MTN has won the first ever public relations excellence award for 2008, writes Vision Reporter.
MTN won the award for organising the fifth MTN Marathon race that took place last year. The company was also awarded the Corporate Social Responsibility Award.
The awards' chief judge, John Mramba, said the award for the public sector was won by the Civil Aviation Authority for their campaign; "Uganda's face for a better international image."
The award for the private sector was won by ZAIN for their campaign on the Akon concert.
The young practitioner of the year award was won by the senior public relations officer of the Uganda Red Cross Society, Catherine Ntabadde.
Fireworks won award for their campaign "Project Mist.