Martha Mensah wins Citi FM’s ‘But for Mama’ promo


Martha Mensah, an ardent listener of Citi 97.3 FM, has emerged the ultimate winner of the station’s contest to celebrate mothers dubbed: “But for Mama” promo.

Citi FM’s But For Mama contest attracted many entries from listeners.

In short voice notes under one minute or brief text not exceeding twelve words, listeners were required to send compelling stories of how their mothers’ changed their lives.

Martha Mensah’s compelling story of how her mother took care of her in her first trimester of pregnancy at a time her husband’s illness had disfigured him beyond recognition won the hearts of listeners and the panel.

Martha wins an all-expense paid three-course buffet dinner for her mother and the family at Ibis Styles Hotel and a GHc 1,000 fuel coupon from Allied Oil.

She, however, got keen competition from Jemima Silas whose grandmother turned mother, supported her through her low moments of depression.

She also won a weekend stay with her mother and family at Ibis Styles Hotel and a GHc 1,000 coupon from Allied Oil.

Khadijah who placed third gets a GHc 1,000 coupon from Allied Fuel.

Esinam, one of the contestants whose story touched listeners of the show, is to be given a consolation prize after she got disqualified for exceeding her voice note duration.