PRAU Governing Council Elections set for 1st September

PRAU Excellence Awards Launch press conference and Call Of Awards Entry

The Public Relations Association of Uganda (PRAU) will hold their Annual General Meeting (AGM) and Governing Council Elections this Saturday 01 September 2018 at the Fairway Hotel Kampala from 9am.

Key on the agenda for this years AGM is:

(a) Receive and consider the statement of accounts and the statement of the financial position of the association for the year ended 31 December 2017

(b) Review and adoption of 2017 AGM minutes

(c) PRAU Presidents remarks & overview review of activity reports 2016 – 2018

(d) Elections of New Governing Council Members for the period 2018 – 2020.

Nominations ahead of the elections are currently going on. So far, David Birungi (Manager Stakeholder Relations UMEME) and Sarah Kagingo (SoftPower Communications LLC Director) have expressed their interest in becoming the next PRAU President. A full list of nominees will be unveiled at the AGM.

As part of the agenda, there will be a panel discussion on the topic The Changing Dynamics in PR Practice: Are PR Professionals Prepared?”. Raymond Mujuni – Senior Investigations Reporter, NBS TV – will be the chief moderator.

The panellists will include: Apedel Samuel, Senior Manager Public Relations, NWSC; Barbara Teddy Arimi – Head of Marketing & Communications, NSSF; Cathy Adengo – Head of Corporate Communications, Stanbic Bank; Peter Kaujju – Head Public & Corporate Affairs, KCCA, Seruma Vincent CIPD – Assistant Commissioner Public & Corporate Affairs URA; SSP Emilian Kayima – Spokesperson, Uganda Police Uganda and Tina Wamala – PRO, DSTV.