On Sunday 17 October 2021, the Town Hall of Ouagadougou hosted a diner cocktail given in honour of the stars of cinema. The red capet was rolled out to celebrate the men and the women who are the pride of African cinema.
It was a real parade of stars : Tailor- made suits and dresses and other « bling bling » was at the rendez-vous to make this night glamour. Armand Roland Pierre Beouinde, Mayor of the capital city, welcomed his distinguished guests. Many stars from various areas of activities walked on the red carpet. Humorists Souké and Siriki, Moussa Petit Sergent, famous designers such as Korotimi Dao, and Sebastian Bazemo, choregraphers including Irene Tassembedo, Germene Akonine and Blandine Yameogo. Musicians Didier Awadi, Tim Winsé and Smarty. Women and men from the world of culture and sports, Ildevert Medah, Alain Héma, Aristide Tarnagda, Hypolite Wangrawa, Odile Sankara, AÏ Keita, Guy Kalou, Gustave Sorgho, Moumouni Dagano, Paul Domon, Hugue Fabrice, Salfo Soré Asalfo, Etienne Minoungou, Kevin Moné, Serge Henry, Iron Biby, and Paté’O, to name a few, were all received trophees. During that night, Senegal, Country Guest of Honour of the 2021 edition, received many times. This night which highlights African talents was punctuated by musical performances.