Africa’s Vast Resources and Potential for GrowthAfrica, with its abundance of natural resources, has become an attractive continent for investors looking to tap into its vast potential. From valuable minerals like diamonds, gold, and uranium to agricultural commodities such as cocoa and shea, Africa boasts an array of wealth. With 52 countries and a population of 1.4 billion people, it holds 65 percent of the world’s arable land and ten percent of its renewable freshwater source. Additionally, Africa possesses the youngest population globally. These factors contribute to the continent’s determination to forge partnerships, attract investments, and industrialize, thereby transforming the fortunes of its people.
‘Within Africa’: GBC’s Program for African Progress
Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC), a member of the African Union Broadcasters Association (AUB), is set to launch an informative program called ‘Within Africa.’ Hosted by the talented Maltiti Sayida Sadick, who is also a co-host on GTV’s Breakfast Show, the show aims to bring stories from across the continent that highlight Africa’s progress. By engaging experts at the forefront of these developments, ‘Within Africa’ will provide viewers with valuable insights and knowledge to make informed decisions about the growth of their countries and the continent at large. The program will air for 30 minutes on all of GBC’s channels every Tuesday and Friday from 4:05 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. GMT.
Maltiti Sayida Sadick: Journalist, Advocate, and Show Host
Maltiti Sayida Sadick, a 29-year-old award-winning journalist, TV, and radio presenter, is the esteemed host of ‘Within Africa.’ With over five years of experience in broadcast media, Maltiti has made a name for herself in the industry. Her journey began with her participation in GHOne TV’s reality show, The Next TV Star, where she achieved the remarkable feat of securing the first runner-up position.
Notably, she is also a 2021 Mandela Washington Fellow. Passionate about championing the rights and equal opportunities of minority groups, especially women, Maltiti aims to challenge gender stereotypes. She established the ‘Maltiti Care International’ (MCI) foundation, which focuses on identifying and assisting women in rural Northern Ghana who have developed health conditions such as fistula during childbirth.
Through MCI, Maltiti seeks to raise awareness, facilitate access to free reconstructive surgeries, and empower these women by raising funds. Maltiti’s dedication to her craft extends to her love for travel and rural news reporting. Her commitment to serving her community is evident through her National Service with GBC’s Radio Savannah in Tamale, Northern Region. Now, as she joins the GTV Breakfast Show, Maltiti aims to bring inclusive news and interviews to viewers, fostering an informed and empowered society.In conclusion, the ‘Within Africa’ program, set to air on GBC channels starting July 4, 2023, represents a significant step toward showcasing Africa’s progress.
With its focus on diverse stories and insights from experts, the program seeks to equip viewers with the knowledge to contribute to the growth of their countries and the continent. Maltiti Sayida Sadick’s passion for journalism and advocacy, coupled with her experience and dedication, ensures that ‘Within Africa’ will be an enlightening and engaging show for audiences across Africa and beyond.