Telecom giant MTN Uganda under its youth-engagement platform, MTN pulse, was one of the sponsors of the first ever virtual Buzz Teeniez Awards (BTAs) that happened over the weekend.
For 13 years now, the teenagers have been awarding their outstanding entertainment acts and last Sunday, they once again awarded their best entertainers ranging from artistes to DJs. The BTAs are Uganda’s longest standing awards.
Crysto Panda was the day’s biggest winner, walking away with the coveted “Teeniez Artist of the year’ Award as well as three other awards for the best male artiste, best break-out artiste and best teeniez collabo.
B2C, Sheebah, Spice Diana, Karole Kasita, and DJ Slick Stuart and Roja also got recognized by the Teeniez for their outstanding entertainment works.
This year’s BTAs brought to life two new categories particularly targeting fashion and rap talent. For his epic lines, Cabella1 was named the first ever Teeniez Underground Rapper, earning himself a mentorship and a free song recording with Artin Pro.
He also won 10 GB MTN data per month for 6 months courtesy of MTN Pulse. Other winners of the 10 GB data from MTN are; Karole Kasita, Crysto Panda, Mun G, DJ Slick Stuart and Roja.
Commenting about MTN’s involvement in the BTAs, Hellen Kirungi, the MTN Uganda Youth Segment Manager said, “We are happy to bring the Pulse lifestyle to Buzz Teeniez Awards. This platform has given the youth a voice in the world of entertainment and as MTN, we want to amplify that voice through our youth platform, MTN Pulse.”
MTN Pulse is a youth dedicated platform through which MTN empowers the youth with offers such as; data bundles, music streaming, video uploads, games, career placement and advice among others.
The MTN Pulse app is packed with mega data offers, killer deals, legit games, amazing music and awesome freebies that keep youth living it up with #NoFear all day, every day.