Cameroon Gets 17 Nominations at The 2018 Zafaa Awards

The pages in the African cinema are really turning from side to side as Cameroon emerges out of the spotlight again only few months it was highly represented in Ghana. These days when Cameroon films are nominated, they are getting it big.

This 2018 might just be a year of smiles on the face of the film industry as it gets another 17 nominations at the 2018 Zafaa awards in UK.

The African Film Festival and Academy Awards also known as ZAFAA Global Awards is a highly regarded film event in the UK.

ZAFAA Global Awards is dedicated to promoting African movies and entertainment industry to the outside world It is the biggest African movie event outside of Africa, structured as an exhibition of Africa’s post-colonial culture ZAFAA Global Awards is already part of the cultural calendar of the United Kingdom.

Nominated in the Best Child Category, Cameroon’s youngest celebrated kid, Mayohchu Atem-Ebai is making her second nomination in international film festivals. She joins her uncles and aunties in the field to be among the list of nominees at the 2018 Zafaa awards from Cameroon.

Here is the full list of the nominees.

Best Child Performer

1 Mayohchu Atem-Ebai Two Ways Cameroon
2 Chibuike Oku Black Rose Nigeria
3 Sean Uche Oyibo The Big Fat Lie Nigeria

Best New Comer Female

1 Lilian Echyelon Blackrose Nigeria
2 Kalisha Johnson Curtains Uk
3 Syndy Emade A Man For The Weekend Cameroon
4 Gobina Charlotte Ward Zee Cameroon

5 Saral Captca Love Birds Usa

Best New Comer Male

1 Chris Okagbue Lotanna Nigeria
2 Jimmy Odukoya Celebrity Marriage Nigeria
3 Anurin Nwunembom Ward Zee Cameroon

Best Cinematography

1 Mini Collins Two Ways Cameroon
2 Toka Mcbaror Lotanna Nigeria
3 Kwame Awuah Happilly Ever After Ghana
4 Austi Nwaolie Misery Nigeria

Best Supporting Actor Female

1 Tonto Dike Celebrity Marriage Nigeria
2 Becky Takang A Man For The Weekend Cameroon
3 Ndamo Damrise Ward Zee Cameroon

4 Happyjulian Uchendu Mysilence Nigeria

Best Supporting Actor Male

1 Carl Payne Ndolo And The Senator Texas
2 Felix Omokhodion Celebrity Marriage Nigeria
3 Nchifor Valery A Man For The Weekend Cameroon
4 Joseph Benjamin Love Birds Usa

Best Producer

1 Ifan Ifeanyi Michael Lotanna Nigeria
2 Mbango Adambi Ndolo And The Senator Texas
3 Okechukwu Oku Black Rose Nigeria
4 Uchenna Mbunabor Celebritry Marriage Nigeria
5 Marc Adebesin Talking Dolls Uk

Best Director

1 Tanwie Elvis “De Dadies” Two Ways Cameroon
2 Pascal Amanfo Celebrity Marriage Nigeria
3 Toka Mcbaror Lotanna Nigeria
4 Okechukwu Oku Black Rose Nigeria

Best Lead Actor Female

1 Syrietteche Two Ways Cameroon
2 Ebele Okaro Broken Reed Nigeria
3 Toyin Abraham Celebrity Marriage Nigeria
4 Lilian Esoro My Silence Nigeria
5 Mbago Adambi Ndolo And The Senator Texas

Best Lead Actor Male

1 Kelechi Eke Ndolo And The Senator Cameroon
2 Blossom Chukwujekwu Black Rose Nigeria
3 Alex Ekubo Aman For The Weekend Cameroon
4 Wole Ojo Pathetic Nigeria
5 Kofi Adjololo Grilled Ghana

Best Film

1 Lotanna Nigeria
2 Blackrose Nigeria
3 Two Ways Cameroon
4 Grilled Ghana
5 Ndolo And The Senator Texas

Best Costumier

1 Asantewaa Happilly Ever After Ghana
2 Otah Collectios The Broken Blood Nigeria
3 Ngozi Obasi Celebrity Marriage Nigeria
4 Ali Sanni Gombe Along Came A Butterfly Nigeria

Best Picture Editing

1 Okechukwu Oku Black Rose Nigeria
2 Sukie Oduwole Talking Dolls Uk
3 Enoch Oiri Opoku Happily Ever After Ghana
4 Godswill Friday Celerity Marriage Nigeria

Best Screenplay

1 Beth Rogers Blackrose Nigeria
2 Anurin Anuambom Two Ways Cameroon
3 Gordon Che Ndolo And The Senator Texas
4 Karl Safindah A Man For The Weekend Camaroon

Indigenous: Zafaa Global Awards 2018

Best Supporting Actor Female

1 Bukola Fagbuyi Dafunru Nigeria
2 Fanny Fay Akamenko The List Ghana
3 Joke Muyiwa The Wish Uk
4 Ayo Mogaji Yewande Nigeria
5 Nodryn Evanci The Forbidden Uganda

Best Supporting Actor Male

1 Jemilu Ahmad Yakasai Mu Amalat Nigeria
2 Bill Asamoah The List Ghana
3 Jami Azeez Hey Nigeria
4 Lateef Adedimeji Gberemifunmi Nigeria
5 Kwaku Manu Perfect Love Ghana

Best Producer

1 Usman Mu Azu Adam Nigeria
2 Sani Mai Iyali Baasi Nigeria
3 Ellen Kyei White The List Ghana
4 Foluke Daramola Salako Eje Mi Nigeria
5 Ampala Claire The Forbidden Uganda

Best Director

1 Ahmad A Bifa Mu Amalat Nigeria
2 Michael K Amoah The List Ghana
3 Antar Laniyan Dafunru Nigeria
4 Kizito Samuel Saviour The Forbidden Uganda

Best Actor Female

1 Mide Martins Yewande Nigeria
2 Haliama Atete Mu Amalat Nigeria
3 Juliet Ibrahim Perfect Love Ghana
4 Ellen Kyei White The List Ghana
5 Leilah Nakabira The Forbidden Uganda

Best Actor Male

1 Ali Nuhu Baasi Nigeria
2 Adam Zango Adam Nigeria
3 Kwadwo Nkansah The List Ghana
4 Kunle Afod Gberemifunmi Nigeria
5 Lateef Adedimeji Hey

Zafaa Global Awards 2018 London Reloaded Nomination

Short Film

1 Konte Somalia
2 Mirabel Nigeria
3 The Connections Nigeria
4 Chronicles Of Elizabeth Uk

Best Documentary

1 Kalakuta Republik Canada
2 A People At Sea Cameroon

Best Soap

1 Jeniffer’s Diary Nigeri.A
2 Industeet Nigeria
3 Samba Cameroon
4 Apple For Two Ghana

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