By Kampala Sun writer
The Public Relations Association of Uganda (PRAU) is set to launch the 2017 PRAU Excellence Awards today (Wednesday 26th July, 2017.
The PRAU Excellence Awards celebrates the greatest achievements across the public relations and communications industry in Uganda.
During the launch the PRAU Governing Council led by Ms. Cynthia Mpanga, the PRAU president, will unveil the theme for this year’s awards, the official dates for the entry submissions as well as the official date and venue for the award ceremony.
The awards this year will be the seventh (7th) edition since they were launched. The 6th PRAU Excellence Awards last year were held on Friday 25th November 2016 under the theme “PR Excellence in a Competitive & Digital World”. They focused on the impact of increased competition as a result of the rise and proliferation of digital media in the PR industry.
The PRAU Patron, Hon. Frank Kagyigyi Tumwebaze, Cabinet Minister of ICT and National Guidance in the Government of Uganda and Member of Parliament (MP) for Kibaale East County, Kamwenge District, will grace the occasion as Guest of Honour.