The President of the Ghana Journalist Association Dr. Roland Affail Monney has rained glories on the Paramount chief of the Talensi traditional council, Tongrana Kugbilsong Nalebtang.
Speaking at the maiden edition of the GJA awards Upper East chapter, Dr. Affail Monney said the paramount chief can be best described as a national property and is too big in person for the Upper East region.
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Taking into reference the experience of the chief, Dr. Affail Monney divulged he will be appealing to him to serve as a GJA council member at the National level as an honorary member.
”I’ve had a brief conversation with him he’s a huge national asset and I believe he’s too big for the region so if need be we will make a special appeal for him to serve as a member of the GJA a an honorary member.” he said
Tongrana Kugbilsong Nalebtang was the chairman of the awards night which centered on the theme, ” Sustaining the peace in the Upper East region, the role of the Journalist”.
He’s a current council of state member and former chairman of the board of directors at the Tema Oil Refinery (TOR).