Alex Kobina Stonne, also known by radio lovers and listeners as Kobby Stonne has been nominated by the organisers of the 2020/2021 Foklex Media Awards.
Kobby Stonne was adjourned the best Commentator in the Greater Accra 2018/19 edition before the Covid-19 pandemic came into existence.
Speaking to Kobby Stonne in an interview on the awards he, first of all, thanked the Almighty God for his divine protection and guidance and secondly to all family, friends, colleagues, and the shareholders in the sports fraternity.
“Kobby Stonne cannot be who he is now without Family, Friends, colleagues, Stakeholders, Listeners so I would like to say a big Thank you and show appreciation to them. Hard work and determination has always been my secret”. Kobby Stonne added
” I developed a love for sports journalism when growing up and had always admired renowned Sports Presenter and Commentator Kofi Asare Brako Abatay’s Akan Commentary so I wanted to be like him as far as Sports host and Commentary is concerned”.
“Radio business in Accra is very competitive especially with Multimedia Group Limited always leading the market so have to be abreast with accurate and authentic news to feed your listeners.
Meeting Patrick Osei Agyemang( Country Man Songo) will forever main a special day in my life”. Kobby Stonne added
The successful Radio journey of Kobby Stonne started from the University Of Cape Coast with ATL FM, joined Kyzz FM in Takoradi from 2015 to 2017 where he won the Best Sports Presenter in the Western and Central Regions before joining Multimedia Group as a sports presenter and host till now. He also doubles as the Co-Host of the Award-winning TV show fire for fire on Adom TV and Asempa FM.
Kobby loves listening to the radio more and sometimes play chess on his phone during his leisure times.