The Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi commonly known as Bobi Wine on Sunday 25th, 2018 congratulated fellow musician Moses Ssali alias Bebe Cool for winning the East Africa Best male artist Award in AFRIMA.
The legislator who was one of the invited guests and panelists in the very awards extended his appreciations to fellow Ugandan musicians that scooped awards, who include Bebe Cool, Irene Namatovu, and Sandra Nankoma.
“As I leave Ghana for home, I am very pleased that Uganda performed exceptionally well at Afrima 2018 where I was invited as a panelist and special guest. I congratulate fellow Ugandan artistes who won awards- Irene Namatovu (Best artist in African Traditional), Bebe Cool (Best Male, East Africa) and Sandra Nankoma (Best Female Artist, African Inspirational Music). Thank you for raising our flag high,” posted Bobi Wine on Facebook.
“I was also honored to hand over the Afrima honorary Legendary Award to the Legendary Ghanaian band, Osibisa for their immense contribution to music in Africa and the world,” he added.
In the just-ended Awards, Bebe Cool who emerged winner was the only Ugandan male artist nominated who was battling the Tanzanian music star Diamond Platinumz.
The Awards that ran for three days kicked off Thursday 22 and ended Saturday 24, 2018 in Accra Ghana, in West Africa.