Eddy Kenzo, Cindy Scoop AFRIMA Gongs

Eddy Kenzo, Cindy Scoop AFRIMA Gongs

The All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) ended last night in Lagos and two Ugandan artists scooped awards.

The awards ceremony that was hosted by Ahmed Soultan; Bonang Matheba and Ika Jang held at the Eko Hotel and Suites Victoria Island, Lagos saw Ugandan artists Eddy Kenzo and Cinderella Sanyu scoop awards.

Cindy scopped the Best Female East Africa accolade while Eddy Kenzo took home the Best Collaboration award for his single Mbilo Mbilo(ft. Niniola).

It was a night to remember for Wizkid as he was named as the artiste of the year. The Ojuelegba-crooner had already won two awards on Sunday night at the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016.

Here is the Full List of Winners:

  1. Best Male East Africa – Diamond Platnumz (Tanzania)
  1. Best Female East Africa – Cindy Sanyu (Uganda)
  1. Best Male South Africa – Black Coffee (South Africa)
  1. Best female South Africa – Sally Boss Madam (Namibia)
  1. Best Male Central Africa- Wax Dey (Cameroon)
  1. Best Female Central Africa- Bruna Tatiana (Angola)
  1. Best Male North Africa – DJ Van (Morocco)
  1. Best Female North Africa- Zina Daoudia (Morocco)
  1. Best Male West Africa – Flavour (Nigeria)
  1. Best Female West Africa – Aramide (Nigeria)
  1. Best Inspirational Female – Naomi Achu (Cameroon)
  1. Best Artiste/Dou/GroupBand in African Contemporary- Flavour (Nigeria)
  1. Most Promising Artiste- Amine Aub (Morocco)
  1. African Fans Favorite – Phyno (Nigeria)
  1. Song writer of the year – Unique (Uganda)
  1. Special Recognition Award – King Sunny Ade (Nigeria)
  1. Best Artist/Duo/Group African Hiphop- Stanley Enow (Cameroon)
  1. Best Artist/Duo/Group African Ragga & Dancehall- Patoranking (Nigeria)
  1. Best Artist/Duo/Group African Traditional music- Zeynab (Benin)
  1. Best Artist/Duo/Group African Electro – Such (Zimbabwe)
  1. Best Artist/Duo/Group African RnB – Henok & Mehari Brothers (Ethiopia)
  1. Best Artist/Duo/Group in African Rock -M’vula (Angola)
  1. Best African Jazz – Jimmy Dludlu (South Africa)
  1. Best African Group -VVIP (Ghana)
  1. Best African Collaboration – Mbilo Mbilo by Eddy Kenzo (Uganda) ft Niniola (Nigeria)
  1. Video of the Year – Dogo Yaro by VVIP (Ghana)
  1. Revelation of the year – Falz (Nigeria)
  1. Album of the year – Ahmed Soultan (Morocco)
  1. Song of the year- Utanipenda Diamond Platnumz (Tanzania)
  1. Artiste of the Year -Wizkid (Nigeria)