NEWSDAY has won the Superbrand Print Media runner-up award at the 2023 Marketers Association of Zimbabwe (MAZ) Superbrands Awards presented last Friday.
NewsDay is the country’s leading privately-owned daily paper and is published by Alpha Media Holdings (AMH), which also publishes two weeklies, Zimbabwe Independent and The Standard.
AMH also owns the online broadcaster, Heart & Soul.
NewsDay won the first runner-up award in the Print Media Superbrands category, narrowly losing to its rival, State-owned daily paper, The Herald.
The private daily paper, Daily News, was the second runner-up in the category.
NewsDay’s win came a day after several of its reporters scooped top awards at the 2023 Environmental Reporter of the Year Awards hosted by Environment Africa and the Rainbow Tourism Group Limited.
AMH Group features editor Jairos Saunyama scooped the runner-up award for the Best Waste Management and Recycling Story and group deputy business editor Tatira Zwinoira won the Best Wildlife Conservation Story runner-up award.
Group online news editor Kennedy Nyavaya won the Best Climate Change Story award, while senior reporter Problem Masau won the Best Sustainable Livelihoods Story runner-up award.
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