The forum is on the theme “The Strategies of the NMC For Free , Fair and Responsible Media in an Election Year”
It will provide the National Media Commission (NMC) a platform to tell Ghanaians about the programmes that it is putting in place to promote a free, fair and responsible media in an election year, according to a statement signed by the GJA’s General Secretary Bright Blewu.
The event will also allow participants to seek clarifications and make inputs into such programmes. The lead presenter for the forum with the NMC is Ambassador Kabral Blay-Amihere, the Chairman for the Commission, with Professor Esi Sutherland of the Institute of African Studies and a pioneer member of the NMC as the Chairperson, the statement indicated.
Participants are expected from civil society organizations, media, political parties and other state institutions, it added.
By Ekow Quandzie