Kawawa represented the newly appointed Director of Information Hassan Abbas to present certificates and tokens of appreciation to award winners.
The AAT chief executive officer Yusuf Ghor and his president NizarJivani said the awards were set aside as appreciation for voluntary contribution inassisting the ARC event, which was held successfully and for sensitising the public through the press on road safety and motorsports promotion.
Kiganja hailed AAT for the initiative to recognise contribution by media and other people who helped to make the event a success. He urged other sports bodies to emulate AAT in recognising efforts taken by members of the media in motorsport promotion.During the event ACP FortunatusMuslimu represented DCP Mohamed Mpinga.
Journalists who received the wards and their firm’s in bracket include Abbas Y. Ghor, Ibrahim Mrisho, AbdillahOmaryKombo, Mohamed Ugasa (Guardian), Jimmy Tara (ITV), Brown Msyani (Citizen), TimzooKalugira (AzamTv ), NasongelyaKilyinga (Daily News), Miguel Suleyman (Freelance) and Michael Maluwe (AzamTv).
Those who received awards for remarkable contribution in facilitating successful staging of the ARC event include the then hotel manager of the Southern SunAdam Fuller, MoezAlibhai (Darcity), Mohamed Mdoe
Adolf Kangeth, WedsonMwakalundwa, SamwelMwakalundwa, KukiThanki, DrAkshayPratap, MahmoodJaffer, AljawadKhalfan, Ahmed Khaki, ZahirabbasKermali, Marco Ferrera, Steven Lohay, Hussein Moor, SaleheAbood, Allen SaitotiandDeoTirumanya(Southern Sun), Ahmir Malik, David Burns, Deepak Kotak, Marcel Olaerts, William Banda, Rogers Gwamaka, AthumaniHamisi andManveerBirdi.
Police and public safety people who receved the awards included
ACP FortunatusMuslimu, RTO of Coast Region SSPAbdi H. Issango, DTO of Bagamoyo Inspector Hussein MAbdallah, DTO of Chalinze Inspector Edward PGontako and OCS of Kiwangwa InspectorSalim M Mshana
AAT staff were also not forgotten during the occasion asHuzeifa SPaliwala, Sophia M Mwasha, Samwel S Mkuhili, Muharam S Mchume, and Hidaya JKondo were awarded too.