Kenzo, Sheebah, Winnie Nwagi Floored At AFRIMMA

November 23, 2022
Winnie Nwagi

Winnie Nwagi

Ugandan bigshots, Eddy Kenzo, Sheebah Karungi, Winnie Nwagi were among the six Ugandan entertainers that were nominated in Africa Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) in September 2022.

The much-anticipated award ceremony went down on Saturday, November 19, 2022 in Dallas, Texas and winners were awarded.

Eddy Kenzo

However, none of the Ugandan contenders from across the entertainment turf brought home a single award.

Grammy award nominee, Eddy Kenzo who has received a several AFRIMMA nominations the last few years was in the Best Male East Africa category that was won by Tanzania’s Rayvanny.

Sheebah and Winnie Nwagi lost the Best Female East Africa category to Tanzania’s Zuchu.


Like 2021, video producer Sasha Vybz was in the Best Video director category that went to Nigeria’s TG Omori.

The Triplet Ghetto Kids were nominated in the Best African Dance category, but the award went to Nigeria’s Uncle Azeez.

James Onen a.k.a Fatboy was a nominee in the radio/TV personnel of the year category that he won in 2020. He was alongside Nigeria’s Ebuka.

This was the first in-person ceremony after two years of virtual award ceremonies because of the Covid-19 pandemic.