BBC RADIO 1 DJ Clara Amfo won Best Radio Personality at last night’s Glamour Awards in London’s Mayfair.
“Oh life! Massive THANK YOU to all the lovely readers of @glamourmaguk and to all of you lot who listen to me on Radio 1. It is sincerely appreciated,” the UK-born presenter wrote on Instagram.
Clara also said it was extra special to be presented with her award by British singer Craig David.
“What a joy to receive an award from this don,” she said.
The 31-year-old was born was born in Kingston upon Thames after her father, a microbiologist, immigrated from Ghana in the 1970s.
She currently presents the mid-morning show on the popular station, which she took over from Fearne Cotton in May last year.
“So happy for @claraamfo what an amazing woman,” Craig David wrote.
The ceremony, by Glamour Magazine in association with Next, is now in its 13th year.
WORDS: Layla Young