The second edition of the country’s first and only comedy awards show, WMT Awards has been officially launched.
The event, organized by Pluzz 89.9 FM in partnership with the WMT Comedy Show crew, came off on Friday, September 3, 2021 at the forecourt of the West Hills Mall in Accra, live on the ‘Drive with the Area Gang’ show on Pluzz FM.
In all, nominees will be battling it out for top prize in 20 categories including, ‘Advert Gbeee Personality of the year’, ‘Top Blogger of the Year’ and ‘Emotional Celebrity of the Year’.
There are also some new exciting categories this year including ‘Tim WasanWood Artiste of the Year’, ‘After Covid Wossop Artiste of the Year’ and ‘Conversion of the Year’.
Speaking to Nana Lyon, host of the ‘Drive with the Area Gang’, members of the WMT Crew, OB Amponsah, Leksy DeComic and Jerry Ashinyor promised fans of an even bigger and more exciting awards show this year.
OB Amponsah noted that the exciting WMT radio show on Pluzz FM has had significant impact on not just their individual careers as comedians, but the entire comedy sector in Ghana.
He explained that the show presented a much needed platform for not the hosts but other young comedians to practice their craft during the thick of the Covid-19 pandemic and its accompanying social restrictions last year.
Speaking on the WMT Awards, WMT Crew assured all fans that all is set to stage yet another event exciting event that will bring together not just top comedians, but also artistes for amazing music performances as well all other major players in the Ghanaian showbiz space.
The WMT Awards 2021 launch was supported by Betway Ghana, Kemlis Catering Services, ……
This year’s edition of the WMT Awards is scheduled for November 20th, 2021 with tickets set to go on sale in mid-September.
Full list of categories and nominees;
Advert Gbeee Personality of the Year
Spiritual Oracle of the year
*Dag Heward Mills
*Eagle Prophet (Badu Kobi)
Tim WasanWood artiste of the year
Emotional Celebrity of the Year
Political personality of the year
*Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa
*Kojo Oppong Nkrumah
Blogger of the year
*Ronnie Is Everywhere
Website of the year
Social Media Freedom Fighter honorary award
Ohia ye fokn artiste of the year (mmobrowa artiste of the year)
*Black Sherif fans
Physical feature influencer of the year
*Moesha BC (nice body)
*HajiaBintu (big ass)
*Strongman (his fit body)
*Made In Ghana (his handsomeness)
Refuse to Blow (R2Bees)
After Covid Wossop artiste of the year
Couple of the year
*McBrown and Maxwell
*Konkonsa and Lebene
*Shatta Wale and swimming pool
*Omar Sterling and Weed
*Ghana youth and bet
Conversion of the year
sReality TV show of the year
Returnee Convict Honorary award
Me Ma Wo Pressure personality of the year
*Beverly Afaglo before the fire
*Chelsea after the champions league
Proactive institution of the year
*Ghana Fire Service
*Ghana Olympic Committee
Madi Korkor honorary award
Betting company of the year