PeaceFMOnline

PeaceFMOnline is the online platform of Peace FM, a private radio station in the Greater Accra Region. The platform provides news updates local, national and international news, sports, business, current affairs, and other specific information about Ghana to both local and international audiences.

According to Alexa, it is ranked 13th amongst the Top Sites in Ghana – while it is the fourth most popular news website. In a survey by Goodman AMC, PeaceFMOnline was mentioned as a news source among the top seven online influencers that Ghanaians would trust to provide first-hand and reliable information in the 2016 presidential election. The online platform held a trust percentage of 12% and ranked third among online platforms in the country

PeaceFMOnline like the radio station is operated by Despite Music Productions Limited which again belongs to Despite Group of Companies. In the official profiles at the Registrar General, it shows that Osei Kwame - one of the most successful and richest businessmen in Ghana owns the Despite Group of Companies. The non-media businesses of the Despite Group of Companies include salt mining, food processing, savings and loans among others.

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Alexa Rank (13),
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Ownership Type

private

Geographic Coverage

International

Content Type

free content

Data Publicly Available

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Media Companies / Groups

Despite Group of Companies

Ownership

Ownership Structure

PeaceFMOnline.com belongs to Peace FM, which is operated by the Despite Music Production. There is a profile available about Despite Music Production at the Registrar General's Department. It has the same shareholder as Despite Group of Companies. Osei Kwame owns 100%.

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General Information

Founder

Osei Kwame

Affiliated Interests Founder

Osei Kwame is a media entrepreneur with a chain of media outlets in the name of Despite Group of Companies and through a daughter company, U2 Company Limited. He also operates companies in the food business.

Ceo

Osei Kwame

Affiliated Interests Ceo

see above

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Other Important People

Kennedy Osei

Affiliated Interests other important people

Kennedy 'Ken' Osei is the General Manager of the Despite Group of Companies, which owns Peace FM, OKAY FM, and Neat FM in Accra, Hello FM in Kumasi, and United Television (UTV). He is the eldest of the children of Osei Kwame, owner and CEO of the company.

Contact

Despite Music Production Ltd.; (Peace FM) Box 17470, Accra;Tel.: 0302-406767/406669;Fax: 0302 406531;E-Mail: Peacefm@idngh.com

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