Broadcaster Umaru Sanda Amadu of Accra-based Citi FM was awarded Radio Personality of the Year at this year’s Ghana Muslim Achievers Awards which came off last Friday, April 28 at the National Theatre.
Instituted to celebrate outstanding Ghanaian muslims across various spectrums of society, it also saw Abdul Moomin Hayyu (GTV), Hon. Mustafa Hamid, and 2nd Lady Hajia Samira Bawumia al walk home with laurels.
Senior Broadcast Journalist at Citi FM, Sanda is also producer of the station’s flagship Citi Breakfast Show, and comperes weekend political show Big Issues.
The Ghana Muslim Achievers Awards is powered by Sukra Concepts in partnership with the office of the National Chief Imam and Progressive Muslims.
Below is the full list of winners:
Umar Sanda – Radio Personality
Hajia Samira Bawumia – Female Personality of the Year
Mustapha Hamid – Muslim Political Personality
Dr. Fatia A. Karim – Most Promising Muslim
Abdul Moomin Hayyu (GTV) – Muslim TV Personality
Al- Balad Travels Agency – Muslim Business
Metro TV Islamic Belt – Muslim TV Programme
Hawa Muzzamil – Muslim Creative Arts Personality
Zuria FM Anche Anche Programme – Radio Programme
Ghana Muslim Academy – Muslim NGO
Musah Pachaka – Muslim Entertainer of the Year
Lifetime Award Winner – Alhaji Hassan Andani – Managing Director of Stanbic Bank
Lifetime Pulpit – Dr. Jibril Adam – Founder of Zenith College
Irbad Ibrahim – Social Activist
Dr. Hari Abdallah – Health Personality
Sheikh Sahib Abubakar – Muslim Evangelist
Zuria FM – Muslim Media House
Mallam Amadu Kassim Yakubu – Muslim Educationist
Sheikh OSmanu Nuhu Sharubutu – Excellence Award