VOXAFRICA THANKED their viewers and supporters following the TV station’s recent win at the 2017 African Pride Awards, which saw them pick up the title of African Channel Of The Year.
Other awards handed out on the night include the Lifetime Achievement Award, which was won by Congolese musician Awilo Longomba. 3ShotsOfTequila picked up an award for best Online Entertainment Platform Of The Year, Ghana Boyz for Best International Dance Group, Dboy Dayo for Radio Personality Of The Year, and DJ Selecta Maestro for Outstanding Disc Jockey Of The Year.
VoxAfrica Commercial Manager, Yvette Twagiramariya, said:
“Everybody is a winner. We all stand for one nation and that is Africa, and we know it takes a lot of passion, hard work and dedication to manage an African channel in the diaspora so shout out to all nominees – BEN TV, ROK TV, Trace TV, TVC, Nollywood TV and ABN.
“As you know, VoxAfrica’s vision is to promote the best image of Africa for Africans and the rest of the world. Thank you to our viewers and all members of the VoxAfrica team, who come in and work hard every day to ensure the best output.”
Using their Instagram account to thank everyone, VoxAfrica said:
“THANK YOUUUUUUU ALLL! VoxAfrica won UK BEST AFRICAN TV STATION 2017! Thank you to all our viewers, supporters, clients and partners. Thank you all.”
This year’s African Pride Awards, hosted by comedian Eddie Kadi, took place on August 13 at The Montcalm Hotel in London.