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FULL LIST: Abraynz Fashion Awards Nominees Announced

The nominees of the 4th edition of the Abraynz Fashion awards have finally been released after two months of screening by the judges.

The awards that will take place on December 9 at the Kampala Serena Hotel will run under a theme “African Fashion is the Future #FashionTakeover”.

Abryanz Style and Fashion Awards is an African fashion award ceremony that celebrates and acknowledges fashion industry stake holders i.e. fashion designers, stylists, hair and makeup artists, media personalities and influencers in the African Continent and beyond our borders.

Below is the full list

Fashion designer of the year (Uganda)

  1. Ras Kasozi
  2. Fatuma Asha
  3. Anita Beryl
  4. Sham Tyra
  5. Joe Malaika

Fashion Designer of the Year (Africa)

  1. Eric Raisina (Madagascar)
  2. Maki oh (Nigeria)
  3. Sheria Ngowi (Tanzania)
  4. Zeddie Loky (Kenya)
  5. Quiteria and George (South Africa)

Female Model of the year (Africa)

  1. Shanelle Nyasiase (Kenya)
  2. Opeyemi Awoyemi (Nigeria)
  3. Giannina Oteto (Kenya)
  4. Aminat Ayinde (Nigeria)

 

Female model of the year (Uganda)

  1. Anyola Anyon Asola
  2. Angelo Keji Sarah
  3. Aliet Sarah
  4. Ayak Veronica

Male Model of the year (Uganda)

  1. Paul Bradley
  2. Troy Elimu
  3. Danny Mbabazi
  4. Mushema Housen

Male model of the year (Africa)

  1. Toyin Oyeneye (Nigeria)
  2. Dave J. Kabamba (Congo)
  3. Kwen Maye (Kenya- Nigeria)
  4. Pabz Nasius (South Africa)

Make-up artist of the year (Uganda)

  1. Mona Faces
  2. Nahya Shero
  3. Imani Makeup
  4. Faith Presh
  5. Derrick Ssekamate

Make-up artist of the year (Africa)

  1. Marco Louis (South Africa)
  2. Anita Brows (Nigeria)
  3. Kangai Mwiti (Kenya)
  4. Nancy Blaq (Ghana)
  5. NYW makeup (Angola)

Hairstylist of the year (Uganda)

  1. Grace Warren
  2. Hair by Zziwa
  3. Nambuusi Maureen
  4. Freddie

Hair Stylist of the Year (Africa)

  1. Saadique Ryklief (South Africa)
  2. Corrine Muthoni (Kenya)
  3. Saul Juma (Kenya)
  4. Ncumisa Mimi Duma (South Africa)

Fashion Photographer of the year

  1. Oscar Ntege
  2. Oneal Mujjumbura
  3. Fred Bugembe
  4. Daville
  5. Mohsen Taha

Fashion Photographer of the year (Africa)

  1. Rezebonna (South Africa)
  2. Kudzai King (Zimbabwe)
  3. Trevor Stuurman (South Africa)
  4. Shawn Kieffer (Tanzania- South Africa)
  5. Kuyoh Photography (Kenya)

Stylist of the year (Uganda)

  1. Tazibone Solomon
  2. Abbas Kaijuka
  3. Mavo Kampala
  4. Tinah Brad

Stylist of the year (Africa)

  1. Swanky Jerry (Nigeria)
  2. Brian Babu (Kenya)
  3. Chuck Mbevo (Angola)
  4. Kwena Baloyi (South Africa)
  5. Reinhard Mahalie (Namibia)

Fashion blogger/ Writer of the year (Uganda)

  1. Amarachi Grace
  2. Lamic Kirabo
  3. Samson Baranga
  4. Gloria Haguma
  5. Satisfashion UG
  6. Shalom Nicolette

Fashion Blogger/Writer of the year (Africa)

  1. Ono Bello (Nigeria)
  2. Silvia Njoki (Kenya)
  3. Joy Kendi (Kenya)
  4. Ghana fashion marketing (Ghana)

Most stylish/Dressed celebrity (Female) Uganda

  1. Natasha Sinayobye
  2. Sylvia Namutebi
  3. Crystal Newman
  4. Judith Heard
  5. Pherrie kimbugwe

Most Stylish/dressed celebrity ( Female) Africa

  1. Nana Akua Addo (Ghana)
  2. Toke Makinwa (Nigeria)
  3. Moozlie (South Africa)
  4. ilwad Elman(Somalia)
  5. Lulu Michael (Tanzania)

Most Stylish/dressed celebrity (Male) Uganda

  1. Aleecool
  2. Zipper Atafo
  3. Dj Roja& slick stuart
  4. Alex Muhangi
  5. Adams Ddumba

Most Stylish/dressed celebrity (Male) Africa

  1. Aphrican Ape( Dami Olatunde) (Nigeria)
  2. Idris Sultan (Tanzania)
  3. Toosweet Annan (Ghana)
  4. Emmanuel Ikubese (Nigeria)

Most Stylish male Artiste (Uganda)

  1. Hanson Baliruno
  2. Fik Fameica
  3. Ykee Benda
  4. B2C
  5. Bebe Cool
  6. Exodus

 

Most stylish male artiste (Africa)

  1. Mr. Eazi (Ghana)
  2. Wizkid (Nigeria)
  3. Runtown (Nigeria)
  4. Sauti sol (Kenya)
  5. Riky Rick (South Africa)

Most stylish female artiste (Uganda)

  1. Desire Luzinda
  2. Nina Roz
  3. Lydia Jazmine
  4. Sheebah
  5. Spice Diana

Most stylish female artiste (Africa)

  1. Yemi Alade (Nigeria)
  2. Tiwa Savage (Nigeria)
  3. Nsoki Neto (Angola)
  4. Nadia Nakai (South Africa)
  5. Vanessa Mdee (Tanzania)

Best Styled/Fashionable music video of the year (uganda)

 

  1. Stylo – Vinka
  2. Am still here – Julianna
  3. Wololo- David Lutaalo
  4. Jubilation- Eddy Kenzo
  5. The way- Sheebah

 

Best styled/ Fashionable music video of the year (Africa)

  1. Love portion – Mafikizolo
  2. Juice-Ycee & Maleek Berry
  3. Mad over you – Runtown
  4. Particular – Dj Maphorisa
  5. Love again – C4 Pedro ft Sauti sol

Best dressed female media personality (Uganda)

  1. Malaika Nnyanzi
  2. Bettinah Tianah
  3. Judithiana
  4. Deedan Muyira
  5. Maria Kibalizi

Best dressed female media personality (Africa)

  1. Anita Nderu (South Africa)
  2. Stephanie Coker (Nigeria)
  3. Nomzamo (South Africa)
  4. Vimbai (Zimbawe)

Best dressed male media personality (Africa)

  1. katleho Sinivasan (South Africa)
  2. Uti Nwachukwu (Nigeria)
  3. jamal Gaddafi (Kenya)
  4. George Ndirangu (Rwanda)
  5. Denola Grey (Nigeria)

Best dressed male media personality (Uganda)

  1. Joel Khamadi
  2. Solomon Serwanja
  3. Denzel Mwiyeretsi
  4. Edwin Musiime
  5. Calvin the entertainer

Male Fashionista of the year (Uganda)

  1. Abduz Spot
  2. Handsome Allanlee
  3. Ricky Mugenyi
  4. Jacob Home of gents
  5. Anthony kays

Male Fashionista of the year (Africa)

  1. Eddie Kirindo (Kenya)
  2. Noble Igwe (Nigeria)
  3. Prince Thabiso Mkhize (South Africa)
  4. Josef Adamu (Nigeria)
  5. Sir Abner (South Africa)

Female Fashionista of the year (Uganda)

  1. Sasha Ferguson
  2. Aaron Hilson
  3. Cynthia Nakiranda
  4. Sandrah Lexy
  5. Rashidah Mwiza(miss Shee)

Female Fashionista Of the year (Africa)

  1. Stefani Roma (Kenya)
  2. Sharon Ojong (Nigeria)
  3. Antonia Shinana (Namibia)
  4. Didi Olomide (Congo)
  5. Hamisa Mobeto (Tanzania)

Come November 6, 2017, voting lines will be opened allowing the public to place in their bids for their favorite fashion personalities nominated in the respective categories.

Voting this year will be limited to Social media (Instagram and Twitter) and via the website with the public holding 35% of the final vote and the judges’ panel 65% for the remaining vote.

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