Mart Barber and Fresh Kid among nominiees for The Starqt Awards 2019 in South Africa

The awards are slated for October 26th in Johannesburg nominations are in eight categories, which

include Entertainment, Business, Unsung Heroes,

Lifestyle, Sports, Community, Global, and Miss

and Mr Uganda South Africa.


Ugandan musician Sheebah will headline the

awards ceremony, which will be hosted by

Ugandan TV personality Sheila Gashumba.


“Everything we do is fuelled by our passion for

celebrating the power of unity, acknowledging

whose actions and hard work have impacted on

society. As we set inspiration to the rest targeting

development among all,” an official statement on

the Starqt website says.

“The Starqt Awards Entertainment sector is

dedicating time to highlight these music and art

key players, creative individuals and innovative

firms who have provided the world with new,

cutting-edge entertainment. Hence supporting

and empowering young people in the urban



Below are the Entertainment categories for this

year’s awards:


DJ/VJ of the Year

Club Night of the Year

Best Ugandan Artist in South Africa

UG Artist of the Year in South Africa

Upcoming Artist of the Year

Entertainment Personality of the Year

Promoter of the Year

Entertainment Sponsor

Video of the Year

Song of the year

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