Gusii creative awards Hellen Obiri and Silas Nyachwani as the best trailblazer and best personality respectively.
The Gusii creative awards 2020 nominees were unveiled by the Tamra creative agency whereby artists and professionals from Kisii and Nyamira counties were awarded in different categories.
Gusii creative award is an annual accolade presented by Tamra agency covering talents and this year was the second edition of the award.
Tamra agency CEO Okengo Nyambane said the awarding affirm in commitment to supporting local artists and boosting their content in the entertainment industry.
“We are supporting and nurturing talents into brands of our culture and also develop strategies to develop and invest in our local content, “said Nyambane.
He thanked those who participated in the nominations till the unveiling of the best who were awarded in different categories
“It was challenging funding the event alone since those who showed interest to support the event disappointed me in the last minute, “said Okengo.
34 categories were nominated compared to last year which had 40 slots for the awarding.
The best online personality of the year/ influencer of the year male category were awarded to Silas Nyachwani while Gloria Moraa was awarded as the best female personality of the year.in another category of Trailblazer of the year Hellen Obiri and Maurieen Vanessa were awarded the best .
Egesa radio won five awards including the best radio of the year,the best radio personality of the year was awarded to Nana Ediva,Sports presenter of the year to Dan Ogega ,best radio show of the year by Sorobi and Atoto.
Other awards were given to Vicky Young as the best male artist of the year,best supporting actor of the year,antivirus ,best DJ of the year DJBurney254 and Jack Matara won the best video of the year.
The tough competition had 34 categories compared to last years ‘edition with 40 slots for nominations