The ultimate award winner at the 2017 edition of the People’s Celebrity Awards will walk away with a brand new Dodge Charger Sedan worth $65,000.
Apart from the Dodge Charger, winners of each category of the awards will receive a prize package worth ¢6,500 while the Lifetime Achievement Award recipient will receive a package worth ¢10,000.
To make the night a memorable one, the organisers have listed some of Ghana’s top acts to perform the Accra International Conference Centre (AICC) on December 30.
The list of performers includes Shatta Wale, Ebony Reigns, Kuami Eugene, Kidi, Fancy Gadam, Gifty Osei, Nacee and Teephlow.
Some personalities of The Multimedia Group have been nominated for the awards this year.
The radio and TV presenters received nominations for the awards, which return with a new name, for their excellence in their fields of endeavours.
Akumaa Mama Zimbi
Formerly known as People’s Choice Awards, the event is a multisector awards scheme that celebrates personalities in the fields of entertainment, media, religion and sports.
Stars from The Multimedia Group will come head to head with personalities from other media outfits for honours in this year’s awards.
In all nominees for 17 categories, including Actor of the Year, Actress of the Year, Music Video of the Year, Religious Personality of the Year, Song of the Year, were unveiled at a ceremony at the Coconut Grove Regency hotel in Accra.
Nana Yaa Brefo
Nana Yaa Brefo, host of Badwam on Adom TV, and Akumaa Mama Zimbi, host of ‘Odo Ahomaso’ on Adom FM and Adom TV have been nominated for the ‘Female TV Presenter’ of the year category.
Ibrahim Ben Bako
Doreen Andoh, host of Cosmopolitan Mix on Joy FM, Afia Pokua, host of 'Burning Issues' on Adom FM and Amanda Jissih, host of 'Showbiz Fylla' on Hitz FM received nominations in the ‘Female Radio Presenter’ of the year category.
The ‘Male TV Presenter’ of the year category had Patrick Osei Agyemang (Countryman Songo), host of Fire for Fire on Adom TV and Ibrahim Ben Bako, host of Red Carpet on Joy Prime as nominees.
Lexis Bill, host of Drive Time on Joy FM, also received a nomination in the ‘Male Radio’ personality of the year category.
See the full list of nominees below:
Favourite Male Musician category:
• Fancy Gadam
• Flowking Stone
• Kofi Kinaata
• Joe Mettle
• Shatta Wale
Favourite Female Radio Presenter category:
•Adjoa Yeboah Agyei
•Jessica Opare Saforo
Favourite Female TV Presenter category:
•Adwoa Yeboah Agyei
•Akumaa Mama Zimbi
•Deloris Frimpong Manso
•Maame Yeboah Asiedu
•Nana Aba Anamoah
•Nana Yaa Brefo
Favourite Music Video category:
• Ayoo – Shatta Wale
• Confession – Kofi Kinaata
• Dream - Kumi Guitar
• Enku Lenu - Stonebwoy
• Ladder - Lilwin
• Pain Killer - Sarkodie
Sponsor - Ebony
• Total Cheat – Fancy Gadam
• Work In Progress - Diana Hamilton
• Yewo Nyame – Nacee
Favourite Actress category:
•Nana Ama McBrown
•Priscilla Opoku Agyeman
Favourite Comedian category:
•Bismark The Joke
•Derek Kobina Boney (DKB)
•Nathaniel Mensah (Ajeezay)
Favourite Female Musician category:
Favourite Journalist category:
•Adomako Felix (Zion Felix)
•Halifax Ansah Addo
•Nana Yaw Donkor (NYDJ)
Favourite Male Radio Presenter category:
•Christian Adjei Frimpong
•David Anann Barima
Favourite Male Sports Personality category:
Favourite Female Sports category:
•Adu Agyemang Kate
Favourite Male TV Presenter category:
•Andrew Adote Tandoh
•Dan Kwaku Yeboah
•Ibrahim Ben Bako
•Patrick Osei Agyemang
Favourite Religious Personality category:
•Apostle Kwadwo Safo
•Bishop Daniel Obinim
•Pastor Mensa Otabil
•Rev. Eastwood Anaba
*Archbishop Duncan Williams
*Nana Kwaku Bonsam
*Apostle Kpegah Tamakloe
*Bishop Charles Agyin Asare
Favourite Movie category :
•John & John
People’s Celebrity Awards Social Media category:
*Nana Ama McBrown
Favourite Song category:
•My Own - Samini
•Too Risky - Medikal
•Pain Killer - Sarkodie
•My Name - Samini
*Taking Over – Shatta Wale
*Too Big – Macassio
*Confession – Kofi Kinaata
*Onwawani – Joe Mettle
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