The Ghana Institute of Journalism (GIJ) has temporarily been closed down over cases of the locally transmitted coronavirus on campus, the Management of the Institute announced on Monday 25th January 2021.
GIJ in a statement copied to Educationweb.com.gh said: “there would be a temporary closure of the Ringway Campus of Ghana Insitute of Journalism (GIJ) from Monday, 25th to Friday, 29th January 2021.”
Authorities said the temporal closure of the Institute came after two of its staff tested positive for the fast-spreading novel coronavirus.
“Work will resume on Monday, 1st February 2021 after fumigation of both the Ringway and North Dzorwulu Campuses are complete,” it added.
The Management in a separate statement said it following cases of the virus has halted physical academic activities but will continue virtually.