The nation is blessed with so many great personalities, from very powerful Men of God, dedicated sportsmen and sportswomen with amazing media personalities. Sammy Forson is one of such great people in the country. Born Samuel Kofi Arhinful Forson, he was birth in Zambia in the year 1981.
He was born in Zambia and at age sixteen he relocated with his family to Ghana. He completed his secondary education at the Swedru Secondary School. He then got admission into the Ghana Institute of Journalism, where he obtained Diploma in Radio Broadcasting and Chartered Institute of Marketing (Ghana).
Sammy Forson started his career as a presenter at Garden City Radio in Kumasi, he then moved to handle the Citi Drive and Citi Countdown show at Citi FM (97.3) Ghana. At a point in time, he was a co- host to the Upside Down Show. He quit Citi FM (97.3) Ghana and joined YFM in 2009. He left YFM and joined Live 91.9 FM. In January 2018, he joined Joy FM. He is currently the host for Joy FM’s late afternoon show popularly known as Weekend City Show; and Over drive; a midweek, and weekend entertainment review show.
Sammy Forson has been nominated for many awards but unfortunately he hasn’t won any. In the year 2013, he was nominated as the Best Record Promoter at the Ghana DJ Awards. In the year 2016 he was nominated again at the Ghana DJ Awards and People’s Celebrity Awards for Best Male DJ and Favourite Male Radio Presenter respectively.
In 2017 he got nominated for ‘Best Music Promoter of the Year’ category at the Ghana DJ Awards for his mid-morning show Lifestyle Cafe on Live 91.9 FM.
Mr Sammy Kofi Arhinful Forson is happily married to his sweetheart Pearl Yahaya. He has a son and he is also the Business Manager for 15 times Ghana Music Awards winner and 2012 BET Awardswinner Sarkodie.