#AFRIMA2017: Wizkid Claims Top Honours | Here Are All The Winners

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#AFRIMA2017: Wizkid Claims Top Honours |Here Are All The Winners

The 2017 edition of the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) was held on Sunday night in Lagos with a host of African stars converging at Eko Hotel & Suites.

While Simi, M.I, Tiwa Savage, Ycee, Orezi, 2Baba, Wande Coal, and Adasa Cookey were the Nigerian acts who won big on the night, Wizkid emerged the biggest winner, taking home 3 awards.

#AFRIMA2017: Wizkid, Tiwa Savage Emerge Best In West Africa

The “Ojuelegba” crooner won two of the most prestigious categories; Artiste of the Year and Song of the Year as well as the Best West African Artiste award.

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Here are all the winners.

Best male artiste in Central Africa – Locko

Best female artiste in Central Africa – Montess

Best male artiste in Northern Africa – Shefi

Best female artiste in Northern Africa – Ibitssam Tiskat

Best male artiste in South Africa – Emtee

Best female artiste in South Africa – Thandiswa

Most influential African artiste – Neza

African fan favourite – The Dogg

Best African collaboration – Ali Beka

Best artiste in African jazz – Nduduzo Makhatini

Best artiste/group in African rock – Gilad Millo

Best in contemporary African RnB & soul – Eli Keba

Best Artiste in contemporary song – Wande Coal (Iskaba)

Best artiste in African raggae/dancehall – 2baba

Best artiste in African traditional – Halmelmal Abate

Best African hip-hop – Ycee

Best artiste in African pop – Tofaan

Best female artist in inspirational – Asike

Best male artiste in inspirational– Gilad

Video of the year – Orezi (Cooking Pot)

African legend award – Salif Keita and Oliver ‘Tutu’ Mtukudzi

Songwriter of the year – Simi

Best African group – Toofan

African discovery of the year – Shyfan

Producer of the year – DJ Cublon

Album of the year – Eddy Kenzo

Song of the year – Wizkid

Artiste of the year – Wizkid

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