Malawian young social changer and youth activist Dennis Imaan seems to have his international doors open fast as he has been officially announced as the host for the forthcoming Malawi Achievers Awards SA alongside Spotless, a budding female Afro Pop singer.
Imaan confirmed this to Malawi Punch and expressed his gratitude for the opportunity having officially signed a contract to be the host for this glamorous event.
“Its no lie I am a born and bred Malawian and I will be flying out of Malawi in the next few days to South Africa for the first time and am glad that I will be out for serious business of hosting these prestigious Awards in the Rainbow Nation. This is a done deal now and all is set. To say this is a dream come true is an understatement but this is more than I expected right now but am always ready for bigger challenges in life. I am more than excited”, explained Imaan.
Dennis is a tourism and media entrepreneur, founder and Director of Determination Tourism Consultants which is into tourism marketing and consulting, social media, artists and events managent and also manages Uwawuke Bicycle Tours.
He was awarded the most innovative media person by Lake of Stars in 2014 with GiantPlus Media project. He is the founder of Lilongwe TEA, Facilitator of Lilongwe Pitch Night and part of The TEDx Lilongwe Organising Team and media coordinator of the Building Bridges Road To Nairobi Malawi Team.
Meanwhile, the organisers of the Awards, Mbiri Events also confirmed the presence of Gemini Major and DJ Waxxy who will perfume at the event.
Gemini Major is signed to Cassper’s Family Tree Label and he has recently dropped his his single Ragga Ragga featuring South Africa’s top hip-hop stars including Cassper Nyovest himself and Rick Ricky.
The two artists will be joining Buffalo Souljah, Tay Grin, Fredokiss, DJ Tabs, Janta, Nesnes and the Swagg Boiz who were already confirmed to perform at the highly anticipated show expected to take place at Scarlet Ribbon in Edenvale next Saturday, July 9.
“We just want to make this typical Malawian event at an international stage. We added Gemini Major because he has been shining a lot in South Africa and we believe he can interact with his country. For DJ Waxxy, he is regarded as one of the finest DJ’s in Africa and such talent cannot be passed by.
According to Mwale, ten awards will be presented to ten personalities in different fields including Sports, Entertainment, Social Work and Good Will.