KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 12 2012 (Bernama) -- The New Straits Times group editor Datuk Syed Nadzri Syed Harun and former RTM director-general Datuk Abdullah Mohamad were named winners of two prestigious awards at the National Press Club (NPC) Awards Night here Wednesday.
Syed Nazri was awarded the NPC-TM Lifetime Achievement Award ) while Abdullah won the NPC-AmBank Media Legend Award.
They brought home RM10,000 and a plague each, which were presented by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.
The Malay Mail's editor-at-large Frankie D'Cruz was named NPC-Scomi Journalist of the Year. He received RM15,000 and a plaque.
The event also honoured five best reporters in various categories who received RM10,000 and a plaque each.