Captain Smart has joined Media General after announcing his resignation from Angel Fm .
Smart was first suspended for criticising the government and allegedly throwing insults at the president and his vice .
He later announced that he has resigned and ready for a new job.
Earlier this morning, Captain Smart has joined Media General according to TV3.
Who are media general?
Media General Ghana Limited is an investment holding company, with authorized business involving media and communication services. It was incorporated in 2010, according to the official registration document at the Registrar General’s Department. Media General Ghana Limited operates an open air television services and undertakes media management services.
The largest company in Media General’s growing portfolio is TV3 Network Limited, a private free-to-air television broadcaster with nationwide coverage.
The company began transmission in 1997, with initial coverage in the Greater Accra Region, parts of Central, Eastern and lower Volta. It produces a variety of television program including news, drama, reality and entertainment shows. TV3 was acquired in 2011. Other portfolio companies include MG Radio Limited, Media General Digital Media Limited and Adesa Productions Limited.
MG Radio Limited currently operates four radio stations in Accra, Kumasi and Takoradi, producing content in English and Akan. These are: 3 FM, Onua FM, Connect FM and Akoma FM.
MG Digital Media is the group’s electronic media content creation and management company. MG Digital Media enhances the reach of the Media General subsidiaries through online, websites and social media platforms. The related online platform is 3news.com.
Adesa Productions Limited was established in August 2014 as a production company that hived off TV3 to provide content for TV3 and other clients. It currently produces TV3’s reality programmes, including Ghana’s Most Beautiful Pageant and Talented kids.
In 2016, Media General Ghana Limited also launched its charity arm – The 3 Foundation. TV3 used its platform to launch the June 3 Disaster Support Fund. Following the success this campaign, there was an opportunity to set up a co-ordinated Foundation that would address issues socio-political issues.
Media General Ghana Limited is owned by Dr. Anthony Cudjoe who is a Senior Pastor of the International Central Gospel Church in Sakumono also known as Calvary Temple, a conference and motivational speaker as well as a a entrepreneur and businessman.
Dr. Cudjoe is also the only shareholder of the company, according to official documents at the Registrar General’s Department. However, the company has two directors: Dr. Anthony Cudjoe and Mrs. Theresa Cudjoe.