- Captain Smart has resigned from his role as Angel FM's morning show host
- Smart's resignation comes weeks after he was suspended by the station's management
- In a new video, Smart stated that he was not going to return to the station because he did not want to be the cause of troubles for Kwaku Oteng's businesses
- The ace broadaster is leaving Angel FM after about one year with the station
- Our manifesto: This is what YEN.com.gh believes in
Ace broadcaster Captain Smart, known in private life as Godsbrain Smart, has resigned from Angel FM, one of the stations owned by Dr Kwaku Oteng's Angel Broadcasting Network.
Captain Smart announced his resignation from Angel FM on his Smart TV, his newly-opened digital station, Friday May 28, 2021.
Explaining his decision to resign, Captain Smart said he does not want Dr Kwaku Oteng's business to collapse because of him.
Captain Smart's suspension
Captain Smart Captain Smart was suspended as Angel FM's morning show host in early May.
While initial reports suggested that he was suspended for criticising government, the station's officials came to deny.
In a video, Angel FM's general manager Kwadwo Dickson, explained that Captain Smart was suspended for attacking members of government and not government.
Not long after, Captain Smart came to reveal that Kwaku Oteng had told him that there was pressure on him to pay loads of taxes because of Smart's utterances against government.
The understanding was that Captain Smart was going to return to his position after one month when things had cooled off.
But the ace broadcaster has decided quit the station even though he claims his boss had got people to talk to him to return.
Reasons for resignation
According to Smart, he is not going to change his methods and will only bring trouble for Kwaku Oteng's businesses and ended rendering many workers jobless.
"It is the same thing that I will be doing because you cannot change me. Until Ghana gets better for everybody, I can never shut so I will not come again because if I come they might collapse your business.
I met your lawyer and other people have talked to me on your behalf but with all due respect, I cannot be the reason why your business collapses," he said.
Captain Smart further told his boss that he will not go hungry because whoever God has blessed, no one curses.
"Before I came to work for you, I was eating, I was driving a car, and I was living in house so I will be fine," he said.
Captain Smart joining Angel FM
Captain Smart's suspension and subsequent from Angel FM's morning show comes just about one year after he joined the station.
Captain Smart was unveiled as the show's host on May 28, 2020, with a flyer giving details of the veteran broadcaster's programme.
The unveiling of Captain Smart came after he resigned from Adom FM. Captain Smart officially announced his resignation on his Dwaso Nsem morning show on Wednesday, May 27, 2020.
After announcing the resignation, Captain Smart bid farewell to his colleagues and listeners and even had a send-off party thrown for him.
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