Few weeks after leaving the dens of kidnappers, Highlife music maestro Ugo Stevenson has been nominated for the 2018 edition of the highly coveted E-celeb Awards.
Ugo Stevenson who was nominated alongside music producers Regiz, Ice Bag, Somik and other in the Hall of Fame category will find consolation in the nomination after the horrifying experience with the kidnappers who released him and Twinstar for a ransom of One Million Naira.
Ace comedian Mc Awilo, Mc Ominimini, Egbeigwe Apama, Broda Bossman, Mc TBoy, Lafin Gas Acharaman, Chinedu Hardy Nwadike amongst others made the 6-category nomination list.
According to the organizers, voting will kick off on Navicorp website by August 1, 2018 and about 75 nominees will be battling for the six contested awards, while it is also expected that others who have made remarkable achievement in Imo State Entertainment industry will be honoured in the special recognition categories.
The 2018 and 5th edition of the E-celeb Awards will take place on October 7, 2018 at City Global Hotels, Owerri Imo State.
See the full list below.
BEST NEW ARTIST
13. Tony Browny
15. Brainy Talented
ARTIST OF THE YEAR
1. Roger Lino
2. Uc -Flames
5. Blex -B
7. Mira Hildado
11. Sauw Blaze
MOST VIBRANT ARTIST
4. Mc Piccolo
5. Mk 60
ENTERTAINMENT PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
1. Dj Blaze
2. Dj Flex (Zanders FM)
3. Dj Lil Saint
4. Dj Chibinho
5. Jaycee (OAP Megaband FM Owerri)
6. Ice Candy (OAP Hot FM Owerri)
7. Mc Ominimini (OAP Zanders FM Owerri)
8. Jude Bonnison (Social Media Influencer)
9. Mc Tboy (Comedian/OAP)
10. Chinedu Hardy Nwadike (Blogger Otowngist)
11. Phoenix Photography (Photographer)
12. Foto Classic (Photographer)
13. Certified Camille (OAP Darling FM Owerri)
14. Itootok (OAP)
15. Lafin Gas (Comedian).
16. Son Of Man (Artiste/Graphic Designer).
17. Tim Uwakwe (Blogger Navicorp)
18. Dj Paky
19. Yellow Mouth (Comedian)
20. Egbeigwe Apama (Actor)
21. Yound D (Cinematographer)
22. Project P (Blogger Screengist)
23. Ikechukwu Nwachukwu aka Mr. Starz (Blogger Otownmp3)
24. Ugo Pluto (OAP Orient FM/TV Owerri).
25. Mc Emperior (Comedian)
26. Dj Extreme (Darling FM)
27. Dj Gicon
HALL OF FAME
1. Regiz (Producer)
2. Ice Bag (Producer)
3. Somik (Producer)
4. Ugo Stevenson (Artiste)
5. Broda BossMan (Comedian/Artiste)
6. Mc Awilo (Comedian)
7. AcharaMan (Artiste)
EVENT OF THE YEAR
1. Jollof Jokes Comedy Concert with MC Tboy
2. Sound Of Victory
3. Just Laff with MC Bossman
4. Exquisite Queen Pageant
5. Imo Icon Award
6. African Outstanding Icons Award
7. Miss Big Bold and Beautiful
8. Inhale Lafin Gas