More Recognition For Nigerian Music Stars As They Win Big At MAMA 2015

Source: Maryjane Ezeh/Nigeriafilms.com
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On saturday, July 18, the biggest award ceremony of the year happened in Durban, South Africa.
The 2015 MTV Africa Music Awards which saw live performances from International acts Neyo and Jhene Aiko, as well as some of your favourite acts from the continent was indeed a huge success.

Luckily, this year's ceremony saw Nigerians leading in the several categories. Jonny crooner, Yemi Alade took home the award for Best Female Act while, Davido, AKA O.B.O, won Best Male Act for a second time and the Mavin's hit single 'Dorobucci' won song of the year.

See full list of winners which are mostly Nigerians.

Personality Of the Year- Trevor Noah - Winner
Best Male- Davido - Winner
Best Female- Yemi Alade - Winner
Best New Act- Patoranking - Winner
Best Live Act-Diamond Platnumz -Winner
Best Lusophone- Ary (Angola) - Winner
Best Pop & Alternative- Jeremy Loops(South Africa) - Winner
Best Collaboration- AKA, Burnaboy, Da Les & JR: “All Eyes On Me” (SA/Nigeria) - Winner
Best Hip Hop- Cassper Nyovest - Winner
Video of the year-Nafukwa - Ricky Rick - Winner
Best Francophone- DJ Arafat (Ivory Coast) - Winner
Best Group- P-Square (Nigeria) - Winner
Song of the Year- Mavins: “Dorobucci” (Nigeria) - Winner
MAMA Evolution- D'Banj (Nigeria) -Winner
Best International Act; Nicki Minaj - Winner
Artist of the Decade: P-Square
While the MTV Base Leadership Award was won by Saran Kaba Jones & S'Bu Mavundla.