From his humble beginnings in the United States who would have thought a hobby of taking photographs would translate into photojournalism and thereafter become a commercially viable business and ultimately a powerhouse media entity in America. That is the journey of Evangelist Charles Nimmo Ntiamoah-Mensah, the brain behind 3G Media Group.
Mr. CNN as he is affectionately called is now an Ordained Minister and goes by the name Evangelist Nimmo. The Media Mogul and Showbiz Guru has added several accolades to his professional cap. Over the years he has been honored with numerous awards and most recently three International Awards. The awards are; Ambassador For Peace, International Preacher's Certificate of License and the Honorary Doctor of Literature (D. Litt),
The Great Achievers Church and International Ministry in Valencia, Spain on Sunday May 8th, 2022 honored Evangelist Charles Nimmo Ntiamoah-Mensah on its 17th Anniversary. Overseer and Founder; Archbishop Nmecha of the Church and First Lady Nnams also runs THE Global Impact Theological University and Seminary.
With an outstanding 22 years’ experience in media, Mr. CNN needs no introduction as he started his Media work as a Photojournalist for Ghanaweb.com welcomed by the then Webmaster; Francis Akoto. For many years he covered all aspects of the diaspora news before the advent of social media.
The visit to Spain has opened an opportunity for 3G Media Group which produces the Annual 3G Awards. It has decided to expand to Europe. The First 3G Award will be in Spain and is an annual event celebrating achievers and unsung heroes in the African Community in Spain. The date for the event, take place the second week in May 2023. A UK version of the 3G Awards is being planned and about to be launched also this year, 2022.
"My appreciation goes to Archbishop Nnams Family, Choir, Leaders and Church members. Evangelist Dr. Ntiamoah-Mensah who is deeply honored extends his gratitude on behalf of the Ntiamoah-Mensah Family in US and Europe; We say Thank you Lord."
This triple Awards ceremony is on Mother's Day and dedicated to his dear; mum, Elizabeth, wife; Rosemond and his three beauties; Kendra, Ella and Angel. Lastly to his Father; Mr. Charles Ntiamoah-Mensah of blessed memory. who is resting in Peace "Dad, glad to honor you and also mum. All my childhood upbringing at Bompata, Ayigya Zongo, Tech and Patasi in Kumasi has never been in vain".
Furthermore, he credited his Grandma; the late Madam Christiana Nimo aka Momo, Late Auntie Beatrice Yeboah of Blessed Memory respectfully, Emmanuel Tuffour Poku and Kwabena Sarkodie who were my childhood mentors in Kumasi and supervised by the late; Hon. J. A. T. Sarkodie of blessed memory. He appreciated them starting from nothing and ending up something.
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Evangelist Dr. Charles N. Ntiamoah-Mensah affectionately known worldwide of his initials and work in Media as Mr. CNN now Dr. CNN. An award-winning Media Mogul and Showbiz Legend with a British and Ghanaian background and American. He is Publisher, News/Sports, Writer, Publicist, Actor, Executive Producer, Showbiz Promoter, Associate Pastor, Mentor, Motivational Speaker, Media Personality, Renowned Celebrity Photo Journalist of Ghanaweb.com fame. He is a Board Member of several Foundations in the US and Ghana. The Chief Executive Officer/Founder, 3G Media Group (Parent company; Rosette’s Multi-Service). Editor/Publisher of 3G Magazine and now an addition; African Times International Newspaper. Founder and Executive Producer of; The 3G Awards, The Cumiees Show with Evangelist Nimmo and Breakfast/Moment with the Worshippers/Gathering of Saints Conference Series.
As Photojournalist for Ghanaweb, covered stories featuring five Ghanaian Presidents (From Rawlings to Current Nana Addo, 2 Former American Presidents; Barack H. Obama and George W. Bush, Former Pope Benedict XVI, United Nations featuring some world leaders. He was also a Sports Journalist and covered two of Ghana Black Stars participation in the FIFA World Cup Tournaments; Germany and South Africa respectively. As well as AFCON 2008 and all Ghana Black Stars FIFA Friendlies in USA and London, UK The most memorable coverage with a huge audience was in March 30, 2011; Ghana Vs England Friendly at the Famous World Class State of the Art Wembley Stadium with over 80,000 audience.
An alumnus from Drexel University, Class of 2000, Masters Degree in Publication Management, University of West London (Class of 95) and Bachelor's in Information Management/Publishing. He has won many recognitions, awards and citations in the United States. He is working on his autobiography and a Worship/Prayer Center.