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Viasat 1 Announces Nominees For Jigwe Awards

Viasat1 has released the official nominees for the 2016 edition of Jigwe Awards which comes off on Thursday, December 22 at the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel in Accra.

In all, the 2016 edition of the flagship spoof awards will have 26 categories. The event will honour key personalities, individuals and organisations that have attracted the most headlines and have been the most talked about for various reasons during the year.

As expected, the 2016 Jigwe Awards has unveiled some very interesting categories with diverse personalities making the nominees list. Keenly contested among them is the Jigwe Celebrity Couple category which has Shatta Wale & Shatta Michy, Sarkodie & Tracy Sarkcess, Kwaw Kese & Pokuaa, Okyeame Quophi & Stacey Amoateng, Chris Attoh & Damilola and Okyeame Kwame & Annica, nominated.

The popular ‘Malafaka’ video by Rashida stands tall in snatching the Jigwe Viral Video award, which was won last year by Mimi for her ‘Give us a blake’ video. Another strong contender is GHOne presenter, Kafui Dey who was caught on camera dozing off during an interview.
 
‘The Jigwes’ comes off at the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel in Accra on Thursday, December 22, and it will be LIVE on TV and online from 7:00 a.m. Viewers can participate in the nomination process and the voting process by following Viasat1 on social media and sharing comments with #JigweAwards2016.

Below is the full nominees list.

JIGWE AWARDS CATEGORIES

· JIGWE CELEBRITY SLAYER (FEMALE)

Ø  Nana Ekua Addo

Ø  Selly Galley

Ø  Joselyn Dumas

Ø  Sandra Ankobiah

Ø  Berla Mundi 
 
JIGWE CELEBRITY SLAYER (MALE)

Ø  Kofi Kapito

Ø  OkyeameKwame

Ø  Bola Ray

Ø  K. K. D

Ø  Too Sweet Annan
 
JIGWE SIX PACKER

Ø  Obour

Ø  Kofi Adjorlolo

Ø  Sam Mens

Ø  Papa Nii

Ø  Oto Kunor

Ø  D-Black
 
JIGWE εNYε SOCIAL MEDIA ANKA

Ø  Moesha Buduong

Ø  Achipalago

Ø  Benedicta Gafah

Ø  Empress Jamila

Ø  Maima (Yes I’m Beautiful)
 
JIGWE MUSIC GROUP OF THE YEAR

Ø  VVIP

Ø  4 X 4

Ø  PRAYE

Ø  Galaxy

Ø  Ruff & Smooth

Ø  Keche
 
JIGWE RUMOURED CELEBRITY COUPLE

Ø  Berla Mundi and EL

Ø  Sandra Ankobiah and Paedae

Ø  Yvonne Nelson and Bisa K’dei

Ø  Nana Aba Anamoah and Wanlov
 
JIGWE  ARTISTE (MALE)

Ø  Sarkodie

Ø  Shatta Wale

Ø  Stonebwoy

Ø  BisaKdei

Ø  E.L

Ø  Manifest
 
JIGWE ARTISTE (FEMALE)

Ø  Mzvee

Ø  Becca

Ø  Efya

Ø  Wiyaala

Ø  Itz Tiffany
 
JIGWE NEW ACT (DISCOVERY)

Ø  Fancy Gadam

Ø  Lekzydecomic

Ø  Ebony

Ø  John Pesah (Drogba)

Ø  Franisca Oteng Mensah (Youngest MP)
 
JIGWE BACHELOR

Ø  DKB

Ø  John Dumelo

Ø  Patrice Amegashie

Ø  James Gardiner

Ø  Too Sweet Annan
  
JIGWE BACHELORETTE

Ø  Nana Aba Anamoah

Ø  Berla Mundi

Ø  Chantelle Asante

Ø  Jackie Appiah

Ø  Sandra Ankobiah
 
JIGWE FAMILY

Ø  Osei Bonsu Family

Ø  Nsiah Appau Family

Ø  Rawlings Family

Ø  Mahama Family

Ø  Akufo-Addo Family
 
 JIGWE ATHLETE

Ø  Ghana Black Queens

Ø  Christian Amoah

Ø  Richard Osei

Ø  Game Boy Tagoe

Ø  Nii Commey
 
 JIGWE RTG

Ø  Reggie Rockstone

Ø  Nana Konadu Agyemang Rawlings

Ø  Akosua Agyapong

Ø  Stephanie Benson

Ø  Gena West
 
JIGWE BODACIOUS STEATOPYGOUS

Ø  Moesha Boduong

Ø  Anna Spio

Ø  Lydia Forson

Ø  Lordina Mahama

Ø  Jocelyn Dumas 
 
JIGWE CELEBRITY COUPLE
Ø  Shatta Wale & Shatta Michy

Ø  Sarkodie & Tracy Sarkcess

Ø  Kwaw Kese & Pokuaa

Ø  Okyeame Quophi & Stacey Amoateng

Ø  Chris Attoh & Damilola

Ø  Okyeame Kwame & Annica

 JIGWE KPAKPAKPA

Ø  Kokui Hanson

Ø  Anita Erskine

Ø  Berla Mundi

Ø  Samuel Atta- Mensah

Ø  DKB
 
JIGWE BEST DRESSED POLITICIAN

Ø  Yoofi Grant

Ø  Kojo Adu Asare

Ø  Ebi Bright

Ø  President John Mahama

Ø  Aseidu Nketia
 

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