Department of Social Communication (DEPSOCOM) helps to coordinate the evangelization apostolate through social communications. It acts as a liaison office with other organizations in the media and disseminates information about the church activities.
To spread the good news of Christ to meet the spiritual aspirations, the department of Social Communication, Catholic Archdiocese of Accra is a communication media in Ghana for the Catholic Church (Accra Archdiocese). Our section of the department is to evangelization through online, social media, radio and television for the Archdiocese and beyond.
We seek to grow into a strong and active media house design to close the gap of information between the local church and the church universal, and notably the hub of catholic news in Ghana that truly stands for what is right and promotes the common goal for all.
We produced religious and catechetical programs teachings for personal studies on DVD and VCD for sale; we also carry out video coverage on parish events, as well as groups and individual activities at moderate fees’ not forgetting national programs that advance the evangelization mission.
The office is opened every Monday to Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm and we occasionally work on weekends.
Catholic Digest TV programs are aired on GTV every Saturday from 6:00am – 6:30am and on Crystal TV from 9:30am –10:00 and on AmansanTV Saturdays on 7:30am-8:00am and a repeat on Sundays from 9:00am-9:30am
Rome reports and EWTN on Lumen Christi Ghana (Crystal TV) Sundays at 1:30pm-2: 00pm and on GTV Life, Sundays from 3:00pm – 3:30pm
Our Biggest project is Lumen Christi, a 24-hour broadcast soon to hit the airways.
Our Catholic radio program includes:
Catholic Gyidi Mu Nsem(Akan) on Adom 106.3 FM, every Sunday 9:00pm – 9:30pm, Catholic Time for the Word every Thursday on Uniiq 95.7 FM (English) from 7:30pm – 8:00pm , Katoliko Nufiafia(Ewe), Mondays from 9:30-10:00 on Obonu 96.5 FM . Katolik Nitsomo(Ga) Saturdays on Obonu 96.5 FM from 6:30pm – 7:00 pm and lastly Bible Nkyere Kyere (Akan) on Accra FM 100.5 FM) Sundays 7:30pm -8:00pm ( 100.5 FM)
Plans are far advanced to start other programs in different Ghanaian languages on other networks.
We welcome help in any form that will grow the purpose of its set up and the evangelization work of the church in Ghana.