The All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) 2016, which was held at Eko Hotel and Suites, Lagos, ended in the early hours of Monday.
Tanzanian star, Diamond Platnumz, was the biggest winner of the night, taking home plaques in two categories; Best Male East Africa and Song of the Year.
The Nigerian winners include Flavour, Phyno, and Wizkid, who won Artiste of the Year.
King Sunny Ade was honoured with a Special Recognition award while Falz won Revelation of the Year
See full list of winners below.
Best Male North Africa – DJ Van (Morocco)
Best Female North Africa- Zina Daoudia (Morocco)
Best Male West Africa – Flavour (Nigeria)
Best Female West Africa – Aramide (Nigeria)
Best Male East Africa – Diamond Platnumz (Tanzania)
Best Female East Africa – Cindy Sanyu (Uganda)
Best Male South Africa – Black Coffee (South Africa)
Best female South Africa – Sally Boss Madam (Namibia)
Best Male Central Africa- Wax Dey (Cameroon)
Best Female Central Africa- Bruna Tatiana (Angola)
Best Inspirational Female – Naomi Achu (Cameroon)
Best Artiste/Dou/GroupBand in African Contemporary- Flavour (Nigeria)
Most Promising Artiste- Amine Aub (Morocco)
African Fans Favorite – Phyno (Nigeria)
Song writer of the year – Unique (Uganda)
Special Recognition Award – King Sunny Ade (Nigeria)
Best Artist/Duo/Group African Hiphop- Stanley Enow (Cameroon)
Best Artist/Duo/Group African Ragga & Dancehall- Patoranking (Nigeria)
Best Artist/Duo/Group African Traditional music- Zeynab (Benin)
Best Artist/Duo/Group African Electro – Such (Zimbabwe)
Best Artist/Duo/Group African RnB – Henok & Mehari Brothers (Ethiopia)
Best Artist/Duo/Group in African Rock -M’vula (Angola)
Best African Jazz – Jimmy Dludlu (South Africa)
Best African Group -VVIP (Ghana)
Best African Collaboration – Mbilo Mbilo by Eddy Kenzo (Uganda) ft Niniola (Nigeria)
Revelation of the year – Falz (Nigeria)
Album of the year – Ahmed Soultan (Morocco)
Song of the year- Utanipenda Diamond Platnumz (Tanzania)
Artiste of the Year – Wizkid (Nigeria)
Video of the Year – Dogo Yaro by VVIP (Ghana)
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