In a sober moment for the Ghana Community Radio Network (GCRN), members are mourning the untimely loss of Noah Dameh, the Deputy Station Coordinator/Manager of Radio Ada and a revered figure in Ghana’s media landscape.
Noah’s passing on September 17, 2023, leaves a profound void in the hearts of his colleagues, friends, and the wider community he served.
Noah Dameh, a stalwart in the media fraternity, was not only known for his role as the Deputy Station Manager of Radio Ada but also for his significant contributions to the Ghana Community Radio Network. Colleagues and community members alike remember him as a dedicated and outspoken advocate for justice and equality.
Hailing from a humble background, Noah diligently honed his journalistic and communication skills, transforming himself into a powerhouse and a repository of knowledge. His commitment to empowering individuals and providing a platform for expression in the native Adangbe language set him apart.
Beyond his duties at Radio Ada, Noah enriched the GCRN through his wealth of experience and knowledge. He conducted workshops across the country, becoming a source of inspiration for those seeking to enhance their skills and contribute to the growth of community media. His generosity in sharing insights fostered a culture of fearlessness within GCRN and the broader media fraternity.
Noah’s legacy within GCRN is enduring. His dedication and passion for justice and equality served as a guiding light, inspiring others to reach greater heights. The void left by his departure is felt deeply by the GCRN community, as they reflect on the loss of a remarkable individual who embodied the spirit of journalism and advocacy.
The impact of Noah Dameh on community media and his commitment to amplifying the voices of the marginalized will be sorely missed. GCRN mourns the loss of a leader whose principles of truth, fairness, and accountability will continue to shape their work.
As colleagues bid farewell to Noah Dameh, they are reminded of the immense impact he had on Radio Ada, GCRN, and the media landscape in Ghana. His legacy will serve as a guiding force as they strive to uphold his principles in their pursuit of a more just and equitable society.
Noah Dameh, aged 49, was laid to rest on January 27, 2024. His memory will forever live on, inspiring GCRN members to be fearless advocates for justice, to amplify the voices of the marginalized, and to continue tirelessly working towards a brighter future. In the face of this loss, they commit to honoring his legacy by continuing the vital work he championed.
The Ghana Community Radio Network and PAD FM extend deepest condolences to Noah Dameh’s family, friends, and colleagues during this difficult time. Rest in peace, Noah Dameh; your contributions will be remembered and cherished always.
Source: Padfm.com.gh/Selete Nyomi, Chairperson, GCRN. Format by PADfm ….