Saturday 28th November 2015 was the Annual BAWR Awards (Black African Women Rock) which took place at the Antoinette Hotel in Surrey.
BAWR founder Lindani Moyo and her amazing team worked tirelessly to put together what was described as an unforgettable night. Speakers on the night included Temi Koleowo, Ruth Mutanda and Primrose Makuzwa who all spoke with passion and humilty. The night was hosted by Chi Dawn Ziyambe and Empress Trish.
The night saw a number of esteemed women honoured and recognised for their various contributions.
Here is the list of winners:
2015 Black African Women Rock Winners
Outstanding woman of the year – Imambay Kamara
Pageant of the year – Miss Pride Of Africa UK
Young Woman Achiever Award – Julia Bwoma
Fashion Designer Award – Folaji Fasaya- Omoyeni
Social and Humanitarian Award – Josephine Mudzingwa Siziba
Young Inspirational Award – Paida Mutupo
Lifetime Achiever Award – Muzvare Betty Makoni
Businesswoman of the Year – Perpertual Chikuyo- Marikopo
Event of the year – Africa Unite Gospel
People’s Choice Award – Yvonne Yvette
Community Champion Award – Juliana Jonathan
Author/Writer of the year – Ibiola Adebayo
Media Person of the year – Empress Trisha
Leadership in Women Empowerment – Tola ‘WiseTola’ Onigbanjo
Female Artist Of the year – Patience Khanyile
Special recognition Award 2015 – Ava Brown
Pictures courtesy of some of the winners