Happy 98.9FM is excited to announce the return of Jeffries Kwabena Sintim-Koree, affectionately known as Chaskele, as host of Wamputu Sports. The show, which airs weekdays from 5pm to 6pm, features exciting segments like sports trends, sports news, analysis and local titbits.
Chaskele is a celebrated sports presenter, commentator and voice-over artist. He began his media career in Tema with Meridian FM in 2004 and later moved to Kiss FM in Takoradi, where he worked for six years. In 2012, he joined Happy FM to shape his sports broadcasting career for five years before moving to other platforms.
Chaskele has also worked with international Pay TV Platforms – StarTimes and Multichoice. As part of his work with StarTimes, he was trained in China for 6 months and returned to provide professional services to the platform. Recently, he served as a Twi sports commentator for SuperSport – a MultiChoice platform, and has covered the World Cup, Champions League Final and Europa League, among other major football tournaments.
Speaking about his decision to join Happy 98.9FM, Chaskele said: “Happy 98.9FM has always been my home. The station played a crucial role in my formative years and development as a top-notch media talent. It’s good to be back home to contribute to the continuous success of this great brand. I hope to become a valuable member of the sports team and bring you exciting shows and activations”.
Timothy Kwakye Karikari, the Director of Broadcasting at Global Media Alliance – parent company of Happy 98.9FM, said: “Adding Chaskele to the sports team will give listeners the best in sports. We encourage listeners to tune in to Happy 98.9FM every day for the best in current affairs, sports, entertainment, social shows and activations developed with audience in mind”.
Happy 98.9FM is a private radio station in Ghana that was launched in 1999. The station is owned by Global Media Alliance Group and broadcasts from Accra. Happy 98.9FM is one of the most popular radio stations in Ghana and is known for its sports, current affairs, social/cultural and entertainment content.