Macall Mensah takes home Entertainment Host of the Year at Western Music Awards
This year’s Western Music Awards (WMA) Entertainment Show Host of the Year was won by YFM Takoradi’s Macall Mensah.
Macall is one of the West region’s most renowned media personalities and currently the host of YFM Takoradi’s flagship Saturday show, Y Entertainment Podium, which airs on YFM Takoradi every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
The show has been around since 2019, however, Macall took over the show as host in 2020 and to date, the show is one of the most sorted after entertainment shows in the Western region.
Macall Mensah is a media personality, professional marketer, event planner, model, sports enthusiast and entrepreneur from the Western region. His ability to tackle problems head-on has earned him the name “the man with the ax”.
He is an alumnus of the Nest School Complex and Adisadel College. He obtained his undergraduate degree from Pentecost University where he studied a Bachelor of Business Administration with a specialization in Marketing.
The Loud Gentleman has built a mark on how he deals with issues in various areas of life, but his major contribution has been in the sports industry and the creative art. His delivery style, straightforwardness and thought-provoking analysis have made him one of the most listened to radio and television voices in the Western region.
He started his media journey with Melody Fm as the producer of their famous Sports Breakfast Show in 2014. During his 4 year stint with Melody fm he rose through the ranks to eventually host the sports show. the most listened to in the Western region (Sports Breakfast show). Throughout this period, he was a regular guest on various radio and television entertainment magazine shows, most notably Oc Showbiz Review on Skyy Power fm – which twice won the award for best magazine show from Entertainment of the Year at the Western Music Awards – as well as Connect Fm’s entertainment review show.
He was the red carpet host for the 3rd and 4th Annual Western Music Awards.
Currently, he is the communications director of Sekondi Hasaacas Football Club. He is also the host of Y Sports and Y Entertainment Podium on the No.1 West Region radio station (YFM, 97.9MHz). He is also a director of De-Grace Limited (a large building supplies store) and runs a transport company.
He is an enthusiastic designer inspired by originality and ingenuity. He is relentless, proactive and a strategic thinker with superb communication and interpersonal skills.