Dzifa Affainie, host of the popular Late Night Celebrity Show on eTV Ghana, has quit the station after three years in the driving seat.
After speculations in the media about leaving eTV, Dzifa confirmed in an exclusive interview with Peacefmonline.com. “Yes it is true. I am no more with eTV. I have been with the station for about three years now and I think it is time to move on and do my own thing”.
She said she left on a very positive note without any bad blood between her and her former employers. “I have no problem with eTV it is just time for me to move on”.
Dzifa revealed that her resignation took effect from January 31 2014, adding that she has being working for people for most part of her past life and she believes it is time to explore her own opportunities.
She also disclosed to Peacefmonline.com that she will be hosting a self-titled show Unplugged with Dzifa which is more likely to be aired on DSTV but she couldn't specify the particular channel.
The highly anticipated TV programme will be a collaborative production with J.O.T Agyeman who is also a former employee of eTV. Both J.O.T Agyeman and Dzifa Affaine are tight-lipped on what the format of the show would be and when it starts airing.
However, Peacefmonline.com gathers that it will be a talk show which will interview very influential and well known personalities from diverse endeavors across the African continent. The programme will bring out hard core firsthand information about these individuals that has never been heard anywhere before.
Dzifa’s first time on National TV was in 1985 on Toddlers Time on GTV. While a student at St Mary's Girls Sch (Accra), she hosted Teenbeat for 2years from 1996-98. She did radio (Top Radio) from 2001 to 2003.
In 2003, Dzifa’s life in the real TV world began with TV Africa. It lasted seven years during which she hosted the station’s award winning programme Obaa Mmo and others such as Day Break. She also read the news in both English and Akan.