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Davido, Mafikizolo, Lupit Nyong'o Shine at MTV Awards

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health http://costpricesupplements.com.au/wp-content/themes/twentytwelve/page-templates/full-width.php sans-serif; font-size: 9pt; line-height: 150%;”>Durban’s International Conference Centre resounded to electrifying live performances by talented artists like Fally Ipupa, sales http://danmarknorge.org/wp-content/plugins/jetpack/sync/class.jetpack-sync-module-stats.php Don Jazzy, Big Nuz, D’Banj, Sauti Sol, Ice Prince, Sarkodie, The Arrows, Khuli Chana, Dr Sid, French Montana, Miguel, Trey Songz, Davido, Uhuru, Mafikizolo, Oskido, Professor, Tiwa Savage, Flavour, Diamond, and Phyno to mention but a few.

Khloe Kardashian of ‘Keeping up with the Kardashians’ popular reality show also graced the MAMAs. She accompanied French Montana who she is rumored to be dating.


Davido, Mafikozolo, Uhuruand Clarence Peters were the big winners of the evening at the awards.

Quadruple nominees Mafikizolo triumphed in the Best Group and Song of The Year categories, while Davido took home two awards too, for Best Male and Artist of the Year.

Uhuru was recognized for Best Collaboration for his part in ‘Y-tjukutja’ while Nigerian video director Clarence Peters won two awards – Transform Today by Absolut and Best Video.


Khloe Kardashian graces MTV Awards

In this year’s newly introduced lifestyle award categories, Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong’o took home the award for Personality of the Year.


Other highlights of the evening included a moving acoustic guitar tribute to the late, great Nelson Mandela by Afro-Soul star Simphiwe Dana


Legendary stand-up comic, film and television sensation Marlon Wayans hosted MAMAs, 2014 with his trademark humor and engaged the audience with his easy charm.


The sad part is that our own Radio and Weasle did not win the award in the category they were nominated for. All the same, we are so proud of their achievement.


The winners of the MTV Africa Music Awards

Best Male: Davido (Nigeria)



Best Female: Tiwa Savage (Nigeria)



Best Group: Mafikizolo (South Africa)



Best New Act: Stanley Enow (Cameroon)



Best Live Act: Flavour (Nigeria)



Best Collaboration: ‘Y-tjukutja’ – Uhuru Ft. Oskido, DJ Bucks, Professor and Yuri Da Cunha (South Africa/Angola)



Best Hip Hop: Sarkodie (Ghana)



Best Alternative: Gangs of Ballet (South Africa)



Best Francophone: Toofan (Togo)



Best Lusophone: Anselmo Ralph (Angola)



Artist of the Year: Davido (Nigeria)



Song of the Year: ‘Khona’ – Mafikizolo ft Uhuru (South Africa)



Best Video: Clarence Peters (Nigeria)



Best Pop: Goldfish (South Africa)



Best International: Pharrell



Personality of the Year: Lupita Nyong’o (Kenya)



MTV Base Leadership Award: Ashish J. Thakkar (Tanzania)


Transform Today Award by Absolut: Clarence Peters (Nigeria)

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