Online editor at Ghana’s leading campus radio station, Radio Univers 105.7FM, Jeffrey Nyabor, was the recipient of two awards at the 2020 GIJ Eminence Awards.
At the awards ceremony held on Friday, November 20, 2020, he bagged the Outstanding Journalism Students Personality and the Outstanding Student Reporter awards.
The award scheme was developed by RADComm LLC & SwitchEBS to recognize, encourage and honour positive works of students at the Ghana Institute of Journalism.
Speaking to UniversNews after receiving the awards, Jeffrey Nyabor expressed his elation for the acknowledgement.
“I feel humbled and honored that I received those incredible awards as ‘Outstanding Student Reporter of the Year’ and ‘Outstanding Journalism Student Personality of the Year’.
“I believe that the win happened because of the massive support everyone gave me, especially from family, friends and the Radio Univers newsroom,” he said.
“This motivates me to continue to do my utmost best for the station. I say a very big ‘thank you’ to everyone and to the organizers.”
Jeffrey Nyabor at Radio Univers 105.7FM
He joined Radio Univers in December 2017.
Under the tutelage of Dr. (Alhaji) Abubakar Sidick Ahmed, who is the station manager, he leads the digital team of the station, a position he holds since 2018.
Jeffrey is a final year student at the Ghana Institute of Journalism, reading Communication Studies with specialization in Public Relations.
He is also a fellow of SOA Ghana, a country hub of Sustainable Ocean Alliance based in United States.