Anas named GJA Journalist of the Year

Anas named GJA Journalist of the Year

Investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas was on Saturday adjudged the best journalist of the year 2015 at the 21st Ghana Journalist Awards (GJA).

Anas named GJA Journalist of the Year

Anas Aremeyaw Anas

Anas won for his investigative work which captured about 180 workers of the judiciary, including 34 judges, receiving bribes to influence cases.

For his prize, the ace journalist took home a new Hyundai SUV Tucson provided by Ideal Finance.

Check out the full list of winners below:

Overall best journalist:

Anas Aremeyaw Anas

Best journalist in sports [radio]:

Benedict Owusu [Joy news] – Juju in football

Best journalist in sports [print]:

John Vigah [Graphic] – Accra sports stadium: A death trap


Samuel Tei Adenoh [Ghanaian Times] – Crossing the deadly Madina-Adentan road

Human rights:

Gabriel Obodai Togbor Ashong [Metro TV] – Neglected souls


A.B. Kafui [GNA] – Poison in a calabash

Education [print]:

Emmanuel Baah [Daily Graphic] – Acquiring knowledge the perilous way

Crime and court:

Beatrice Adu [Joy FM] – Corrosive love


Samuel Ablodepay [Daily Graphic] – Technology to define future banking

News reporting print:

Grace Sogbey [The Revelation newspaper] – No preaching

Sustainable development goals:

Joseph Opoku Gakpo [Multimedia] – Jungle poor

Teachers [print]:

Kofi Yeboah [The Revelation newspaper]

Rural reporting:

Kafui Kanyi [GNA] – My baby my farm


Seth Kwame Boateng [Multimedia] – Candidate for death

Best Investigative report:

John Vegah [Ghanaian Times] – Hazardous waste


Famous Kwesi Atitsobi [Multimedia] – Juice from the baobab

Oil and Gas:

Dotse Kobla Aklobotu [Graphic Business]  – Why Ghana must invest in oil business


Gabriel Ahiabor [Daily Graphic] – Fish for livelihood

Financial reporter:

Elvis Darko [The Finder] – Government cripples bank

Best print layout

The Finder newspaper

News reporting electronic:

Seth Kwame Boateng [Multimedia] -Talented arts in prison

Teachers for television:

Seth Kwame Boateng [Multimedia]  – Locked and forgotten

Arts entertainment and tourism

Famous Atitsobi [Multimedia] – Mole Ghana’s wide life for tourism

Best reporter in science:

Rebecca Quaye [Daily Graphic] – Clinical trials not rocket science

Sanitation and hygiene:

Rebecca Awuah – GBC 24

GJA Komla Dumor Most Promising Journalist:

Maxwell Akalaare Adombila

Honorary awards:

Good morning Ghana


Ghana Armed forces

Ideal Finance

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Bright Blewu – GJA General Secretary

EIB network

Global Media Alliance.

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