Across section of journalists were recognised during The Rwanda Broadcasters' Excellence Awards (RBEA) ceremony held last Friday at Sports View Hotel in Remera.
The awards are a new initiative by the East African Youth Development Agency, (EAYDA). The ceremony was spiced by performances from artistes including Tom Close, Ciney, DJ Pius, Alex Muyoboke and cultural dance troops. The public was given the opportunity to vote for their favourite journalists by SMS and online.
Full list of the Rwanda Broadcasters' Excellence Awards 2014 winners
Best Radio Sports Caster of the Year
Best Football Commentator of the Year
Best Football Analyst of the Year
Elly Joe Rutamu
Best Female Sports Caster of the Year
Best Sports Reporter of the Year
Best Morning Show Radio Presenter of the Year
Best Lunch Hour Radio Presenter of the Year
Best Evening Show Radio Presenter of the Year
Radio Rwanda's Tijara Kabendera and singer Tom Close at the ceremony.
Best TV News Caster of the Year
Best Radio News Caster of the Year
Ange Soubirous Tambineza
Best Showbiz Presenter of the Year.
Best Morning Show of the Year
Good Morning Rwanda
Best mid day Show of the Year
The Lunch Hour Jams
Best Evening Drive Show of the Year
Isango na muzika
Best Political Show of the Year
Best Radio Gospel Show of the Year
Best Night Show of the Year
Best Youth TV Show of the Year
The Youth Special
Best Sports TV Program of the Year
Half Time show
Best Sports Radio Program of the Year
Best Entertainment Radio Program of the Year.
Best Entertainment TV Program of the Year
Best Community Radio Station of the Year