President Uhuru Kenyatta and MultiChoice CEO Tim Jacobs congratulating Journalist of the Year winner Hyacinthe Boowurosigue Sanou

See the guests and journalists who attended the CNN African Journalist Awards, held in Nairobi.

The CNN MultiChoice African Journalist Awards held on Saturday was a colourful event that saw journalists and guests from different African countries converge at the Kenyan capital to share more than just journalism, as African fashion was represented to its best.

Burkinabé journalist Hyacinthe Boowurosigue Sanou clinched the coveted Journalist of the Year Award in the gala that was also graced by MultiChoice Africa CEO Tim Jacobs and Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta.

Remember you can catch the CNN MultiChoice African Journalist Awards as it airs on Sunday 18 October at 18:00 on AfricaMagic World (Channel 155) across the continent.

But first, have a look at how it all went down: