Singer turned actress Hellen Lukoma has scooped the prestigious BEFFTA Best African actress award.
Lukoma beat popular African stars like Eniola Badmus, Joselyn Dumas, Wema Sepetu, Diane Parish and Mercy Johnson Okojie
The excited actress said: “Yes we made it, one step at a time.”
For her astonishing role in “Time Irreversible”—a short film, Lukoma has garnered more international recognition in the recent past.
One of the outstanding features in the movie was when she undertook a sex scene; something that is unheard of in Ugandan-made films.
The BEFFTA award ceremony always packed with Africa’s Crème de la Crème has previously awarded timeless achievers like Didier Drogba, Waris Hussein of BBC series “Dr. Who” to mention just a few.