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Verified List of MTV Africa Music Awards 2016 Winners


The MTV Africa Music Awards (also known as the MAMAs) was established in 2008 by MTV Networks Africa (now Viacom International Media Networks Africa) to celebrate the most popular contemporary music in Africa. The 2016 MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) were held in the Ticketpro Dome in Johannesburg, South Africa on Saturday, 22nd October, 2016. Below is a vetted list of winners:

Award Artist Country
Best Live Act Cassper Nyovest South Africa
Best Lusophone C4 Pedro Angola
Legend Award Hugh Masekela South Africa
Best Female Award Yemi Alade Nigeria
Best Francophone Award Serge Beynaud Ivory Coast
Best Group Sauti Sol Kenya
Best Pop & Alternative Kyle Deutsch& Shekhinah South Africa
Best International Act Drake United State of America
Best Male Act Wizkid Nigeria
Listeners Choice Jah Prayzah Zimbabwe
Video of the Year Youssoupha Niguer Ma Vie Congo
Best Collaboration DJ Maphorisa ft, Wizkid & DJ Bucks South Africa & Nigeria
Personality of the Year Caster Semenya South Africa
Best Hip Hop Emtee South Africa
Best New Act Tekno Nigeria
Song of the Year Patoranking ft Wande Coal Nigeria
Artiste of the Year Wizkid Nigeria