Afia Pokua is a Ghanaian media personality with a name that precedes her. She has, for a long time, served as an editor and journalist at Adom FM. During her tenure, Pokua gained a reputation for her stellar reporting and ability to engage in candid conversations with her listeners. People loved her style so much that they nicknamed her Vim Lady.
Afia Pokuaa has made a mark in the society through her SugarDem Ministry – an activist group tailor-made to address gender parity issues. It runs parallel with PepperDem Ministry, which urges women to maintain stringent relations with their men.
Afia has had her influence felt both online and offline. Her transfer from Adom Fm to another station sparked conversations, thus proving her scope of influence in Ghana is far-reaching. In spite of her fame, how well do you know her beyond her role as a journalist?
Afia Pokua biography
What do you know about Afia Pokua husband? What about Adom FM Afia Pokua’s work? These are some of the questions her fans want to know more about. Others are interested in Afia Pokua age while some are interested in Afia Pokua family. Whatever your interest is in her, information laid down here will help you learn a thing or two about your favourite media personality.
Afia Pokua quits Adom FM
Afia called it quits at Adom FM after working with the Multimedia Group Limited for close to 2 decades. The award-winning journalist sent social media into a frenzy with her loud transfer to United Television (UTV) - 2018/2019 TV Station Of The Year. At UTV, Afia hosts MmaraNoSeSen – an educative show that airs on the station. This program elaborates what the law stipulates on various matters that Ghanaians encounter on a daily basis.
Why did she move to UTV?
If the word on the street is anything to go by Afia Pokua current job pays handsomely. According to a local publication, Vim lady exited the celebrated Multimedia Group of Companies for better pay elsewhere. This was only a rumor.
During the heat of the moment – after her loud exit from her former employer – Afia denied all the claims suggested her transfer was a result of money. At the time, she said that her exit was a move to create room for other talents to grow and expand their reach.
Afia Pokua Instagram
Afia is also active on social media, especially on Instagram. You can check out what she posts regularly on her page.
Afia Pokua family
Little is known about her parents. Her marriage life is, however, a popular story among Ghanaians. She was believed to be in a relationship with Captain Smart.
Their relationship was a subject of public discussion because of its rather out of the ordinary start. Smart was accused of snatching another man’s wife.
Captain Smart and Afia Pokua
Who is Afia Pokua husband? Is it Captain Smart or it is Murphy? Who is Captain Smart of Adom FM? Smart is Adom Fm host laden with controversies.
To put things to context, Afia was married to the late Murphy. However, Afia got married to Smart, a reality that Murphy was not ready to accept. Consequently, Murphy came out guns blazing levelling accusations against Captain for snatching his wife. Unfortunately, Murphy died while claiming foul play. This led many Ghanaians to blame Smart for Murphy’s death.
In his defence, Murphy claimed that he dumped Pokua before her husband’s death. He posted an explainer on her Facebook page. He said that he had been silent on the matter long enough. And it is through his silence that he was insulted, vilified, castigated and lambasted for his engagement to Afia.
He went ahead to explain why he ended things with the media queen before her husband passed away. He said that different people had advised him on the same issue, and in spite of that, he wanted his fans to know the truth so that they can give a fair judgment on his case. He said that he ended his marriage to Pokua before the death of her husband.
Smart recently proposed to his newly found lover, Akosua Dwamena. He assured her that he was done with her previous wife.
Is Captain Smart still with Adom FM?
Even though Afia Pokua has not had the perfect marital life, her career has been a good one. She has defied all odds to become one of Ghana’s top brands, and a good one at that. Now that she has gotten a new employer, things can only get better for her. As for Captain Smart, he resigned from Adom FM.
Afia Pokua is a media personality with a great reputation. The fact that her life has been filled with controversies one stage does not take this away from her.