Mr. Ekow Blankson, the managing director of TV AFRICA speaks on the official oudooring of TV AFRICA DIASPORA. That is his tackle.
Mr. Chairman, devoted colleagues and workers of TV Africa, invited company, associates from the media, distinguished women and gents, I carry you heat greetings from the administration of TV Africa and our mom firm, Group Ideally suited Firm Restricted.
Because the chief servant of this thriving media institution, let me to start with admit that, I’m deeply excited to witness an auspicious day like this; a day that ignites a brand new period in TV Africa’s twenty-five (25) years of broadcasting excellence because the speaking drum of Africa.
Women and gents, earlier than I proceed, let me to start with point out that since its inception in 1995, TV Africa has guarded its fame as the one broadcasting community in Ghana devoted to projecting African values and revealing the distinctive model of the African folks. Regardless of the endless inflow of international content material, I’m joyful to say that TV Africa has remained resolute on this path. As a feather in our cup, let me additionally reiterate that at the moment, the station broadcasts throughout 42 African international locations through satellite tv for pc, with a really aggressive presence on Dstv channel 362, Gotv channel 175, in addition to social media.
Now throughout the globe, Africa is often considered a continent that’s saddled with political unrest, conflicts, financial downturns, illness outbreaks, wars and different types of social turbulence. Nevertheless, let me state emphatically that in opposition to this gloomy narrative, Africa nonetheless stays the one continent on the globe that’s blessed with a basket of pure endowments, limitless potentials and a folks wealthy in hospitality and refined virtues. Over time, not solely have Africans remained united of their resolve; they’ve additionally confirmed to be a people who find themselves impermeable to adversity; and a individuals who can climate by way of each obstacle. Certainly, Africans the world over are a breed of immense power, incorruptible values, unmatched abilities, unparalleled skills and vivid aspirations.
However with a purpose to mission this wonderful id, there’s the necessity for all Africans house and overseas to forge stronger ties and construct a resilient entrance that can be capable of face up to suppression, ridicule and misrepresentation by imperialists and naysayers. In view of this, TV Africa is happy to tell most of the people that henceforth, the station will start transmitting Africanised content material to its viewers within the disapora, with the intention of reaching about ninety-one million properties in the USA of America specifically, by way of the TV Africa Diaspora initiative, by the assistance of Roku and Amazon Hearth Stick.
By this token, America and the remainder of the world will likely be in a position digest Africanised content material, tailor-made to go well with the viewing pleasure of the black group, regardless of their geographical locations. Women and gents, I’m satisfied that TV Africa Diaspora will serve the noble goal of broadcasting Africa to the remainder of the world, and making a blissful jell amongst all individuals of African descent and origin.
On that be aware, I subsequently want to name on all company establishments, personal people, the enterprise group and most of the people, to make the most of this international visibility and in addition lengthen to us all of the wanted assist and courtesies with a purpose to propel this transfer to unbelievable heights of success. As soon as once more, let me convey my pleasure for this landmark improvement, and it’s our prayer that the times forward will likely be fruitful. Women and gents, we’re grateful on your coming. TV Africa Diaspora is right here to remain! Thanks.