Badru Sultan Katumba, one of Chimp media’s prolific photojournalists has been nominated in Austria based Alfred Fried photography Awards.
The awards are meant to recognize and celebrate “photographs that best express the idea that our future can only be peaceful coexistence.”
Nominated for his magnificent photo of a differently-abled boy, Katumba will be competing with other renowned, talented photographers.
The overall winning image will be named “World’s Best Picture on the Theme of Peace”.
Furthermore, the jury will honor the best single picture entry with a Special Award of the Jury.
The winning image will also be on display for one year at the Austrian Parliament and will be included in the permanent art collection of the Austrian Parliament.
The winner will receive € 10,000 (Approximately Shs. 42M).