Wizkid, Sauti Sol, Yemi Alade, Emtee & More Win At The 2016 MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMAs). Peep The Full Winners List

Yemi Alade


Nigeria’s President may have recently revealed that his ”wife belongs to the kitchen” but according Yemi Alade’s winners speech at the just ended MTV Africa Music Awards 2016 women can do so much more than just being in the kitchen.

Yemi Alade
Yemi Alade

The Nigerian songstress scooped the Best Female award beating Tiwa Savage, Vanessa Mdee, Mz Vee and Josey.

Wizkid also picked a few awards, The Star Boy walked away with the coveted Artist of the Year award. Peep the full list of winners below:


Best Live Act: Cassper Nyovest (South Africa)

Best Female: Yemi Alade (Nigeria)

Best Group: Sauti Sol (Kenya)

Best Pop/ Alternative: Shekhinah / Kyle Deutsch (South Africa)

Best International Act: Drake

Legend Award: Hugh Masekela

Best Lusophone: C4 Pedro (Angola)

Best Francophone: Serge Beynaud

Best Male: Wizkid

Listener’s Choice: Jah Prayzah (Zimbabwe)

Best Collaboration: DJ Maphorisa ft. Wizkid, DJ Buckz – Soweto Baby

Song of The Year: Patoranking ft. Wande Coal – ‘My Woman, My Everything’

Video of The Year: ‘Niquer ma vie’ – Youssoupha. Directors: Antony Abdelli and Jose Eon (Congo)

Personality of The Year: Caster Semenya (South Africa)

Best Hip Hop: Emtee

Best Breakthrough Act: Teckno

Artist of The Year: Wizkid







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