Dec 20, 2012

Ngoma Awards Winners

The good folks at C1rca1964 have been working to compile the list of winners for the 2012 Ngoma Awards which were held last night in Lusaka. Here's part I. 


CONTEMPORARY MUSIC CATEGORY

I. CHAMPION BANDA AWARD FOR BEST BAND
Air Power Band

II. THE EMMANUEL MULEMENA AWARD FOR THE BEST MALE PERFORMER
Exile

III. THE JOYCE NYIRONGO AWARD FOR THE BEST FEMALE PERFORMER
Towera Nyirongo

IV. THE ALICK NKHATA AWARD FOR THE BEST VOCAL RECORDING

Ephraim Matalange

V. THE MELLIS AWARD FOR THE BEST CHORAL GROUP

Peace Preachers, Lusaka

VI. THE MOST PROMISING UPCOMING PERFORMER

Sydney D Capitan

CHAIRMANS AWARD

The following artists who are either Zambian or of Zambian descent have been nominated by Zambians living abroad, through UKZambians and C1rca1964.

MUSIC
Emeli Sande (music) - UK

FILM
Daniel Chirwa

VISUAL ARTS
Emily Kirby – UK

LITERARY
Ellen Banda- Aaku - UK

VISUAL ARTS CATEGORY

I. THE MARTIN PHIRI AWARD FOR THE BEST THREE DIMENSIONAL ARTIST
Sydney Siansangu

II. THE AKWILA SIMPASA AWARD FOR THE BEST UP-COMING ARTIST
Masiku M. Mabvuto

III. THE JULIA MALUNGA AWARD FOR THE BEST FEMALE ARTIST

Nukwase Tembo

IV. THE HENRY TAYALI AWARD FOR THE BEST TWO-DIMENSIONAL ARTIST
Lombe Nsama

MEDIA ARTS CATEGORY

I. THE BEST SHORT FILM
Kayombo by Sanctuary Motion Pictures

II. THE BEST FEATURE FILM
Kawanu by Preston Mwila

III. THE BEST SOAP PRODUCTION
3) Ulendo by ZNBC TV2

CREATIVE WRITING CATEGORY

II. THE JULIUS CHONGO AWARD FOR THE BEST FICTION WRITER
Jonas Mumba ‘Shattered Dreams’

III. THE KWALEYELA IKAFA AWRD FOR THE BEST DRAMA SCRIPT
Mazuba Mwiinga ‘The Ultimate Nightmare’

DRAMA CATEGORY

I. THE JUBILEE MULENGA AWARD FOR BEST ACTRESS

Mirriam Zulu as Jennifer in Blood Ties by NAPSA Theatre Club

II. THE HAGGAI CHISULO AWARD FOR THE BEST ACTOR

Evans Nkoya as Batwell Gondwe in Blood Ties, by NAPSA Theatre

THE EDWIN MANDA AWARD FOR THE BEST PRODUCTION

Blood Ties by NAPSA Theatre Club

IV. THE DAVID WALLACE AWARD FOR THE BEST DIRECTOR

2) Bright Banda for directing Blood Ties by NAPSA Theatre Club

2 comments:

Need to get familiar with these guys.

onecurator.blogspot.com

Indeed, Ngoma Awards have usually served as a driver for me to discover new artists. It's a pity a lot of books (my main attraction) are harder to find.

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