ZAFA Awards 2011 Winners! Frank Arase Raja, Samira Yakubu, Pascal Amanfo, TV Africa Grab Awards!

Jackie Appiah and manageress Samira Yakubu

Finally the organizers of the Zulu African Film Academy Awards (ZAFAA) have released the winners of this year’s awards. Ghana grabbed 5 awards. Director Frank Arase Raja picked the best director nod for the direction of ‘Somewhere In Africa’ movie.

The same movie won the best sound editing and best story. Chucks and Pascal Amanfo picked those awards respectively. Costumier and Jackie Appiah’s manageress Samira Yabuku picked the Best Costumier whiles TV Africa shared the honours with NTA TV station from Nigeria in the Best West African TV Stations category.

Below are the list:

Best Comedy Actress: Venessa Koko (Okon Lagos) Nigeria

Best Comedy Actor: Ime Bishop Umoh (Okon Lagos) Nigeria

Best Comedy Film: Okon Lagos Nigeria

Best Supporting Actor:

Best Lead Actress: Genevieve Nnaji Mirror Boy, UK
Best Actor Indigenous: Ali Nuhu (Carbin Kwai) Nigeria

Best Actress Indigenous: Ini Edo (Edika) Nigeria
Best Producer: Emem Isong (Memories Of My Heart) Nigeria

Best Director: Frank Raja (Somewhere In Africa) Ghana

Best Supporting Actress: Fatima Jabbie (Mirror Boy) Gambia

Best Child Act Female: Promise Nsima (From Within Nigeria)

Best Cinematography: Mirror Boy (London)

Best Cultural Expression: Bose Alao Omotoyossi (Olasubomi) Nigeria

Best Producer Indigenous: Uduak Oguamanam (Edikan) Nigeria
Best Lead Actor: Kenneth Okonkwor (Save Our Souls) Nigeria

Best Comedy Film: Okon Lagos, Nigeria

Best Costumier: Samira Yakubu (Queens Pride) Ghana

Best Director Indigenous: Femi Fadeyi, (Osu Kesan) Nigeria

Best Film: Obi Emelonye (Mirror Boy)

Best Story: Pascal Amanfo (Somewhere In Africa) Ghana

Best Child Act: Edward Kagutuzi (Mirror Boy)
Best Screen Play: Emeka Amakeze (The Maidens) Nigeria

Best Film Editing: Andrew Webber/Andrew Linton

Best Sound Editing: Chucks (Somewhere In Africa) Ghana

Best Up-Coming: Nchifor Valery (Obssession) Cameroon

Best Up-Coming Female: Demetria (Thorns) Zimbabwe

Best African TV Station In The UK: Oh TV

Best West African TV Stations: NTA [Nigeria] & TV Africa [Ghana]

Life Time Achievement Award: Olu Jacobs

Post Humours Award: Sam Loco Efe

Best Entertainment Friendly Airline: Arik Air

Best TV South Africa: SABC South Africa


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