Blakk Rasta

Outspoken Reggae Singer cum Radio Presenter, Abubakar Ahmed popularly known as Blakk Rasta, will soon be part of the sensational Zylofon Media family, is reliably informed.

The former Hitz FM Presenter who has been off the airwaves for about 2 years, landed a new deal with the latest radio station in Accra, Zylofon 102.1FM.

According to an insider, Blakk Rasta would be one of the first major voices on the East Legon based radio station and he is expected to rain more fire on radio; much more than what he is known for.

The “Barack Obama” hit maker confirmed his return to his first love on Neat FM’s “Entertainment Ghana’ saying he would return to radio next month but refused to give any further details.

The award-winning Reggae Musician also affirmed his return to radio in an interview with Mikky Osei Berko on his new TV show aired on TV3 dubbed “After Hour”.

“My return to the console will shake the country”, he said, adding that “I will be on radio next month and the fire will be hotter than hell”. is however not privy to the type of program he would hosting, and what time the show will air.

It would be recalled that Blakk Rasta was hauled before the Privileges Committee of Parliament two years ago for accusing 80 percent of the lawmakers in the country of smoking marijuana.

He resigned from Hitz FM, after apologizing to the parliamentarians live on national television.

The controversial former host of the midmorning program ‘Taxi Driver’ on Hitz 103.9 FM, revealed via his twitter account on July 6 2015 that he has said his goodbyes to the Multimedia-owned Kokomlemle based radio station in Accra.



Blakk Rasta
Blakk Rasta

Popular Ghanaian Reggae Musician and Radio Presenter Abubakar Ahmed, popularly aka Blakk Rasta has disclosed that he will return on radio in January 2016.

Blakk Rasta who has been off radio for some months now after his resignation from Hitz FM, speaking on Happy FM said he was out of the country touring.

“I had a small tour. I went to America, Trinidad and Tobago… so I came back a few days ago. I’m getting ready, praying and preparing to bounce forward on radio… I appreciate the fact that people are asking where I am. It makes me feel good. Hopefully, we will be back on radio this month and the fire will be better,” outspoken Blakk Rasta told Happy FM.

He added he had been shooting videos since he returned from his trip. Blakk Rasta did not tell which radio station he would be joining. There has however, being speculations that he may join the EIB Network.

The controversial former host of a mid morning program ‘Taxi Driver’ on Hitz 103.9 FM, announced his resignation from Hitz FM via his twitter account that he his final said goodbye to the Multimedia-owned Kokomlemle based radio station in Accra.

“I just resigned from @HITZ1039 …Movement time. Thanks so much for the love. To Jah be the glory…#kuchoko.”, Blakk Rasta tweeted, even though he did not give details or the reason for his sudden resignation.

After his resignation, there were speculations that the “Serwa Akoto” hit maker was forced to resign after his appearance before the privileges committee of Parliament.

Blakk Rasta was dragged to appear in front of Ghana’s parliament a few days ago after he boldly called for the legalization of marijuana on radio show basing his argument that 80% of parliamentarians use weed.

He appeared before the committee with his Lawyer, Human Resource Manager of Maltimedia Group, and Programs Manager Mark Okraku Mantey among others on Thursday July 2, 2015 to answer some questions about alleged statement on radio.

Blakk Rasta duly retracted his statements before the committee which was also live in TV and apologized stating that he made those comment in heat of the moment.