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Bernard Avle, others nominated in 2017 EMY Awards

The 2017 Exclusive Men of The Year Awards has been launched at the Kempinski Hotel in Accra.

At the launch which took place on June 2, 2017, the nominees for the various categories of this year’s awards were also announced.

The President of the EMY AWARDS faculty, Mr. Kwabena Agyekum explained how the nominations were done.

Mr. Kwabena Agyekum announcing the nominees

“I will proceed by highlighting the few changes in this year’s edition. There will be 6 competitive categories. The nominations were made by the general public and screened by the faculty members. The remaining categories will be honorary after thorough nominations and voting by astute faculty members,” he said.

“Let’s however note that these nominations were based on the achievements and contributions of these worthy personalities in the year under review. We would even later realise that most of these winners have consistently contributed to their respective categories over the years and are worthy of note,” Mr. Agyekum further stated.

Below are the categories and nominees:

Man of the Year Communications – The Pav Ansah Communicator Award

  1. Gilbert Abeiku Aggrey (Abieku Santana)
  2. Seth Kwame Boateng
  3. Bernard Avle
  4. Ameyaw Debrah
  5. Louis Kwame Sakyiamah(Lexis Bill)
  6. Kafui Dey

Man of the Year Entertainment 

  1. Joe Mettle
  2. Stonebwoy
  3. Lil Win
  4. Shatta Wale
  5. DJ Black
  6. Kofi Asamoah

Man of the Year Sports 

  1. Tony Baffoe
  2. Kwasi Nyantakyi
  3. Emmanuel Tagoe
  4. Herbert Mensah
  5. Yaw Ampofo Ankrah
  6. Yaw Sakyi

Man of the Year Style

  1. Kofi Okyere Darko (KOD)
  2. Nathaniel Attoh
  3. Okyeame Kwame
  4. Too Sweet Annan
  5. Stephen Appiah
  6. Lawyer Kwame Akuffo

Fashion Designer of the Year

  1. Brommon Bespoke
  2. Elikem Kumodzi the tailor
  3. Chocolate by Kwaku Bediako
  4. Abrantie the gentleman
  5. Tonyi Senayah- Horseman shoes
  6. Fred Deegbe- Heel the world (beads & shoes)

Discovery of the Year

  1. Isaac Chwuku Udeh
  2. Medikal
  3. Gilbert Ramy Carrey
  4. Sangu Delle
  5. Alex Adjei Bram
  6. David Osei 

Honorary Awards

  • Ultimate Man Of The Year (The Flagship Award)
  • Ultimate Woman Of The Year (Complimentary Award)
  • Man Of The Year (Business), The Magnate Award
  • Man Of The Year (Corporate)
  • Man Of The Year (Agriculture) Also Captioned As The “Green Fingers”
  • Man Of The Year (Health)
  • Man Of The Year (Governance)
  • Man Of The Year (Mentorship)
  • Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Recognition Awards
  • Citizen Ghana Award   And
  • The Osagyefo Peace Award

To vote for your favourite nominee type EMYs, the category, the nominee’s name and send to MTN short code 1132 or on Vodafone, Tigo & Airtel via- 3701. Voting ends on the 18th June 2017.

The award ceremony comes off Saturday, June 24, 2017 at the Kempinski Hotel, Gold Coast City, Accra.

It is aimed at awarding men who have excelled in various fields of endeavour such as business, education, arts, fashion, technology and communication.

Exclusive Men’s Magazine

By: Kwame Dadzie/



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