DStv, and specifically Africamagic, viewers may have noticed over the last few weeks a new face behind the microphone and on their screen. The beauty, Christine Sika Osei; budding Ghanaian Actress, TV Presenter and lawyer in the making has been selected by Africamagic to be the co-presenter of the popular Africamagic magazine program, 53Extra, with Nigerian Eku Edewor
Sika was selected after an audition in Lagos and has since been seen on DStv carrying out interviews for Stargist at the Glitz Fashion Week , the ChO Music Video Awards in South Africa and co hosting the red carpet for the M-Net Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards Nominee Announcements.
Sika has a Bachelor of Arts degree at the University of Ghana, a Bachelor of Law degree at GIMPA. She has worked in many areas of the entertainment and media industry in various roles, with stints with the glamorous Ghanaian lifestyle magazine Canoe, the RAC Event Group, presenter for the Phamous TV Show, a popular entertainment and lifestyle show on Ghana’s Viasat 1 TV station as well as other TV production projects. Sika has also recently jumped into acting with roles in Sparrow Productions “The Tenant” and the soon to be released movie, “Blurred Lines”.
Sika recently said, “‘I feel extremely blessed and privileged to have been chosen to be part of the new co-hosts for 53extra. I pray that just as Anita Erskine and Chris Attoh have opened the door for me, I will do the same for other Ghanaians who dream of being on this platform. I thank Ghanaians for their support thus far and I’m confident that support will only grow as I set out on this journey to be a good role model and ambassador for the country’
Cecil Sunkwa – Mills, General Manager of Multichoice Ghana said “We at MCG are so proud to have Sika become part of the Africamagic family. For us local representation on our channels makes our audiences identify with the product”. He went on to say “Other Ghanaians like Chris Attoh, Anita Erskine, Michelle Attoh, to name a few, have been great ambassadors on our screen and we know that having Sika on the same screen will be a great asset”.
53 Extra is a glamorous magazine show, enjoyed widespread popularity, capturing the continent’s appeal and celebrating its talent and energy. The show focuses on the entertainment industry in Africa. It showcases the latest in music, movies and fashion, as well as red carpet events across the continent.
Incorporating the best of its past, with several dynamic new elements, plus two brand new presenters; the show will bring audiences Africa’s ‘entertainment news’ as well as the latest on celebs and captains of industry.
Catch 53 Extra on channel 151 on DStv and visit www.dstv.com for more information.
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