By Ivan Mwine
NBS TV presenter Edwin Katamba aka Mc Kats was Thursday recognized and awarded for his efforts towards the fight against HIV stigma and discrimination.
In the presence of the Omukama of Tooro Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru IV, Mc Kats was awarded for his role towards the fight against HIV stigma and discrimination during a ceremony that was held at Hotel Africana.
The historic moment was part of the National HIV and AIDS scientific meeting featuring the 14th Annual joint AIDS review and Philly Lutaaya memorial Lecture.
The annual virtual meeting consisted of mainly specially selected, state of the art and peer-reviewed presentations in different aspects of HIV/AIDS.
Organized by the Uganda AIDS commission in collaboration with Ministry of Health and the Research Academia and professionals Self Coordinating Entity, the three day meeting had discussions and presentations from other HIV/AIDS advocates.