Radio Sawa Picks Up Awards
Radio Sawa received gold, silver and
bronze awards at Monday’s New York Festivals event. The New York
Festivals focuses on international radio programming.
a Gold Radio Award for Best Coverage of an Ongoing News Story was Radio Sawa’s
reporting during the Tahrir Square protests in Cairo. A Bronze Radio Award was
also given for the coverage under the Special Report Category.
Radio Sawa received a Silver Radio Award for Best Coverage of
an Ongoing News Story with its coverage of the turmoil in Libya, notably the
town of Misratah. The correspondent responsible for the efforts was Mohamed