Juliana Kanyomozi, Halima Kawalya and Aisha Nabukeera agreeably shone at the Diva season 6 launch party.
Hundreds of revelers turned up at Club Ambience Kampala on Sunday for the launch of the Diva Awards season 6.
The well-organized event had some upcoming divas performing and all revelers were treated to free drinks and bites.
Unlike in the past, the organizers decided to kick start the launch by giving out four awards to outstanding ladies who have been role models.
Halima Namakula won “The Humanitarian award” based on the excellent work her Ngo “Women at work International” are doing with HIV and fistula patients.
Aisha Nabukera won “The Courageous award” based on her brave life story
Joanita Kawalya won “The Lifetime achievement” award based on her music Journey and Education work that spans for over 30 years.
Juliana Kanyomozi won “The social recognition Award” based on her achievements in music.
In their acceptance speeches, both Halima and Joanita praised the organizers for recognising the role of women in society and asked other Award organizers to follow suit.
Diva awards have previously awarded various ladies including Cindy Sanyu winning the first ever Diva award.
Here are the categories for this year;
ROLE MODEL CATEGORIES 1. Sports Role Model Diva 2. Fashion and style Role Model Diva 3. Press/Media(Entertainment) Role Model 4. Theatre Role Model Diva 5. Best Actress Role Model Diva 6. TV Presenter (Entertainment) Role Model Diva 7. Standup Comedian Role Model Diva 8. Radio Presenter (Entertainment) Role Model Diva 9. Humanitarian 10. Lifetime Achievement Diva
MUSIC CATEGORIES 1. Exceptional video 2. Outstanding song 3. Uprising Diva
VIDEO CATEGORIES 1. Best message Video 2. Best originality Video 3. Best Production Video 4. Best Dance Video
SONG CATEGORIES 1. Best Message Song 2. Best Originality Song 3. Best Production Song 4. Best Arrangement Song The mega Gala night will be held in March 2016.