Lorrencia Nkrumah who was recently a Business Reporter at Accra based Citi FM, Was on the 19th of November awarded winner of the Jury Special Prize in Radio for Peace Building. The joyful event was held in Kigali, Rawanda and was organized by an international NGO Search for Common Ground. The sole purpose of this award was to recognize African journalists for their high quality radio programs and to also encourge professionalism among media practitioners.
Commenting on Lorrencia's award,the jury said, "The winning programme dubbed, "Children of the North" discusses the state of schools in Ghana. It showcases the education system from different perspectives, from schools that are progressing well to those that are unfortunately lagging behind"The Jury was also impressed by the quality of the programme and praised it for its inclusive approach of investigating key players in the education system. Lorrencia expressed how honored she was for receiving the award and that it will inspire her to do more whiles bringing change to her community.
Thumbs up Lorrencia.....We are prod of you