Singer Esther Akoth aka Akothee has penned down a gratitude message to all who voted for her in the just concluded Afrimma Awards where she won “Best Female Artist East Africa”.
A thankful Akothee, mentioned that there is no artiste without a fan base, and therefore her award is dedicated to all who made sure she is crowned the "Queen of East Africa" Music.
Madam boss flopped the likes of Victoria Kimani (Kenya), Nandy (Tanzania), Sheebah Karungi (Uganda), Fena Gitu (Kenya) Knowles Buteta (Rwanda), Rema Namakula (Uganda) and Juliana Kanyamozi (Uganda).
Best Female Artist East Africa
“THE QUEEN OF EAST AFRICA
Best Female Artist East Africa #Afrimma2019 @afrimma collected this Award with pride & Love on your behalf, Without you I would not be Akothee. There is no Artist without a fan base, it doesn't matter how they support you , but what matters is Results of their support. I love my fans to death #Teamkutendanakusema. I owe you my love! Thank you for the major support. Like I always said, just do you, you never know who is watching. Awards are signs of appreciations, and I am humbled to represent you too. I appreciate and love you big, you are my Account, so far, and without you I would be baby-sitting Oyoo and his dad somewhere in the village of France. But see me in AMERIKA COLLECTING PRESTIGIOUS AWARDS.LOVE YOU BIG. Type any name you call me when you feel inspired. BEST FEMALE EAST AFRICA AFRIMMA 2019” shared Akothee.
Radio/TV personality of the year
Radio Citizen’s Mzazi Willy M Tuva who emerged Radio/TV personality of the year, also did not hesitated to salute his fans for recognizing his efforts in the media industry.
“USHINDI huu ni thibitisho la upendo mkubwa kutoka kwa mashabiki wangu Afrika Mashariki. Wengi wenu labda hatujawahi kuonana uso kwa uso bali kwa ushabiki mlitumia muda wenu, bundles zenu kwa ajili yangu. Kwa wewe uliyefanya hivyo, kura na juhudi zako hazikupotea. Zimezaa matunda. Asante sana. I dedicate this award to my fans. I will make you proud. #PamojaTumeshinda Best Radio/TV Personality in Africa in the @afrimma 2019"
WE WON! Pamoja Tumeshinda! I have been crowned the Best Radio/TV Personality Of The Year in the whole of Africa. First of all I thank God Almighty for answering our prayer. #MunguHafeli kwa kweli. Secondly, I thank @RadioCitizenFM for giving me the platform and my bosses for giving me creative freedom to build the #Mseto brand, the most influential entertainment brand in East Africa and now Africa” said Tuva