UPDATE: RTP Awards 2013 Set To Come Off Tonight .. . Organizers Finally Pay For The Venue

According to Peacefmonline.com organizers of this year's edition of the Radio

and TV Personality Awards have now resolved

issues concerning booking of the venue for the

show scheduled to take place at the Accra

International Conference Centre tonight.

Earlier this morning Peacefmonline .com

reported that the awards program may not

come off due to the organizers ' inability to pay

for the venue, there's every indication now

that the Accra International Conference Centre

is now officially opened for much anticipated


Peacefmonline .com is reliably informed that

organizers of the show have finally paid for

venue . According to a source , the payment was

made few hours ago. Mr. Kofi Appiah of the

Accra International Conference Centre

confirmed on Peace FM 's " Entertainment

Review this afternoon that Big Events Ghana

have now secured the venue .

" Yes they have now come to pay to use the

Conference Centre tonight" . Asked what

particular time the payment was made , Mr .

Appiah said all he can say is that as at 10am

this morning they hadn 't paid for the venue

but they have paid for it now for the event to

come off as planned and that is the most

important thing .

CEO of Big Events Ghana, Prince Mackey who

also spoke on the program admitted that the

venue hadn 't been booked as at this morning

attributing it to miscommunication between

Big Events Ghana and Empire Entertainment .

He however , emphasized that by the grace of

God the venue has been secured for a

successful awards show tonight.

Asked if Nollywood Actress Mercy Johnson was in Ghana

to host the show as advertised Mackey said

Mercy Johnson is expected to arrive this

evening for the show so her fans should

expect her on stage tonight to host alongside

Kafui Dey.

As at the time of filing this report , organizers

were setting up at the venue for the event

tonight. He also stated they were on their way

to meet Highlife legend Amakyi Dede to sort

out everything with him and his management

for him to be able to perform tonight.

Tickets for this year 's RTP Awards goes for GH

¢ 100 VIP and GH ¢ 50 Regular.

Ticket venues are ; Peace FM , Joy FM, Rainbow

Radio, Baatsona Total , Tema Community 11

shell filling station , Koala and Silverbird.

The headline artiste for the event is the

evergreen Abrantie Amakye Dede and other

artistes such as: Cecilia Marfo , Paapa Yankson ,

Tutulapatu, and Herty BornGreat .

To read more about RTP Awards, the team

behind it, nomination criteria, previous

editions , sponsors and other important details ,

log on to www .rtpawards .org .

RTP Awards 2013 is sponsored by MTN ,

Guinness Ghana, Castle Milk Stout, Altime

Capital , Special Ice , SIC , Coca Cola, Air Ghana ,

Kasapreko , Binatone, DDP and Alisa Hotel.

Kofi Oppong Kyekyeku

I am a Ghanaian Broadcast Journalist/Writer who has an interest in General News, Sports, Entertainment, Health, Lifestyle and many more.

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Back to top button