ANN7 SATY 2016 Nominees Announced

The South African of the year nominees for 2016 have been announced.  The ceremony is set to take place in November 2016 at the TicketPro Dome, Johannesburg under the theme, Reflection and Progression. The awards consist of 7 categories listed below:

1. Music Artist of the Year

  • Black Coffee
  • Big Nuz
  • Black Motion
  • Emtee
  • Joyous Celebration
  • Nathi
  • Zonke

2. Personality of the Year (Radio/TV)

  • Katlego Maboe – Expresso
  • Bobby van Jaaerveld – The Voice
  • Bonang Matheba – Metro FM
  • Robert Marawa – Metro FM and SuperSport
  • Somizi Mhlongo – Idols SA
  • Thato Molamu – Greed & Desire and East Coast Radio
  • Jay Anstey – Actress and Model

3. Business Innovator of the Year

  • Bheki Kunene – Mind Trix media
  • Connie & Shona Ferguson – Ferguson Film
  • Julie Alexander Fourie – Ifix
  • Leisl Algeo – Launchpad learning
  • Sisa Ngebulana – Rebosis Property
  • Sylvester Chauke- DNA Brand Architects
  • Wahl Bartmann – CEO fidelity security group

4. Sportsperson of the Year

  • Chad le Clos – Swimming
  • Elton Jantjies – Rugby player
  • Kagiso Rabada – Cricket
  • Keagan Dolly – Soccer
  • Luvo Manyonga – Athletics
  • Shaun Keeling & Lawrence Brittain
  • Wayde van Niekerk – Athletics

5. Conservationist of the Year

  • African Penguin Project – Cape Nature
  • EWT – Livestock Guarding Dog Project
  • Eco Solutions – Township Owl project
  • Joburg Zoo – Wild Dogs project
  • Kruger National Park – Ivory Anti poaching project
  • Mabula Ground Hornbill Project
  • Vulpro – Cape Vulture project

6. Youth Leader of the Year

  • Armand Duvenage – Inventor of wireless energy management system
  • Kiara Nirghin – Wonder material to fight drought
  • Moshe Ndiki – YouTuber
  • Neftaly Malatjie – Diepsloot Youth Projects
  • Nokwethemba Mtshali-Hadebe – CEO of Bertha Gxowa hospital in Germiston
  • Taylor Gibb – Dervico R&D, founder of Developer hut
  • Tsitsi Chiumya – Game Designer & founder of SHAPA studios

7. South African of The Year

  • Black Coffee
  • Wayde van Niekerk
  • Terry Pheto
  • Glen Mashinini
  • Brian Molefe
  • Caster Semenya

Who’s getting your vote? Click on this LINK to vote for your fave (their site is messy AF though).

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