Here Is The Nominees List For Mwafaka Awards 2015

Artistes, media personalities, dance groups, radio presenters and Dj’s are among those nominated for the annual Mwafaka awards set to be held on 30th August at the KICC.

The Awards ceremony seeks to recognize, celebrate and reward the best talents in the gospel music industry. The  list has also included the new breed of upcoming artistes, dancers etc.

Here is the list of nominees:

TOP MALE ARTISTE OF THE YEAR
Willy Paul
Bahati
Chris E-baba
Guardian Angel
Al Jay Maasai
Papa Dennis
Piston

TOP FEMALE ARTISTE OF THE YEAR
Janet Otieno
Size 8
Eunice Njeri
Evelyn Wanjiru
Rosemary Njagi
Mercy Masika
Ruth Matete

TOP SONG OF THE YEAR
Mwema By Mercy Masika
Ngori By Kelele Takatifu
Lover By Bahati
Tam Tam By Willy Paul ft Size 8
Kibali By Florence Andenyi
Zaidi ya Yote By Eveline Wanjiru

GROUP OF YEAR
Innocent person
Kelele takatifu
SOC
Christ cycle
VKP
Recup
TPK Sons

COLLABO OF THE YEAR
Waki Fidel ft Maboys
Tam Tam Willy paul ft Size 8
Foundation Papa denis ft Daddy owen
Mimina Chris E-baba
Double double Mr. Seed ft Betty bayo
Olenkodikod diddi kimer
Crossing over Redemption Music

MOST PROMISING ARTISTE OF THE YEAR
Slage
Camp David
St Stevo
Isindu
Florence Andenyi
Kizo B
God’s Son
Timothy Kitui

VIDEO OF THE YEAR
Lover By Bahati
Delilah By Hope kid
Foundation By Papa Dennis ft Daddy Owen
Mamangu By Willy Paul
Jemedari By Size 8
New Song By TYBE
Roho Wako by Janet otieno

BEST DJ OF THE YEAR
DJ Dollz
DJ Frank
DJ Jijo
DJ Tabs
Ann the Dj
Dj Touch
Dj Ruff

DANCE GROUP OF THE YEAR
Flamerz
Termaz
Altamin
Genje
Unique
Diserians
Gospel Warriors

VIDEO DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR
Tiger
Young Wallace
J. Blessing
Sammy Dee
Solomon K
X. Antonio
Charlow
Ken herman
Eric Omba

SUPPORTIVE TV SHOW OF THE YEAR
Crossover 101 NTV
Tukuza KTN
Chee Live QTV
Tendereza KTN
Angaza KBC
The Switch K24

SUPPORTIVE RADIO SHOW OF THE YEAR
Gospel Sunday Milele FM
Mwamba wa Baraka Radio Taifa
Wingu La Baraka Radio Citizen
Tambira QFM
Gospel Night Ghetto radio
Shangilia Hope FM

RADIO PRESENTER OF THE YEAR
Muiruri Wamweru Inoro
Lawrence Thuku Truth FM
Eva Mwalili Milele FM
Jay Njoroge Homeboyz
Seli Kadot QFM
Dj Ruff Ghetto radio
Amani Ayila Hope FM

KIKWETU EASTERN SONG OF THE YEAR
Mwaiai Akuathime by Mr. Ndilima
Tunwinire by Jojo ft Makena
Mwinire by Ameru Crew
Kutheleka ikomanoni by wilberforce Musyoka
Wakati wa utumishi by Purity Kateiko
Kasolo by Stephen Kasolo

KIKWETU CENTRAL SONG OF THE YEAR
Kirathimo by Sammy Irongo
Ndiari Mwega by James Wanyoike
Rita Rimue tu by David Mambo
Mwako by Shiro wa GP
Uria Turenda by Sara Kimunyi
Kigosho ya yesu Allan Aron

KIKWETU WESTERN SONG OF THE YEAR
Lisala by Sally Siboi
Kusieve by Ann Muhonja
Milembe by Damso Mutsotso
Humbe Vulamu by Tetron Alubiri
Italanhyi by Godfrey Ashiala
Nyola luyali by Jackie Wanyama
Luchendo by Sauti Ndogo

KIKWETU NYANZA SONG OF THE YEAR
Olemo by Christine Otieno
Omormbe Toe by Fenny Kerubo
Itimo Madongo by Dorothy Awuor
Ka Nyasaye en Jakora by Millie Odhiambo
Yesu Ruodha by Florence Yamo
Ngima polo by Wycliffe Odhiambo
Ekina by Mary Kerubo

KIKWETU RIFT VALLEY SONG OF THE YEAR
Anyor enkop ai sidai by Naipasoi Tutuma
Assets by Moses Sirigoi
Atindonik by Mwalimu Kenagor
Chamyet Lilian Rotich
Maaleji by Maasai

KIKWETU PWANI SONG OF THE YEAR
Coco butter by Ellythomas
Nisaidie by Mecy D Lai
Simama by Marion Shako
Rafiki by Michael Yena
Yesu ameniona by Martin Murunga
Tuma Roho by Japheth Musalia
Sitaweza by Mike Bwax and Munga

AUDIO PRODUCER OF THE YEAR
Yoo Alex Homeboyz
Timothy Kitui Still Alive
Teddy B
Jaccky B
St P
Vicky Pon Dis
Mjanjez kama Kawa

TV ANCHOR OF THE YEAR
Victoria Rubadiri NTV
Betty Kyalo KTN
Kanze Dena Citizen
Isabela Kituri K24
Mark Maasai NTV
John Kago KBC
Richard Kagoya K24

B.A.K.E awards nominees list revealed

The BAKE Kenyan Blog Awards scheduled for the 2 of May 2015 revealed their nominees list at the InterContinental Hotel on Monday.

The aim of the awards is to recognize bloggers with creative, innovative and useful content.

This year’s awards theme is Content is King , it aims to bring together various online content creators including corporate organizations, celebrities, SMEs, county governments, etc to celebrate the growth of the Kenya blogging space.

The nominations were done from a list of about 7,000 entries.

Here are the various categories and blogs that made it to the final list.

1. Best Technology Blog

http://techmoran.com/

http://tommakau.com/

http://www.droid254.com/

https://olooesqr.wordpress.com/

http://techtrendske.co.ke/

2. Best Photography Blog

http://mutuamatheka.co.ke/blog/

http://www.victorpeace.com/blog-4/

http://buoart.com/

http://benkiruthi.com/blog3/

http://mwarv.click.co.ke/

3. Best Creative Writing Blog

http://bikozulu.co.ke/

http://crazynairobian.com/

http://www.mydeardoris.com/

http://www.magunga.com/

https://wordedveil.wordpress.com/

4. Best Business Blog

http://www.sunwords.com/

http://bankelele.co.ke/

http://kenyabusinessideas.com/

http://liliankaivilu.com/

http://moneyacademy.co.ke/

5. Best Food Blog

http://pikachakula.com/

http://pendolamama.co.ke/

http://leotunapika.com/

https://healthylivingkenya.wordpress.com/

http://thewineandfoodreview.com/

6. Best Environmental/Agricultural Blog

https://dannyfarm.wordpress.com/

http://www.farmingafrika.com/

http://graduatefarmer.co.ke/

https://conservationatheart.wordpress.com/

7. Best Fashion/Beauty/Hair/Style Blog

http://www.thisisess.com/

http://mskibati.com/

http://stylesketches.com/

http://silvianjoki.com/

http://ourstylekenya.com/

8. Best Politics Blog

http://info.mzalendo.com/

https://kanalispeaks.wordpress.com/

http://www.brainstorm.co.ke/

http://gathara.blogspot.com/

http://agachiri.blogspot.com/

8. Best New Blog

http://pendotalk.co.ke/

https://chanyado.wordpress.com/

http://building.co.ke/

http://nyatichiy.com/

http://kenyabusinessideas.com/

9 .Best Corporate Blog

http://community.ihub.co.ke/blogs/

http://chasestories.chasebankkenya.co.ke/

http://blog.batakenya.com/

https://storymojaafrica.wordpress.com/

http://www.pivoteast.com/blog/

10. Best Topical Blog

https://inkedbiker.wordpress.com/

http://www.oilnewskenya.com/

http://owaahh.com/

http://www.lizlenjo.com/

http://www.kenyaweddings.co.ke/blog

11. Best Sports Blog

http://www.futaa.com/

http://www.michezoafrika.com/

http://superfoota.co.ke/

http://www.osbke.com/

http://www.ragahouse.com/

12. Best Entertainment/Lifestyle Blog

http://www.ghafla.co.ke/

http://www.v3rcity.com/

http://www.nairobiliving.com/

http://www.jaytakeapic.com/

http://www.africacelebritynews.com/

13. Best Education Blog

https://cipitlawstrath.wordpress.com/

https://okachformusungu.wordpress.com/

http://francophonie-at-daystar.blogspot.com/

14. Best Travel Blog

http://nyatichiy.com/

http://www.safari254.com/

http://www.travelstart.co.ke/blog/

http://zurukenya.com/

http://adventure254.com/

15. Best Health Blog

http://healthkenya.co.ke/

http://ask-thenutritionist.com/

http://sitawa.blogspot.com/

http://janemukami.com/

16 .Best County Blog

http://kakamega411.com/

http://county-411.com/baringonews/

https://uasingishudecides.wordpress.com/

http://northriftpolitics.com/

http://www.nepjournal.com/

17 .Kenyan Blog of the Year

http://www.mydeardoris.com/

http://silvianjoki.com/

http://www.thisisess.com/

http://zurukenya.com/

http://pikachakula.com/

 

Nominees for the African Player of the Year and African Player of the Year 2014 unveiled

The Confederation Africaine de Football (CAF) on Thursday, 6 November 2014 announced the nominees for the 2014 African Player of the Year and the 2014 African Player of the Year (Based in Africa).

Twenty-five (25) players have been nominated for the topmost Player of the Year, and 20 for the Player of the Year (Based in Africa) category of.

African player of the year nominees include the Late South African goal keeper and Captain Senzo Meyiwa.

The nominees are (in alphabetical order);

 African Player of the Year

  1. Ahmed Musa            (Nigeria, CSKA Moscow)
  2. Asamoah Gyan         (Ghana, Al Ain)
  3. Dame N’doye           (Senegal, Lokomotiv Moscow)
  4. Emmanuel Adebayor (Togo, Tottenham)
  5. Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting   (Cameroon, Schalke 04)
  6. Fakhreddine Ben Youssef     (Tunisia, CS Sfaxien)
  7. Ferdjani Sassi                    (Tunisia, CS Sfaxien)
  8. Yao Kouassi Gervais ‘Gervinho’ (Cote d’Ivoire, AS Roma)
  9. Islam Slimani            (Algeria, Sporting Lisbon)
  10. Kwadwo Asamoah     (Ghana, Juventus)
  11. Mehdi Benatia           (Morocco, Bayern Munich)
  12. Mohamed El Neny     (Egypt, Basel)
  13. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Gabon, Borussia Dortmund)
  14. Raïs M’Bolhi              (Algeria, Philadelphia Union)
  15. Sadio Mané              (Senegal, Southampton)
  16. Seydou Kieta            (Mali, As Roma)
  17. Sofiane Feghouli       (Algeria, Valencia)
  18. Stephane Mbia         (Cameroon,  Sevilla)
  19. Thulani Serero          (South Africa, Ajax)
  20. Vincent Aboubakar    (Cameroon, Porto)
  21. Vincent Enyeama      (Nigeria, Lille)
  22. Wilfried Bony            (Cote d’Ivoire, Swansea)
  23. Yacine Brahimi         (Algeria, Porto)
  24. Yannick Bolasie         (DR Congo, Crystal Palace)
  25. Yaya Toure              (Cote d’Ivoire, Man City)

African Player of the Year (Based in Africa)

  1. Amr Gamal              (Egypt, Al Ahly)
  2. Abdelrahman Fetori   (Libya, Ahly Benghazi)
  3. Bernard Parker        (South Africa, Kaizer Chiefs)
  4. Bongani Ndulula        (South Africa, Amazulu)
  5. Akram Djahnit          (Algeria, ES Setif)
  6. Ejike Uzoenyi            (Nigeria, Enugu Rangers)
  7. El Hedi Belamieri       (Algeria, ES Setif)
  8. Fakhereddine Ben Youssef   (Tunisia, CS Sfaxien)
  9. Ferdjani Sassi                    (Tunisia, CS Sfaxien)
  10. Firmin Mubel Ndombe          (DR Congo, AS Vita)
  11. Geoffrey Massa                  (Uganda, Pretoria University)
  12. Jean Kasusula                     (DR Congo, TP Mazembe)
  13. Kader Bidimbou                  (Congo, AC Leopards)
  14. Lema Mabidi                       (DR Congo, As Vita)
  15. Mudathir Al Taieb                (Sudan, Al Hilal)
  16. Roger Assalé                     (Cote d’Ivoire, Sewe Sport)
  17. Senzo Meyiwa                    (South Africa, Orlando Pirates)
  18. Solomon Asante                 (Ghana, TP Mazembe)
  19. Souleymane Moussa            (Cameroon, Coton Sport)
  20. Yunus Sentamu                  (Uganda, AS Vita)

The winners of the two categories will be decided by votes from the Head Coaches/Technical Directors of the National Associations affiliated to CAF.  The Awards Gala will take place on Thursday, 8 January 2015 in Lagos, Nigeria.

Ivorian Yaya Toure was crowned African Player of the Year for the past three years whilst Mohamed Aboutreika of Egypt was named African Player of the Year (Based in Africa) last year.