Host of arguably the most successful satirical talk show in Ghana, Nii Kpapko Thompson has parted ways with the Tonight Show according to reliable sources close to the presenter.

Tonight with Nii Kpakpo Thompson which began airing over a year ago has evolved to become one of the most revered satirical talk shows in Ghana and was nominated for the RTP awards in 2016.

The show which now airs on Joy Prime has witnessed the likes of Majid Michel, Joselyn Dumas, Asiedu Nketia, Becca, KSM and Michelle Hammond all passing through and revealing a part of themselves that many do not often get to see.

It is unclear why Nii Kpakpo Thompson decided to part ways with such a thriving TV franchise but our sources revealed that he may likely have received bigger opportunities elsewhere.

Already several names have been bandied around by our sources as potential replacement for Nii Kpakpo Thompson including, host of Peace FM’s morning show Kwame Sefa Kayi, comedian DKB, Citi FM’s Richard Dela Sky etc.

The producers of the Tonight show are yet to officially announce the departure of Nii Kpakpo Thompson.

Gideon Sarpong