Maishagalan brings attention to women and enthusiasts who have made outstanding contributions in various fields related to Africa. During the gala awards are given in several categories, including: the woman of the year, this year’s inspiration, this year’s entrepreneur and Artist of the Year.
Winners are selected by a jury and will be named on Maishagalan in May.
Here are the nominees for Maishagalan 2012:
Adrianne George BWIE
Anna Lena Eriksson Tell Dansdojon
Asha Ali www.ashaali.com
Beldina Malaika ifiwereabell.se
Clementina Akuyo Brown, dancer / teacher of traditional dances from Ghana, including opening for the Rolling Stones
Elisabeth Nyaure Afro Hair Academy
Josette Bushell Mingo Wikipedia
“KeyShimba” Blenda Kabondo
Margaret Svenungsson Kalebassi
Matilda Dagba became the first Miss Africa Sweden 2008 and is engaged for years in efforts to empower young African women in Sweden.