A fight that ensued on a fateful morning of the year 2006 at Despite Media’s Peace FM is what provoked millionaire Kennedy Agyapong to also open his KenCity Media made up of Ash FM, Oman FM, Spice FM and Net 2 TV, MyNewsGh.com has all the details.
The incident involved an encounter Kennedy Agyapong had with Samuel Ofosu Ampofo now NDC Chairman on Peace FM.
In the course of the heated disagreement, Kennedy Agaypong used some words which the host called for a retraction but which he refused.
“What does it take to put together this your ‘bogus’ media thing…. and you sit here and bluff on me”, Kennedy Agyapong reportedly fumed. The host demanded he now apologized to Peace FM and the show he was sitting on but Mr. Agyapong refused.
With the host still insisting he apologized before the show continued, Kennedy Agyapong refused and told them he will rather walk out than apologize to the station or the show.
Kennedy Agyapong then walked out telling the show host the next time they hear his voice it will be on own radio station. It didn’t take him 5 month and to establish Oman FM through his wife, Mrs Stella Wilson-Agyapong. They later added more media houses including Net 2 Television station, Ash FM and Spice FM. Mrs Stella Wilson-Agyapong is the owner of Mina D’Oro Ventures and Messrs Imperial World Business limited and all subsidiaries of KenCity Group of Companies.
Mr Kennedy Agyapong is politician, businessman, and a philanthropist. He became a self-made millionaire at a fairly young age with his businesses in real estate, cold store and media. He owns the Hollywood Shopping Center, the Supercare Group of Companies, has shares in Assin Farms (which he recently said didn’t make him any money) and Several other investments. Agyapong is also a New Partiotic Party (NPP ) Member of Parliament for Assin Central from 2000 to present and perceived to be a major financier of the New Partiotic Party (NPP).
He has been covered several times by the news for taking a clear position against corruption.
Source: MyNewsGh.com/Stephen Zoure/2020