Ghana missing out as Nigerian acts shines at 2018 AFRIMMA

Ghana missing out as Nigerian acts shines at 2018 AFRIMMAThe 5th edition of the African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) has become one of the remarkable events in the  history books.

The awards ceremony which recognizes African music and acts in their respective genres saw Nigerian musicians stealing the entire show by bagging most of the awards.

Celebrated Nigerian stars were among those who won big at the recently held African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) for 2018.

The event, dedicated to showcasing African music, was held at the House of Blues in Dallas Texas, United States on Sunday, October 7, 2018.

Davido won ‘Best Male’ in West Africa while Yemi Alade was named ‘Best Female’ artist in West Africa.

Toofan won ‘Best African Group’ and ‘Best Francophone Act’, Master kraft also took home the award for ‘Producer of the Year’ while Flavour won ‘Best Live Act’.

Wizkid’s ‘Soco’ was adjudged ‘Video of the Year’. It also won ‘Song of the Year’ while Burna Boy took the ‘Best Reggae/dancehall Artist’ award.

Ghana didn’t win any award but Kenya’s Khaligraph Jones was also awarded “Best Rap Act” for the year under review

See the full winners list below:

Best Live Act

Flavour (Winner)

The Best Male West Africa

Davido (Winner)

Song of The Year

Wizkid – Soco (Winner)

Best Female West Africa

Yemi Alade – Nigeria (Winner)

Best Rap Act

Khaligraph Jones – Kenya (Winner)

Best Newcomer

Ykee Benda – Uganda (Winner)

Best Male East Africa

Eddy Kenzo – Uganda (Winner)

Best Male Central Africa

Fally Ipupa – Congo (Winner)

Best Gospel

Papa Dennis – Kenya (Winner)

Artist of The Year

Fally Ipupa- Congo (Winner)

Best Francophone

Toofan – Togo (Winner)

Best African Group

Toofan – Togo (Winner)

AFRIMMA Video of The Year

Wizkid – Soco (Winner)

Best Dj Africa

Dj Dollar – Senegal (Winner)

Best African dancehall Reggae Act

Burna Boy (Winner)


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