Business News of 2013-12-15

GTV's Rebecca Awuah wins Business Journalism Award

Rebecca Adwoa Awuah of Ghana Television (GTV), Saturday night emerged the overall Business Journalist of the Year at the second edition of the Gold Awards for Business Journalism 2013.
The Gold Award is given to the most respected and prolific business journalist whose works influenced business communities across board.
According to the award jury, Rebecca’s exceptional talent and professional skills in business journalism has contributed immensely to the growth and promotion of many businesses both in Ghana and abroad.
The jury also handed Madam Rebecca Awuah another award for the Best Economic Reporter of the Year.
According to the Head of the Award Jury, Matilda Asante, the jury received equally good and competitive entries based on fact findings, accurate figures and in-depth analysis with relevant research.
This she said saw Rebecca as the overall winner upon going through a strict and transparent process.
Mr. Elijah Iposu, Project Director for Gold Awards, congratulated all award winners and challenged Business Journalists across the country to probe and conduct intense investigations into policies in order to ensure transparency in the business environment and the entire nation.
Below is the full list of the award winners:
Investigative Reporter of the Year - Samuel Agyemang
Financial Reporter of the Year – Nana Amoto-Mensah
SME Reporter of the Year - Emmanuel Kwabla
Mining Oil & Gas Reporter of the Year – Emmanuel Kwabla
ICT Reporter of the Year – Charles Benoni Okine
Business Feature of the Year – Daniel Nanor
Business Reporter of the Year Radio – Vivian Kai Mensah
Business Reporter of the Year TV – Rebecca Awuah
Business Reporter of the Year Print – Suleiman Mustapha
Business Reporter of the Year Magazine – Fred Bethel Sarpong
Business Broadcast of the year – Benjamin Piorgah
Business TV Station of the Year – ETV
Business Radio Station of the Year – Citi FM
Print Media of the Year – Graphic Business
Print Media of the Year, Magazine – Business World Magazine
Online Media of the Year – Ghana Business News
Lifetime Achievement Award – Rayborn Nii Armah Bulley