Connie Chiume and Zikhona Bali have bagged international recognition.
The two local actresses can not be more excited.
Connie will be awarded an International Lifetime Achievement in Entertainment Award at the Hollywood and African Prestigious Awards (HAPAs) while Zikhona has ben nominated for the Best Actress in a Film in Africa.
Many of their fans and other celebrities have taken to their social media to pen down congratulatory messages to them.
Connie said she is very excited for the recognition and would personally accept the award.
“I am grateful for this. It means the world is not just watching my work but they love it. It’s not common that a person gets two lifetime awards. This is a huge milestone for me. I’ve been in the industry for 45years and am still learning”