The All Africa Music Awards happened yesternight and Stonebwoy and Wiyaala won in the Reggae/Ragga/Dancehall artiste of The Year and Best Video Awards respectively.
The event, held in Nigeria at the Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island – Lagos.
Ghana’s Wiyaala and Rock Band Dark Suburb peformed.
List of winners
Reggae, Ragga and Dancehall Artiste of The Year: Stonebwoy (Ghana)
Best Video: Africa – Wiyaala, Directed by Samuel Adjetey (Ghana)
Best male artist in Central Africa: Stanley Enow (Cameroon)
Best female artist in Central Africa: Charlotte Dipanda from (Cameroon)
Best male artist in Eastern Africa: Diamond Platnumz (Tanzania)
Best female artist in Eastern Africa: Esedenia (Ethiopia)
Best Male Artist in Northern Africa: Ahmed Soultan (Morocco)
Best female Artist In Northern Africa: Manal (Morocco)
Best Male Artist in Southern Africa: Cassper Nyovest (South Africa)
Best Female Artist in South Africa: Busiswa (South Africa)
Best African Collaboration: AKA ft Burna Boy (South Africa and Nigeria)
Best African Group: Sauti Sol (Kenya)
Best African Rock: M’vula (Angola)
Best African Jazz: Kunle Ayo (Nigeria)
Best African Traditional: Gangbe Brass Band (Benin)
Lifetime Achievement Award: Ladysmith Black Mambazu
CREDIT – Bright Dwomoh