By Reporter

The Abryanz Style & Fashion Awards (ASFAs) is an African fashion award ceremony that acknowledges and celebrates African fashion industry stakeholders. The “Nomination” process has officially opened today to the general public September 23rd, 2019 and closes on the 8th, October 2019

The seventh edition of the ASFAs will be held under the theme, “THE STARZ”. Set to be the biggest edition yet with a mission to highlight the tradition of selflessness of the African nation to uplift one another through advancements of adaption, and the modern global status quo with compelling ideas between self identity and recognition of ownership. This theme seeks to emphasize that the new outlook of the future African generations is for “US BY US” hence its name the STARZ.

ASFA 2019 will celebrate African creative across 14 categories. In line with the ASFA 2019 theme, ‘The Starz’, this year’s show will also feature special HONORARY AWARDS i.e. ICON AWARD, LIFETIME ACHIEVEMNT


This year’s nominees, and eventual winners are to be selected and vetted based on their works through out 2019 that made them shine.

The 2019 Abryanz Style and Fashion Awards nominations are officially open to the public. You are free to nominate your 2019 Fashion STAR in the categories below.


Honorees (To be selected by the Asfa 2019 panel)

• Icon Award

• Lifetime Achievement Award

• Positive Change

• Special recognition Award for Innovation

Other Categories

• Fashion Designer

• Model of the Year (Uganda & Africa)

• Fashion Stylists (Uganda & Africa)

• Hair stylist (Uganda & Africa)

• Fashion Photographer (Uganda & Africa)

• Make up Artist (Uganda & Africa)

• Most Stylish Artist (Uganda & Africa)

• Music Video Award (Uganda & Africa)

• Fashion Media Excellence (Uganda & Africa)

• Fashionista of the Year (Uganda & Africa

NOTE: For category profile visit

For eligibility, one should be; 18 years and above, African or of dual citizenship. Foreigners are only eligible if they have been residing or working

in Africa for at least two years. The potential nominee should have been active in the fashion industry from the period of August 2018 to August 2019.


Via email:

STEP 1: Give a brief description of yourself or the person you would like to nominate under a specific category.

STEP 2: Attach a portfolio (work) of the nominee

STEP 3: Send email to A confirmation of receipt will be sent for received submissions.

Via website:

STEP 1: Visit

STEP 2: Fill in the nomination form on the website about yourself or the person you would like to nominate under a specific category.

STEP 3: Attach a portfolio with the nominee’s work in the fashion industry. STEP 4: Submit.

Via Social Media

Using your active twitter, Facebook and Instagram

Post a picture of your nominee

Caption the image with the name of the category and nominee you wish to nominate.

Don’t forget to use the hashtags #ASFA2019 #TheSTARZ

A confirmation of receipt will be sent for received submissions.

For inquires contact: Guidelines on participation can be found on the ASFAs website: