Once again the queen of comedy in Africa Ann Kansiime has been recognized with a Favorite Comedian Award at the Nollywood & African Peoples Choice Awards. The award will be officially presented to her on the 12th of September 2015 in Los Angeles USA with foundations based on promoting African Cinema and culture.
The commonly know as African Oscars, are U.S. awards for achievements in the film industry and recognizes outstanding individuals whoseprofessional careers have been marked by extraordinary personal and professional accomplishments.
This award was first presented in 2011 at Sheraton Imperial Hotel in Durham (Carolina) as Special Honors were presented for the first time in 2011 to President Nelson Mandela. Other past winners include: His Imperial Majesty Kabiyesi Alaiyeluwa Oba Okunade Sijuwade Olubuse II The Ooni of Ife, President Paul Biya, President Yahya Jammeh of The Gambia, Honorable Ama Muna Tutu the Cameroon minister of Arts and Culture, Dr. Folorunsho Alakija, Oscars’ award winner Louis Gossett Jr., Hollywood actors Glynn Thurman and Keith David among others.