Date Rush: Nii Kpakpo speaks after TV3 ditched him for Giovanni Caleb as host

Date Rush: Nii Kpakpo speaks after TV3 ditched him for Giovanni Caleb as host

- TV3 has launched a new season for its popular reality show, Date Rush

- The launch saw the announcement of Giovanni Caleb as the new host

- The announcement sparked a lot of reactions with many clamouring for Nii Kpakpo Thompson to continue as host of the show

- In a post on Twitter, Nii Kpakpo has spoken on his replacement on the show

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TV presenter Henry Nii Kpakpo Thompson has spoken after he was taken off as the host of TV3's Date Rush reality show.

TV3 launched a new season for Date Rush, a love search reality show which has become one of the most popular TV programmes, on Sunday, January 3, 2021.

The launch sprung a big surprise as Nii Kpakpo, the show's longtime host, was replaced with TV3 and 3FM presenter Giovanni Caleb.

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Date Rush: Nii Kpakpo speaks after TV3 ditched him for Giovanni Caleb as host
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The announcement of Giovanni Caleb as the new host of Date Rush has stirred a lot of reactions on social media.

Many are those who have described the move as a wrong one because they feel Nii Kpakpo is just irreplaceable.

Nii Kpakpo even trended on Twitter on Sunday night as some of the fans of Date Rush took to the platform to register their displeasure with the change of host.

The many messages caught the attention of Nii Kpakpo who posted on Twitter to explain why he is not on the show.

According to Nii Kpakpo, the decision to change him as the host of Date Rush was made by the producers of the show.

He, however, assured his fans that he is going to meet them on another level while sending them love.

"I have received loads of questions from every corner about me not being on #daterush. Unfortunately, this season, the producers decided to go with another host. I’ll see you guys on another platform. I love you all. ," he said.

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In other news on, Kennedy Agyapong has celebrated his 25th marriage anniversary with his second wife, Christie, with an all-white party.

Photos from the ceremony which also happened to be the 50th birthday of Auntie Christie have been trending online.

Earlier, reported that Nana Ama McBrown and her husband, Maxwell Mensah, had been spotted in a new romantic video.

The video had the lovebirds 'chopping love' inside a swimming pool as they awaited 2021 on New Year's eve (31st Night).

The video of McBrown came as her boss, Fadda Dickson, turned a year older on Thursday, January 1, 2021.

The Despite Media MD has celebrated his birthday in grand style by dropping some beautiful photos on social media. had also reported that Afia Pokuaa Vim Lady has released photos of her husband for the first time.

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The Peace FM and UTV presenter shared the photos in a new year message and the photos have been trending on social media after she shared them.

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