Amansan Krakye known in real life as Frank Mensah has been awarded as the drive time show host of the year in the maiden Central Media Awards 2019.
It was pomp and pageantry when crème de la crème in the media and showbiz fraternity gathered at Obaatanpa Event Spot, Mankessim on Friday 1st March, 2019 to reward outstanding broadcast journalists in the central region.
Central Media Awards is a new award scheme in central region that is to reveal, acknowledge and appreciate the contributions of those in the media industry. The award is organized by Ezone Network and Brother International.
As a professional broadcast journalist, he had his training at the GBC Radio & Television Training School at Kanda, Accra and graduated in September 2014 with Certificate in Broadcasting Techniques.
As the host of CenTral DryVe, Amansan Krakye combines professionalism with radio ethics and has enormous control over English, Twi, Fante and Ga languages. He blends his language dexterity with a sense of humour to make his show appetizing and his music selection makes him exceptional.
One of the catchy aspects of his drive time show is the well acclaimed celebrity interviews which keeps ardent listeners glued to their radio sets and makes headlines in the major entertainment news portals and blogging sites.
His unique way of asking questions is devoid of controversies.
Even at the embryonic stage of his broadcast journalism career, Amansan Krakye has interviewed celebrities and showbiz personnel such as Kofi Kinaata, Ayesem, Kuami Eugene, KiDi, Bisa Kdei, Edem, Obrafour, Kurl Songx, Captain Planet, Dr. Cryme, Magnom, Mix Masta Garzy, Samini, Eno Barony, Danny Beatz, MOG Beatz, Article Wan, Gasmilla, King Promise, Dr. Ray, Adina, TiC, Keche, Choirmaster, Kwadwo Nkansah LilWin, Paa Kwasi, K.K Fosu, Dada KD, Oheneba Kissi, Guru, Opanka, Kumi Guitar, Awal, Tinny, Appietus, AMG Medikal, Kaywa, Trigmatic, Donzy Chaka, Nero X, Joey B, E.L, Reggie Rockstone, Ras Kuuku, Yaa Pono, Strongman, Flowking Stone, Cabum, Nana Yaa, MzVee, Kwawkese, Kelvynboy, Elorm Beenie, Nhyiraba Kojo etc.
He is devoted and demonstrates personal interest in the development of talented youth within central region and has interviewed the likes of TeePhlow, Quamina MP, Koby Symple, Real MC, Orkortor Perry, eShun, Rickey, PapaSky, Pappi Sing, Neujay, LyzzyBae, King Pee, JayPee, Kahpun, Adisa, Lil Wisky, Gully Grank aka Soft Metal, Boggy Wenzday, Chikel Baibe, Mikey Benzy, Fiifi Legend, James Korsah-Brown, Mr. Laceman, Vickash, Quarme Zaggy, Folivi, Yaw Blvck, Ajoa, Beesi, Abna, Solopeezy, Jay Yorke, Candymann, OJA 420, Wyse Brain, Rebjoe, Froust Gee, Jungo etc.
You can kindly follow his social media handles @Amansan Krakye.