The maiden edition of Eastern Region Media Excellence Awards (Ermea) is set to kick off on the 5th August 2017, at Linda Dor plaza at Koforidua.
Barely 24 hours or less to rewarding media excellence in the Eastern Region of Ghana, only few people in the region have a clue as to what ERMEA is except for the media majority who by virtue of the scheme are beneficiaries
Launched on July 03, 2017, ERMEA, which is Eastern Region Media Excellence Awards is a flagship corporate awards event from eventPlusGh, envisaged to reward quality radio broadcasting in the Eastern Region.
The launched saw the release of Categories and shortlisted individuals and corporate nominations by the ERMEA Board for the maiden edition of the awards which comprises 17 Media Houses, 15 Categories and 90 Nominees. This was not done at the expense of intensive consultations with industry interest individual influencers and groups coupled with previous knowledge and experience.
Similar to such other awards schemes, the Eastern Region Media Excellence Awards is not an exception to the rule of controversies which is expected anyway. If speech is silver, then their (ERMEA) silence indeed was golden in the brouhaha between Emak Fm and Kingdom Fm
Media houses nominated includes joydadi multimedia, radio one gh, Kingdom fm, sunrise fm, Eastern fm, Nkumin fm, Agoo fm, Rite
The nomination also includes eastern best promoters such Kumikasa.com, tym leaks.com, Easternconnect.com, Dr prekese of bryt fm.
According to the organisers the awards show will be host by top media men Mike 2 and Mani kay.