Disability is not inabilty: Tertiary students undertake a life-affirming project

A team of students from selected tertiary institutions in Ghana are embarking on a project intended to affect many lives positively and ultimately contribute significantly to societal development. The project, dubbed “Strength In Disability” (SID), is a joint effort of the Ghana Association of Disability and Rehabilitation Students (GADRES -KNUST) and other institutions which basically […]

GIJ releases 2019/2020 Diploma admission list

The Ghana Institute of Journalism (GIJ) has released the list of successful applicants who applied to undertake its Undergraduate Diploma programme for the 2019/2020 academic year. Read Also: KNUST management increases academic fees for fresh students The successful applicants are to confirm their acceptance of the offer by making payment of the provisional academic user […]

GIJ launches media contest for media practitioners; set GHC 15k for winners

Ghana Institute of Journalism (GIJ), as part of its 60th anniversary celebration, has launched a media contest to champion public interest journalism. The theme for the contest is “Role of media in promoting effective citizen participation for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals”.   The contest is open to all communication students and media communication practitioners. Entry […]

Repositioning Of Src,Top Priority – GIJ-SRC President-Elect

President-elect of the Ghana Institute of Journalism-Student’s Representative Council,Joseph Agbezuke has revealed that one of the top-most priorities of his administration will be to reposition the GIJ-SRC. Read Also: GIJ SRC polls: Arrested student to face sanctions from school management He said that issues like misappropriation of funds and all manners of corruption which have […]

GIJ SRC polls: Arrested student to face sanctions from school management

The final-year student of the Ghana Institute of Journalism (GIJ)  who was arrested by the Police for attempting to stuff a ballot box during the school’s Students Representative Council (SRC) election is likely to face sanctions from school management. GIJ SRC Electoral Commission, Isaac Adu, in an interview with Efo Korku Mawutor, a ranking member […]

GIJ SRC polls rigging: Ishmael Fia was set up – Lawyer

Lawyers for Ishmael Fia, the student of the Ghana Institute of Journalism who was caught attempting to rig in the 2019 GIJ SRC elections, have said that their client is innocent of the allegations against him. According to media reports, Ishmael Fia, a Diploma 2 student of the Institute was caught removing about 19 already thumb […]


A final-year student of the Ghana Institute of Journalism (GIJ) has been busted after he allegedly attempted to stuff a ballot box during a poll to elect new Executives of the Students Representative Council (SRC) on Friday. Observers at the election grounds – the GIJ campus – were alerted to the illegal action of the […]

Dumsor hits Ghana Institute of Journalism (GIJ); disrupts academic work

Electricity supply to the Ghana Institute of Journalism (GIJ) was interrupted yesterday, Wednesday April 3, 2019. For nearly 12 hours, the school had to rely on its only Generator Set to salvage the issue but unfortunately, a larger part of the school community were without electrical power.   Academic activities were greatly affected by the […]

Ghana needs ethical communicators — GIJ Rector

The Rector of the Ghana Institute of Journalism (GIJ), Professor Kwamena Kwansah-Aidoo, has stated that the country needs ethical communicators to help achieve its development agenda. He said ethical communicators played a fundamental role in decision-making towards nation building for which reason  media institutions must take particular interest in it. Prof. Kwansah-Aidoo made the statement […]