The 2016 edition of the Pwani celebrity awards went down Saturday 19th November at the English point Marina in Nyali, with Baraka FM dominating 3 awards out of the 5 they had been nominated in.
The Lane’s host Lutfiya Bakari Yusuf bagged the female Radio presenter of the year award, after flooring her competitors from other radio stations based at the coast.
“Hey Fam. We did it. Here it is, thank you to all those who voted.
#FemaleRadioPresenterOfTheYear” Wrote Lutfia thanking her supporters.
For the 2nd year in a row, Vj Chris bagged the DJ of the year.
In a Facebook, post Vj Chris thanked his fans for supporting him.
“Hey Fam.. Honestly, 2016 has been Amazing to us cz so far we have banged ALL THE AWARDS That i hv been nominated.
2nd Year In a raw, Chris Vj Chris still is the Pwani Celebrity Dj of the Year. Thanks to y’all who took yo special time to vote, spread the word About #TeamVjChris and above all Believed in me.” Wrote Chris.
Saturday Take Over host Neema Sulubu bagged the Actress of the year award for her role as Tumu on Moyo series; which airs on Citizen Tv every Wednesday .
“I feel grateful to my fans for their support I would not have made it this far without them as its my first time to win an onscreen award.’’Neema said.
The Awards were hosted by Baraka Fm’s Mega breakfast host Dee together with radio personality Alex Mwakideu.
Other big winners of the night, included the Wasojali Band who scooped 3 awards The group of the year, Collaboration of the year and Video of the year for their Nitalia nawe hit and raga artist Frankie dee who also scooped 3 awards.
The Lane’s Mbaruk Mwalimu and Mega Breakfast’s Daktari Kokoro were also among the nominees.
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