The 2017 edition of the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) was held last night at Eko Hotel & Suites with Nigerian acts Wizkid, Simi, M.I, Tiwa Savage, Ycee, Orezi, 2Baba all winning awards.


Wizkid was the big winner on the night as he toke home 3 awards – Song of the Year, Artist of the Year & Best West African Act (Male).


See full list of winners below:


Best Central African Act (Male) – Locko


Best Central African Act (Female) – Montess


Best East African Act (Male) – Eddy Kenzo


Best East African Act (Female) – Nandy


Best Southern Africa Act (Male) – Emtee


Best West African Act (Male) – Wizkid


Best West African Act (Female) – Tiwa Savage


Best African Collaboration – Alikiba feat M.I“AJE”


Best Artist in African Rock – Gilad Millo (Kenya)


Best Artist or Group in African RnB & Soul – Alikiba feat. M.I“AJE”


Best Artist or Group in African Contemporary: DJ Tunez feat. Wande Coal“Iskaba”


Best Artist or Group in African Raggae & Dancehall – 2Baba“Holy Holy”


Best Artist or Group in African Hip Hop – Ycee – “Juice”


Best Artist of Group in African Pop – Toofan


Video of the Year – Orezi x Adasa Cookey“Cooking Pot”


Best Female Artist in Inspirational Music: Asikey George


African Songwriter of the Year – Simi


Producer of the Year – DJ Coublon for Seyi Shay’s “Yolo Yolo”


Artist of the Year – Wizkid


Song of the Year – Wizkid feat. Drake“Come Closer”



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