Born Ebenezer Donkoh and CEO of Ghana’s Hub For Pop Culture & Urban Entertainment News – www.nydjlive.com, NY DJ as he is well-known in showbiz is an optimistic award-winning multi platform content creator (Radio Presenter, YouTuber, Blogger, DJ, P.R etc) with works featured on several internationally recognized platforms.
Ebenezer is a graduate of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology with BA Honours in French and English.
Currently a radio presenter and host of YFM 102.5FM breakfast show RYSENSHYNE which airs each weekday from 6am to 9am. Ebenezer started blogging back in 2008 during his days in the university when he worked with focus FM as a radio presenter.
In need of a proper channel to share the content created on radio, he created a blog which has over time become Ghana’s most credible single handedly operated entertainment news blog.
Since then, NY DJ has worked on several projects serving as PR and communications officer for companies such as Homeproud and Reflects Ghana, organizers of the annual “Freedom Concert”.
His large clientele includes corporate and individual bodies such as Empire Entertainment, Exclusive Events, Multichoice Ghana, MTN, Tigo and many others.
Ebenezer is one of the few journos from Ghana to have traveled with MultiChoice Africa to Mauritius for its content showcase in 2015. He also covered the MTV Base Awards in South Africa the same year.
With several award nominations including Jigwe Awards, Merit Awards, City People Awards (Nigeria), Ghana Entertainment Awards – USA, NY DJ emerged first runner-up in the Best Entertainment Journalist category at the GN Bank People Choice Awards 2015.
Awards And Nominations
Nominated – Best Radio Personality Ashanti Region at the Radio, Television Personality Awards 2017.
Nominated – Favourite Journalist at the People’s Celebrity Awards.
49th Most Influential Young Ghanaian – Avance Media .
Nominated – Best Radio Personality Ashanti Region at the Radio, Television Personality Awards 2018
Nominated For Best Blogger – Ghana Events Awards 2018
Nominated For Blogger – Ghana Music Awards, South Africa 2018
Nominated For Entertainment Media Personality of the Year – Hyperlink Media Awards 2018
Nominated For Online Journalist of the Year – Hyperlink Media Awards 2018
Aside running a very entertaining, educative website and well-read website www.nydjlive.com, NY DJ is very active on social media.
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In 2008- 2009, NY DJ was awarded the best radio DJ by Focus FM the official radio station of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology where he worked until he joined Imperial Broadcasting in 2011.
He has received recognition nationwide and had recently been rated among the most listened to radio Disc Jockeys according to Podomatic, iTunes and readers of local entertainment papers such as Flex Magazine. He has also appeared in the hip hop shows in Benin and elsewhere.
NY DJ is a real force to reckon with in advertisement and promotion in various industries.
Committed to supporting music talents as a radio personality, NY DJ has hosted so many local and international artistes on his show. The list includes Acehood (USA), Stevie Face (Jamaica), Sway (UK), M3nsa (UK), Brick and Lace (USA), Savana Jennings (Jamaica& USA), Sarkodie, M.anifest, Reggie Rockstone , Obrafuo, Fancy Gadam, and several others.
In September 2014, NY DJ left a huge vacuum as he left Kapital Radio where he hosted the drive time show for three years.
NY DJ is a founding member of HypeUp Ghana, a multimedia company based in Kumasi, Ghana and also editor for www.nydjlive.com.
He is a Ghanaian ambassador for global phone application Truecaller and currently an ambassador to the National Council on People with Disability in Ghana.