The host of Peace FM’s flagship political programme, Kokrokoo, Kwami Sefa Kayi is said to Resign from the station after opposition party , National Democratic Congress are to report back unto the show.
According to sources, the veteran broadcaster is unhappy with the management’s decision to eat the humble pie by writing to the National Democratic Congress (NDC).
It was established that , Kwami Sefa Kayi who vehemently opposed the decision by management when it was brought to his attention felt betrayed
But despite Kwami’s years of dedicated service to the Despite Media Group and the clout he wields, he feels let done by the sudden turn of events on this occasion and there are strong indications that he may tender in his resignation.
Report say that, the decision to erase the impression that the station is in bed with the ruling New Patriotic Party(NPP).
The station wants to continue to be seen by the public as being neutral in the discharge of its duties.
The National Democratic Congress(NDC) in May this year boycotted Peace FM’s Kokrokoo show hosted by Kwame Sefa Kayi.
In statement issued and signed by Sammy Gyamfi, the National Communications Officer, revealed that the party was not happy with the unfair paneling on the show.
But four months down the line, the station has written to the party asking for a truce to the impasse.
The letter dated September 23 and signed by the Managing Director, Fadda Dickson, appealed to the party to let sleeping dogs lie and let harmony reign.
“The management of Peace FM, the mother station of Despite Media, wishes to state that we are not at loggerheads with the NDC”.
“Since the inception of Peace FM on May 25, 1999, we have had a mutually beneficial relationship with all political parties, including the NDC.
“However, in recent times, there has been a misunderstanding between us and the NDC in relation to the panelling of the discussion segment of the Kokrokoo show.
“The management of Despite Media, acknowledges responsibility for whatever misunderstanding that has arisen between us and the NDC in recent times.
“We, therefore, urge the NDC to let sleeping dogs lie and allow harmony to reign and return to the Kokrokoo show.
“As agents and stakeholders of development, we may agree to disagree, all for the sake of Ghana, our motherland”.
By: Naa Ayorkor Laryea