Ghanaian sports journalist Daniel Koranteng has joined the Multimedia Group.
He left Omni Media in January after seven years. The broadcaster is the latest addition to the Joy Sports team, where he expects his craft to be nurtured and honed some more.
He is keen to bring his keen analytical skill and straight-talking style across the city from Adabraka to Kokomlemle.
“I had a lovely and fulfilling time at Citi FM/TV, and I feel ready for the next step,” Koranteng says.
Daniel Koranteng is a Hearts of Oak and Manchester United fan. Also, he is probably one of the coolest and relatable characters in Ghanaian sports broadcasting today. He is however known for his withering tongue reserved only for anti-Phobians.
Most of all, Daniel Koranteng is known for his phrase, ‘Oh Chale!’. This caught on as a consequence of his humorous way of teasing rivals and self-deprecation.
Daniel Koranteng joins the Multimedia Group’s Joy Sports team
After joining the Multimedia group the talented broadcaster said he is honoured to join such a talented group. Also, he indicated that together with the team, they will continue to produce nothing short of the best sports content for our audience.
Daniel’s peculiar alter ego, ‘The Oracle’, appears anytime sporting predictions are required, making him a must-listen for those who favour the punting circles.
“We are delighted to have persuaded Mr. Koranteng to join our project. He brings an extra edge to the team. Also, he is definitely a favourite of the audiences we look to hook to the Joy brand,” says Gary Al-Smith. The Team Lead for Sports, Joy Brands (Joy FM, Luv FM, Joy News, Joy Prime, Hitz FM and Myjoyonline).
Daniel is a proud alumni of Achimota School and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology. He is also an unrepentant fan Novak Djokovic in particular, and tennis in general, as well as athletics.
Koranteng will be “initiated” just as is done for football players as they are unveiled at new clubs . Surely on Friday, 10th March at 1:15pm on Joy FM, he will on the radio show.
The show will be on radio on Joy 99.7 FM, streamed on this website as well as on Twitter Spaces.
The motivation for the young lad comes from DJ Khaled’s global hit, ‘God Did!’. Frequently telling his spirit: “You either win with us, or you watch us win. God did!”