The first edition of the Africa Gospel Award Festival( AGAFEST), on 30th March celebrates Africa’s gospel artists at the Action Chapel Dome, Spintex, Ghana

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The grand opening was graced with various ministration in different languages from gospel creatives all over Africa like Ghana , Nigeria , South Africa among others.

Below are the winners from the various categories:

NON-COMPETITIVE CATEGORIES

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD: ELDER MIREKU (GHANA)

ARCHBISHOP OF EXCELLENCE AWARD: ARCHBISHOP NICHOLAS DUNCAN-WILLIAMS (GHANA)

COMPETITIVE CATEGORIES

AFRICA GOSPEL ARTISTE OF THE YEAR
TIM GODFREY (NIGERIA)

AFRICA GOSPEL SONG OF THE YEAR
NARA EKELE MO — TIM GODFREY FT TRAVIS GREENE (NIGERIA)

AFRICA GOSPEL NEW ARTISTE OF THE YEAR
MERCY CHINWO (NIGERIA)

AFRICA GOSPEL WORSHIP ARTISTE OF THE YEAR NATHANIEL BASSEY (NIGERIA)

AFRICA GOSPEL PRAISE ARTISTE OF THE YEAR
KODA (GHANA)

Afrobeats in Marbella with DJ Mensah

AFRICA GOSPEL RAP HIP HOP ARTISTE OF THE YEAR
DUBE BROTHERS (SOUTH AFRICA)

AFRICA GOSPEL REGGAE/DANCEHALL ARTISTE OF THE YEAR
JABIDII (KENYA)

AFRICA GOSPEL ARTISTE MANAGER OF THE YEAR
EEZEE TEE — MERCY CHINWO AND FRANK EDWARDS (NIGERIA)

AFRICA GOSPEL FEMALE ARTISTE OF THE YEAR
MERCY CHINWO (NIGERIA)

AFRICA GOSPEL MALE ARTISTE OF THE YEARJOE METTLE (GHANA)

AFRICA GOSPEL WORSHIP SONG OF THE YEAR
EXCESS LOVE – MERCY CHINWO (NIGERIA)

AFRICA GOSPEL RAP HIP HOP SONG OF THE YEAR
GOD FORBID – KINGZKID (GHANA)

AFRICA GOSPEL AFROPOP SONG OF THE YEARMY EVERYTHING – JOE METTLE (GHANA)

AFRICA GOSPEL REGGAE/DANCEHALL SONG OF THE YEARNO WEED – AKESSE BREMPONG (GHANA)

AFRICA GOSPEL SONGWRITER OF THE YEAR
JOE METTLE – MY EVERYTHING (GHANA)

AFRICA GOSPEL PRODUCER OF THE YEAR
ROY – EXCESS LOVE BY MERCY CHINWO (NIGERIA)

AFRICA GOSPEL VIDEO OF THE YEAREHHE MOYA WAMI – ABATHANDWA (SOUTH AFRICA)

AFRICA GOSPEL GROUP OF THE YEARTHE GRATITUDE BY COZA (NIGERIA)

AFRICA GOSPEL CHOIR OF THE YEAR
SOWETO GOSPEL CHOIR (SOUTH AFRICA)

AFRICA GOSPEL COLLABORATION OF THE YEAR
NARA EKELE MO – TIM GODFREY FT TRAVIS GREENE (NIGERIA)

AFRICA GOSPEL MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEARAFY DOUGLAS – SAVIOUR (NIGERIA)

Akesse Brempong earns AGAFEST Reggae/Dancehall Song of the Year Award

AFRICA GOSPEL FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR
HELEN YAWSON (GHANA)

AFRICA GOSPEL ALBUM OF THE YEAR
VICTORY – EBEN (NIGERIA)

AFRICA GOSPEL EVENT OF THE YEAR
IMPACT 2018 – ACTION CHAPEL (GHANA)

AFRICA GOSPEL NEWS PORTAL OF THE YEARGOSPELBUZZ (SOUTH AFRICA)

AFRICA GOSPEL RADIO STATION OF THE YEAR
SUNNY FM (GHANA)

AFRICA GOSPEL TV STATION OF THE YEAR PRAISE TV (GHANA) 

AFRICA GOSPEL RADIO PROGRAM OF THE YEAR
KASAPA LIVE WORSHIP WITH AGYENIM BOATENG – KASAPA FM (GHANA)

AFRICA GOSPEL TV PROGRAM OF THE YEAR
RESTORATION WITH STACY (GHANA)

AFRICA GOSPEL COMEDIAN OF THE YEAR
MR MAJO ALMOST FAMOUS (SOUTH AFRICA)

AFRICA GOSPEL BEST INTERNATIONAL ARTISTE
TRAVIS GREENE