The People’s Celebrity Awards came alive at the Accra International Conference on December 30,2017 with football icon Asamoah Gyan receiving the male sports personality of the year,Attractive Mustapha winning celebrity Entertainment Journalist of the year and dancehall King Shatta Wale winning the Ultimate People’s Celebrity Award.
The People’s Celebrity Awards is the only event in Ghana that gives showbiz fans the full opportunity to choose their favorite celebrities for the year.
This years Awards was organized by SpyderLee Entertainment and sponsored by GN Bank had performances from reigning artistes such as Nacee, Empress Gifty Osei, Teephlow,Osadji,Fancy Gadam,Kidi,Kuami Eugene,Ebony,Shatta Wale and the awards was hosted by Naa Ashorkor.
The awards scheme had 19 categories across the Arts and Entertainment Industry and nominees were voted for by the public in their respective categories.
Patrons were ushered into the event with electrifying gospel performances from Nacee and Gifty Osei.
Other artistes billed for the event who mounted the stage included TeePhlow, Fancy Gadam, KiDi, Kuami Eugene, Ebony and Shatta Wale.
Notable personalities who were present at the awards night were Asamoah Gyan, DKB, Ahoufe Patri, Kalybos, Jacinta Ocansey and Dr. Paa Kwesi Ndoum among others.
The People’s Celebrity Awards is an annual award scheme which seeks to award and celebrate individuals who have contributed immensely towards the development of the Ghanaian Arts and Entertainment industry.
The scheme covered areas such as music, movies, TV, Radio, Journalism, and Sports among other fields.
Below is a complete list of the winners
Celebrity of the Year – Shatta Wale
Journalist of the Year – Mustafa Attractive
Lifetime Achievement award – Mr. Atta Mensah
Favourite Religious Personality of the Year – Apostle Kwadwo Sarfo
Female Sports Personality of the Year – Priscilla Adobea
Male Sports Personality of the Year – Asamoah Gyan
Comedian of the Year – Lexi
Favourite Actress of the Year – Roselyn Ngissah
Favourite Actor of the Year – Francis Andoh
Favourite Movie of the year – Ghana Galamsey
Female Radio Presenter of the Year – Awurama Attoh (Northern Region)
Male Radio Presenter of the Year – Christian Agyei Frimpong
Female TV Presenter of the Year – Berla Mundi
Male TV Presenter of the Year – Dan Kweku Yeboah
Female Musician of the Year – Ebony
Male Musician of the Year – Shatta Wale
Music Video of the Year – Fancy Gadam (Total Cheat)
Social Media Personality – Maccasio
Song of the Year – Fancy Gadam (Total Cheat)
The 2017 People’s Celebrity Awards was sponsored by GN Mobile Money with support from Endela, GN Electronics, Coconut Grove Hotels and powered by Spyder Lee Entertainment.