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One of Africa’s biggest style award event, the glitz style award has announced its nominees for 2019 edition.

The awards ceremony since inception in 2012 is aimed at honouring individuals setting trends and raising standards with their sense of style.

The best part is that Accelerate TV’s very own Head of Fashion is nominated in the African Designer of the Year category for his brand, Tokyo James.

nikki samonas and mai atafo glitz awards

Mai Atafo and Nikki Samonas are the hosts of this year’s event, which is slated for Saturday, September 14, 2019 and would hold at the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel, Accra.

According to a press release from the organisers:

Ghana’s premier lifestyle brand, Glitz Africa presents the fifth edition of its successful and highly anticipated event, “Glitz Style Awards”, which celebrates individuals setting trends and raising standards with their sense of style.

“The awards, slated for Saturday, the 14th of September, 2019, also seek to strengthen the growing fashion industry by establishing, developing and promoting international industry standards here in Ghana. The event is an opportunity for the fashion industry to celebrate and promote the extraordinary creative talents in Ghana and across the African continent.”

See all the nominees for the 2019 Glitz Style Awards below:

Best Dressed Celebrity on the Red Carpet

  • Zynnell Lydia Zuh
  • Berla Mundi
  • Selly Galley
  • Elikem Kumordzie

Artiste of the Year

  • KiDi
  • Becca
  • King Promise
  • Stephanie Benson

Movie Personality of the Year

  • Zynnell Lydia Zuh
  • Nikki Samonas
  • Mawuli Gavor
  • Joselyn Dumas

Model of the Year

  • Clinton Samuel
  • David Lartey (Nii Pro)
  • Maxwell Annoh
  • Kermit Oduro

Red Carpet Designer of the Year

  • Ezekiel Yartel (Yartel Gh)
  • Elikem Kumordzie
  • Quophi Akotuah
  • Collins Obeng-Marnu (House of Paon)

Stylist of the Year

  • Kelvin Vincent
  • Eny Kludjeson (Stylennovator)
  • Joshua Oppong (urtailorstailor)
  • Bubune Worshie (Bvey)

Style Influencer of the Year (Africa)

  • Ebuka Obi-Uchendu
  • Juliet Olanipekun (Love from Julez)
  • Veronica Odeka
  • Sacha Okoh

African Designer of the Year

  • Aisha Ayensu
  • Tokyo James
  • Sarah Diouf
  • Loza Maleombho

Emerging Designer of the Year

  • Jerey Mensah
  • Kenneth Tetteh
  • Lauren Ama Bartels (Lauren Haute Couture)
  • Mohammed Larry Jafaru (Larry Jay)
  • Belinda Ofori (Turquoise Couture)

Social Media Style Influencer of the Year

  • Lharley Lartey
  • Debbie Beeko
  • King Promise
  • Fella Makafui

Fashion Blogger of the Year

  • Ernest Donkor (Stylernest)
  • Ramona McDermott (Amfashion)
  • Debbie Beeko (Debbie Bjuku)
  • Hamdiya Hamid (Mss Deee)

Fashion photographer of the year

  • Ernest Donkor (Stylernest)
  • Ramona McDermott (Amfashion)
  • Debbie Beeko (Debbie Bjuku)
  • Hamdiya Hamid (Mss Deee)

Makeup Artiste of the Year

  • Martina Asante (Face Mechanic)
  • Sandra Don-Arthur (Alexandrina)
  • Nancy Ndem Kalu (Nancy Blaq)
  • Hamidah Saafu (Shades and Brushes)
  • Lawrencia Owusu (Lawrebabe)

Indigenous Beauty Brand of the Year:

  • Hamamat African Beauty
  • RnR Luxury
  • Skin Gourmet
  • FC Cosmetics

Designer of the Year

  • Ezekiel Yartel (Yartel Gh)
  • Ophelia Crossland
  • Quophi Akotuah
  • Chocolate by Kwaku Bediako

Makeup Artiste of the Year:

  • Martina Asante (Face Mechanic)
  • Sandra Don-Arthur (Alexandrina)
  • Nancy Ndem Kalu (Nancy Blaq)
  • Hamidah Saafu (Shades and Brushes)
  • Lawrencia Owusu (Lawrebabe)

Individual Style of the Year

  • Kwesi Arthur
  • Wiyaala
  • Efya
  • anifest

This year will see the introduction of two honorary awards: Business Executive of the Year and Glitz Africa Style Influencer of the Year.

The vote breakdown is as follows:

Glitz Style Awards Board: 40%

Selected Voting Academy: 40%

Social Media: 20%

Credit

glitzafrica.com

By Sarah Oyedo

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