City tycoon Suleiman Kabangala Mbuga better known as SK Mbuga was over the weekend awarded in the 2017 Diplomatic awards held at Hotel Africana.
Mbuga was recognized for his outstanding role in trying to uplift standards in various communities.
Buule Kassim the chairperson of Uganda Youth Talents promotions, the organizers of the awards revealed that the team considered a number of factors to nominate and award the tycoon.
Key among them was his multi-million hospital project in Lukuli, Makindye.
“We came up with these awards as one of the ways to appreciate the diplomatic mission, individuals and other organizations that have fully put their efforts and pushed their mandates in promoting youth activities in the country both directly and indirectly,” Buule said.
In other categories, Burundi emerged winner of Eastern region Diplomatic mission Award while Sudan walked away with the Southern region award.
USAID was awarded as the best Foreign organization while Buganda Kingdom took the gong for best cultural institution in the country.
State house of Uganda was named the best Government Parastatal.
The criteria of nomination was determined by a team of judges and an independent committee of experts.