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By Oluwatoyin Adeleye

It was a glamorous night as movie stars came in their numbers to the 2017 edition of the week-long Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) which came to a spectacular close with the presentation of the Globe Awards at the Eko Hotel Convention Center, Lagos.

Stars like Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Kate Henshaw, Ramsey Nouah, Kunle Afolayan, Chioma Chukwuka-Akpotha, Kunle Idowu, Olu Jacobs, Bolanle Austen-Peters, Ini Dima Okojie, Linda Ejiofor, Omoye Uzamere, Nonso Bassey, Fred Amata among others all walked the red carpet.

Lala Akindoju and Serge Noukoue, founder of Nollywood Week Paris hosted this year’s edition of the Globe awards.

Wulu (Mali), Felicité (Senegal) and Nigeria’s Hakkunde were some of the big winners of the night.

Watch clips from the event below:

See full list of winners below:

Wulu (Mali), Felicité (Senegal) and Nigeria’s Hakkunde were some of the big winners of the night.

See the full list of winners:

Best Actor:

Ibrahim Koma, Wulu (Mali)

Best Actress:

Lydia Forson, Keteke (Ghana)

Special Jury Mention:

Alter Ego (Nigeria)

Oronto Douglas Award for Best Nigerian Film

Hakkunde (Nigeria)

Best Screenplay

Wulu (Mali)

Best Director

Alain Gomis, Felicité (Senegal)

Audience Choice Award

The Lost Café (Nigeria)

Best Student Short

The Fall (South Africa)

Best Short Film

1745 (UK)

Best Animation

Huse Met Lang Ore (South Africa)

Best Documentary

We Have Never Been Kids (Egypt)

Best Feature Film

I Am Not a Witch (Zambia/UK)

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