The University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA) will confer an honorary doctorate degree on the Editor-In-Chief of the New Crusading Guide Newspaper, Abdul Malik Kweku Baako for his fight against dictatorship and press freedom.
The award will also be to honour his training and support for public interest journalism in the country.
The decision to award him with the title was communicated in a letter from the University addressed to Mr Baako and sighted by GhanaNewsPage.Com.
Mr Baako is celebrated for championing press freedom during the Rawlings administration and doing same in subsequent years.
He is also credited with the training of several journalists particularly ace investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas.
Below is a copy of the letter from the UPSA: