#AFRIMMA2018 AFRIMMA 2018: See the full list of winners

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Ugandans Eddy Kenzo, Ykee Benda and Sheebah scoop awards

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The 5th edition of African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) happened on over the weekend in Texas.

The award ceremony seeks to recognise African musicians on the continent and in the diaspora.

Ugandan musicians Eddy Kenzo, Ykee Benda and Sheebah Karungi were awarded Best Male East Africa, Best Newcomer and Best female East Africa respectively.

Full complete list:

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Best Male West Africa

Davido – Nigeria

Best Female West Africa

Yemi Alade – Nigeria

Best Male East Africa

Eddy Kenzo (Uganda)

Best Female East Africa

Sheebah Karungi – Uganda

Best Male Central Africa

Fally Ipupa – Congo

Best Female Central Africa

Daphne – Cameroon

Best Male Southern Africa

Nasty C – South Africa

Best Female Southern Africa

Ammara Brown – Zimbabwe

Best Male North Africa

Ihab Amir – Morroco

Best Female North Africa

Souhila Ben Lachhab – Algeria

Best African Group

Toofan – Togo

Crossing Boundaries With Music Award

MHD – Senegal/ France

Best Gospel

Papa Dennis – Kenya

Best Newcomer

Ykee Benda – Uganda

Artist of The Year

Fally Ipupa – Congo

Best Live Act

Flavour – Nigeria

Best DJ Africa

Dj Dollar – Senegal

Best African DJ USA

Dj Ecool – Nigeria

AFRIMMA Video of The Year

Wizkid – Soco

Music Producer of The Year

Masterkraft – Nigeria

Best African Dancer

Didi Emah – Nigeria

Best Rap Act

Khaligraph Jones – Kenya

Song of The Year

Wizkid – Soco

Best Lusophone

Kyaku Kyadaff – Angola

Best Francophone

Toofan – Togo

Best African Dancehall/Reggae Act

Burna Boy – Nigeria



Bismack Biyombo – DRC

AFRIMMA Beacon Of Hope Award

Queen Julie Endee

AFRIMMA Shining Star Award

Semah – Liberia

AFRIMMA Excellence Award

Erykah Badu

AFRIMMA Leadership In Music Award

Fally Ipupa

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