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Zimbabwe Achievers Awards a resounding success
11 May 2015 at 21:40hrs | Views
The fifth edition of the Zimbabwe Achievers Awards was held successfully on Saturday 9 May as hundreds turned out to celebrate the achievements of this year's nominees and winners.
Held at the five-star Royal garden Hotel in Kensington, London, the awards also saw four churches and two community groups receive the Chairman's special recognition for making significant and consistent contributions to the Zimbabwean community.
They are ZAOGA Forward in Faith Ministries, Apostolic Faith Mission UK, Zimbabwe Catholic Community UK, Methodist Church Zimbabwe Fellowship UK, Zimbabwe Association, and Zimbabwe Christian Men's Fellowship.
The groups were recognised as part of ZAA's 2015 theme "Stronger Community, Secure Future".
ZAA Chairman Conrad Mwanza hailed the groups for their work as the community's support pillars and also called on the diaspora community itself to come together and embrace its role in rebuilding Zimbabwe.
"We can certainly make a difference, and I'd like to urge all of us to embrace this challenge and step up to the task of building the Zimbabwe that we would all like to see
Here is the full list of all the winners on the night:
Company of the year:
Local care force
International Music Artist:
International Gospel Music Artist:
Takesure Zamar Ncube
Radio Presenter/ Club Dj
Event of the year:
All white boat party (Portsmouth)
Author of the year:
The Zimbabwe Parks and Wild life Management
The 4cs (Climate Change Community Champions)
Dr Brighton Chireka
Ivy Mango Chatora
Zimbo Live TV
Pam Samasuwi Nyawiri (Vanhu Vamwe)
The ZAA has become the premier platform for recognising and celebrating the achievements of people of Zimbabwean heritage.
Source - ZAA