GJA is “Bogos” and Useless —- Hon. Kennedy Agyapong
The member of Parliament for Assin Central constituency, Hon. Kennedy Agyapong has describe the mother body of journalists in Ghana, Ghana Journalist Association (GJA) as “Bogos” and useless Association which has over-leave it’s relevance.
Hon. Kennedy when asked about his opinion in current happenings at the Ghana Maritime Authority, he said the GJA is very weak and has totally failed Ghanaians as another arm of Government.
Hon. Kennedy made this statement on the Accra base TV station Adom Tv’s political Morning show “Bedwam”, after been asked why by the host Omanhene Kwabena Asante who is also journalist, Hon. Ken made it clear that 99% of Ghanaian Journalists are heavily corrupt and so therefore has no locus to talk about corrupt officials in Ghana.
Journalists in the country has branded corruption and given it a new name “SOLI” and they think it is not corrupt practices, he said
“Soli” which means solidarity which is common in the media fraternity is the money organisers of media programs give to journalists who represent their media houses during a program as their transportation back to work but Hon. Ken says is a corrupt practices.
Hon. Ken also revealed that the system of journalism is Ghana is as poor to the extent that the bigger your money, the bigger your story, he said people actually pay huge money to this corrupt journalists all in the name of “Soli” just to influence stories and the GJA is sitting aloof meanwhile they are aware because they are part of the rot.