The broadcast media landscape in Anambra State in fiercely competitive with glamorous On-Air Personalities (OAPs) attracting and keeping listeners loyal to their programmes and station. Some of these OAPs have become popular for their exceptional performances and their programmes have become the delight of the audience because of this unique quality. Here is a list of top 10 popular OAPs in Anambra State you should listen to their programmes. They have unique individual qualities keeping listeners glued to their radio sets.
10. Chinonso Emmanuel Ekuma – Sapientia 95.3 FM, Onitsha
Chinonso Emmanuel Ekuma is an OAP a Radio Sapientia 95.3 FM Onitsha, Anambra state. He is a graduate of Ebonyi state university, Abakaliki, where he studied Mass communication.
Ahec, as popularly called, hails from Echialike Ikwo, Ebonyi state, Nigeria. He is an Entertainer with style. He airs a very interesting and mindblowing programme known as “Campus network” every Saturday at 2:00pm; which informs the audience about their desired higher institutions, their cut off marks and resumption dates.
9. Precious Chukwuemeka – Gist 103.5 FM, Ogidi
Precious Chukwuemeka is a female presenter/OAP at Gist 103.5 FM, Ogidi, Anambra state. She hails from Ezi Anam West local government area of Anambra state.
Precious is a goal getter who doesn’t wish to settle for less. She believes so much in future and all it holds. She airs 4 programmes;
a.》 Entertainment segment (Every Tuesdays, Thursdays & Sundays).
b.》 Educational segment (On Saturdays)
c.》 Sunday Morning programme
d.》 Game shows (Every Mondays & Wednesdays).
Her hobbies include, Meeting new people, listening attentively, music, singing and travelling.
She is also a renowned Disk Jockey ( D.J).
8. Jude Aguzie – Sapientia 95.3 FM
Jude Aguzie popularly known as J.J Agada Aguzie is a versatile performer who combines Music, Dance and News Presentation. He is multi-talented and national award winning Playwright who has written short stories and Documentaries.
J.J Agada Aguzie holds a Master of Arts degree in Theatre and Film Studies from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. He hails from Urualla in Ideato north local government area of Imo state and currently works as an OAP in Radio Sapientia FM 95.3 FM Onitsha, Anambra state.
7. Francis Seibofa – Gist 103.5 FM
Francis Seibofa also known as “Mister me” hails from Ogbia local government area of Bayelsa state. He graduated from Osun state university where he studied Linguistics & Communication. He airs a programme from Mondays to Fridays known as “Early riser” at 6:00am to 9:00am. The programme looks at weather report, wake-up calls, discussion and inspirational quotes.
Mister me is currently an OAP at Gist Radio station 103.5 FM Ogidi, Anambra state.
He is a lover of Soccer, teaching and research works. He is enthusiastic!
6. Onyeka Oreki – Gist 103.5 FM, Ogidi
Onyeka Oreki popularly known as “Shaka Zulu” hails from Ogidi in Idemmili north local government area of Anambra state. He studied Mass communication in I.M.T (Information Management Technology) Enugu state. He is a popular OAP who currently works at Gist 103.5 FM Ogidi, Anambra state. He airs a number of programmes, specifically “Ka osi mee” which educates, informs and enlightens the audience every Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 10:00pm. Shaka Zulu’s hobbies are Singing and Dancing. He is an interesting OAP to listen to because of his passion for his job.
5. Lilian Ikedigwe – Radio Sapientia 95.3 FM, Onitsha
Lilian Ikedigwe fondly known as “Aunty Lily” is a graduate of Nnamdi Azikiwe university Awka, Anambra state. She is a super proud OAP with Radio Sapientia 95.3 FM. Most of her programmes feature mixed languages, but she popularly uses Igbo or Pidgin English. She is a superb female presenter who has gone places.
4. Ifeanyi Orakwue – Radio Sapientia 93.5 FM
Ifeanyi Orakwue widely known as “Huge man with a huge voice” hails from Umuoji in Idemili north local government area of Anambra state.
He holds a B.Sc in Geology from the prestigious University of Nigeria Nsukka. Huge man has a special passion for sports which made him the Anchor man of Sports programme in Radio Sapientia 95.3 FM Onitsha, Anambra state every Thursday afternoon at 1:00pm. Listener pay attention to his voice because of the swag he adds to his presentation style. If you listen to him once you’ll confirm his uniqueness as an OAP.
3. Kachy Okafor – Brila 88.9 FM
Kachy Okafor is a female OAP in 88.9 Brila FM, Onitsha Anambra state. She studied English and Literature in University of Nigeria, Nsukka. She hails from Awka, Anambra state.
Kachy is a resounding show host who has a great passion for football. She is easily the best female sports presenter in the Southeast. Just listen to her programme once and feel what others are feeling.
2. Freshman Jay Nwanze – Sapientia 93.5 FM
Freshman is an opinionated OAP who knows local/international entertainment history and equally masters current affairs on his palm. He is the author of the book “Heart to Heart” which is widely sold in Southeast and beyond. His passion to help hurting souls to heal geared him towards inventing a heart warming programme known as “Heart to Heart talk” every Thursday at 8:00pm on Radio Sapientia 95.3 FM; where he lectures about love, relationship and heartbreak. He has worked with Madonna University Radio, Lion FM, Radio Nigeria Unity FM; and currently working in Radio Sapientia 95.3 FM Onitsha, Anambra state. Freshman is truly a very popular OAP in Anmbra state and beyond.
1. Clive Sugar George – Brila 88.9 FM
Clive Sugar George a.k.a “The Sugar man” is an OAP with Sports Radio, Brila 88.9 FM, Onitsha, Anambra state. He is a vibrant and exciting presenter who delivers sports presentation in a unique way that even those who are not really into soccer for in stance, feel the need to listen to the programme/presentation. His programmes are usually mid-days and evenings. He is a jolly good fellow who is loved by all. Clive is easily the most passionate OAP in the entire Southeast and among the very few in Nigeria.
Written by Ifunanya Obiechina