Frank Walusimbi wins big at the ACME journalism Awards. See Full list of Winners


By EnewsUG team

Two winners and two  runners up for NTV at last night’s 2016 Journalism Awards. Frank Walusimbi was among the night’s top winners with two Awards as Moses Akena, Suhail Mugabi and Raymond Mujuni also took home some accolades.

below is a list of other winners.

  • Sports Winner: Abdul Nasser Ssemugabi – Daily Monitor
  • Sports Honorable mention: Norman Katende – New Vision
  • Political Reporting Winner: Moses Akena – NTV Story: The TDA selection headache
  • Photojournalism Winner: Daniel Edyegu – New Vision
  • National News (Print) Winner: Isaac Anguyo – New Vision Story: UPE schools grapple with Alupo directive on feeding
  • National News (Broadcast) Winner: Bernard Yiga – UBC TV
  • Multimedia Feature Winner: Antonio Kisembo – Ultimate Media Story: Making a difference through fundraising campaigns; model.
  • Local Reporting (For reporting outside Kampala) Winner: Anthony Sennabulya – UBC Story: Sanitation and Hygiene in Karamoja
  • Investigative Reporting Honorable mention: Suhail Mugabi – NTV
  • Features Writing Winner: Ronald Musoke – The Independent
  • Arts &Culture Reporting Winner: Frank Walusimbi – NTV Story: Songs of Resistance: The arts as a tool for political mobilization
  • Arts and Culture Reporting Honorable Mention: Andrew Kaggwa – The Observer
  • Business, Economics and Finance Reporting Winner: Billy Phillip Rwothungeyo – The New Vision
  • Data Journalism Honorable Mention: Joseph Semutooke and John Ssemakula – Daily Monotor and The New Vision; respectively
  • Data Journalism Esther Namagoji and 5 others – The New Vision Story: 45% of female MPs battered.
  • Editorial Cartooning Winner: Chrisogon Atukwasize – Daily Monitor
  •  Education Reporting Honorable mention: Catherine Ageno – KFM
  •  Education Reporting Winner: Carol Natukunda – New Vision Story: Teen moms defy odds to stay in school
  •  Energy, Oil, Gas and Mining Winner: Owen Wagabaza – New Vision Story: Namayingo graves that turned into gold mines
  • Explanatory Reporting Winner: Carol Natukunda – The New Vision Story: Buying acid is so easy, so is moving around with it