By Ashin Mettacara
The first ever Myanmar Blog Award have arrived! Myanmar Blog Academy Award 2008 Programme site mmblogpress.com has announced the winners in all 11 of the competition's categories. Myanmar Blog Academy Award 2008 Programme was organized with the five young Myanmar bloggers, to honor the best Myanmar bloggers. Being named a Myanmar Blog Academy Award (MBAA) Winner can be the crowning achievement of a lifetime of work or it can be the beginning of a new chapter in the life of a blogger. Presentation of these awards can bring acclaim and notoriety beyond their wildest imaginings. The accolades and praise heaped upon winners of these prestigious awards can be best described as fabulous and the stuff of legends.
Below are the complete list of winners:
Best Charity Blog : Better Tomorrow
Best Education Blog : Ma Thet Zin
Best General Blog : Nine Nine Sanay
Best Literature Blog : Mindin
Best Religion Blog : The Teachings of the Buddha
Best Myanmar Literature Blog : Existencemgz
Best Myanmar Poem Blog : Kaung Kin Ko
Best News Blog : The New Era Journal
Best Political Blog : Niknayman
Best Blog About Blogging : Nyi Lynn Seck
More than 150 blogs were nominated for this year, and announced the winners with the total votes cast: 7715.
MBAA members mmblogpress.com, thanked the sponsors of the awards: Technical seven, KaNaung Wed-Design, RSF and BMA.