On September 10th 2011, we witnessed history as the first AfricanÂ EntertainmentÂ Awards in Canada took place.Â ThisÂ prestigiousÂ award show aimed at showcasing the rich culture of African art and entertainment in Canada, this event celebrated cutting edge developments and forward thinkers shaping the future of African entertainment industry in Canada. TherebyÂ honoring, innovations,Â entrepreneurshipÂ and brand development. This event incorporate award presentation, live entertainment, Comedy Act, Stage performances, community leaders.
Among the winners were Blessings Hairport, Maad Haus Promotiongs, DJ Spinalong, Gabe Odartei (Ghanalinx), Afrodiziac Photography, Ruff N Smooth, Suya Spot Restaurant, Blacko Blaze, Shelly Banks, Elonn Magazine, MC Bonde, Vanessa Obonna and many more. Below are the event in pictures.
This event was filled with potential and the future looks bright for Stash House Entertainment and the organizers of the first African entertainment award. It is very important that the African community in Canada unite and recognize and award not only our entertainers but also entrepreneurs and businesses.