last word on her programme. She presents programmes and also reads news on radio and TV stations of EBBC (Salt TV and Salt FM).
3. Amaka Chukwu – EBBC
At number three is Amaka Chukwu. She is among the best female presenters in Ebonyi State. She also works for EBBC (Salt TV and Salt FM) where she presents very interesting programmes among which are Tatafo, Empower your world, soul course, and street vibes. Amaka’s programmes are grassroots-friendly, making her a household name in Abakaliki.
2. Vivien Faga – EBBC
At number two is Vivien Faga, easily the queen of the airwaves in Ebonyi State. Vivian is among the best female presenters in the Southeast region of Nigeria, with her name popular among listeners in Ebonyi, Enugu and Benue States. She uses unique presentation skills and mastery of conversational language to always keep the audience engaged and captivated. Vivien works for EBBC (Salt TV and Salt FM) and is one of the best hands that keep the stations afloat. Among her programmes are Sunrise, startimes, and juke box. She is an OAP whose on-air and off-air personalities are intriguing.
1. Emenike Ogalagu – EBBC
Emenike Ogalagu is the most popular OAP in Ebonyi State. He is the best sports presenter in the state and among the best in the Southeast. His presentation style is unique and classy. He is a household name among audience of Salt FM and Salt TV. Emenike presents sports in such a way that even those who are not sports lovers want to listen to his programme. He also anchors other programmes on the two stations but is particularly popular for his sports shoes. He presents midweek sports, Weekend sports,
World-in-sport and Sports pavillion. He is also the voice of the ‘voiceless’ in sports with grassroots investigative sports reporting that draws government attention to the needs of sports talents in rural and urban areas of the state.