.Rachael Magoola to Judge at the upcoming Club Music Video Awards
.Meet the rest of the judges one by one and what they do
.Official nominations list to be released soon
Veteran singer and dancer attached to Uganda’s legendary band Afrigo, Rachael Magoola has been named among the eight judges slated to judge at the Upcoming Club Music Awards on Saturday the 18th of March 2017. Uganda’s music will be recognised and awards given to winners and artistes and the general public should there wait to see who is nominated where as Club is set of officially unveil the nominees list on Valentine’s Day.
According to the organisers Club Pilsener, they say it is an honour to have Magoola whose original compositions reflect the richness of her country’s cultural heritage imbedded in a modern sound as one of the judges on the panel. But who are the rest?
Two judges namely Angola’s top model and TV host Karina Barbosa and Namibia’s Tim Ekandjo the Human Capital and Corporate Affairs Officer for Mobile Telecommunications Company (MTC) which is the country’s biggest telecommunications company, were unveiled a while ago so meet the rest below.
Rucci is a fearless influencer, motivational and inspirational speaker, a social and serial entrepreneur.
He has been a board member of NBS TV since 2008 and for more than 20 years, he and his two best friends call them Limit X, traversed the world singing Inspirational music, leaving a trail of fans in over 59 countries worldwide.
Isaac retired from globe-trotting and entered the field of promotions and event management, pioneering the high bar for events’ standards in East Africa by bringing iconic stars like Cece Winans, Kirk Franklin and Billy Ocean
He is currently the host of Billion Lotto, the Uganda National Lottery, a product of the Ministry of finance.
Also known as Edy Sendi, he is a passionate British trained computer scientist who wears many hats in the performing arts space. He is a hands-on Studio Producer, Theatre Director, comedy sketch writer, performing arts critic and a lover of Ugandan Music History.
Edward Sendikaddiwa runs West Records, a local production house producing radio adverts and Television commercials. Under the same company he runs a talent booking department for Musicians, MCs, Comedians, Actors, Actresses and Dancers.
He works with Dembe FM as a panellist on Talk & Talk show, an entertainment talk show.
Adong Lucy Judith
She is a Film/Theatre Director, Writer & Producer, graduating from Temple University MFA Film and Media in 2015 under the prestigious Fulbright Scholarship (2012), where she also took classes in MFA Theatre Directing.
She is famous for directing two of her plays Ga-AD (2016) and Silent Voices, an alumna of M-Net East Africa Screenwriters Lab (2010). Judith worked as a Staff Screenwriter for M-Net’s original Television Drama Series, The Agency (2009) as well as an alumna of Maisha Film Lab.
Her work has been presented in different global theatres in New York, London, Toronto and Chicago, and is being studied at Ivy League Universities like Princeton University, Dartmouth College, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, where she has occasionally been invited as a visiting artist.
Olamide Ayodeji Adedeji is one of Nigeria’s brightest and smartest media industry individuals that have carved a niche for himself across the media and entertainment landscape in Nigeria.
With over 12 years of solid experience that cuts across television and radio broadcast, live events, publishing and media production, Olamide is one of the most creative and exceptional individuals you’ll find around to help you bring your ideas to life with the simplest, creative and precise solution(s).
Olamide works in various capacities with global companies like Guinness, Unilever, Nokia, MTN, Nigerian Breweries, Multichoice, Sound City, ONTV, Spice TV, Urban Radio and more.