Thu 03 Mar 2016, 12:00
Leading African acts Flavour, Yemi Alade, Zonke and Ali Kiba are billed to perform at the fourth edition of the prestigious AfricaMagic Viewers’ Choice Awards.
Leading African acts Flavour, Yemi Alade, Zonke and Ali Kiba are billed to perform at the fourth edition of the prestigious AfricaMagic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCAs) holding at the Eko Hotel on Saturday 5 March. Viewers can tune in to watch the show live on all AfricaMagic channels on DStv and GOtv from 17:00 CAT.
The AMVCA is the biggest celebration of film and television talent across Africa with the first edition holding in 2013. This year, the show promises to be even bigger with top contenders from across Africa vying for honours in a number of voting and non-voting categories including the newly introduced Best Movie West Africa, Best Movie Southern Africa and Best Movie Eastern Africa categories.
The Director, M-Net West Africa, Wangi Mba-Uzoukwu, said: “We are excited to once again celebrate the finest hands in African film and television. We urge viewers from all across Africa and the rest of the world to tune in on Saturday 5 March as we find out who wins top honours this year. The show promises to be a great experience for guests on ground and for viewers at home, as there will be exciting performances from some of Africa’s biggest names in music and comedy.”
Viewers should expect an evening of fun, excitement and stellar performances from Nigerian highlife and pop sensation, Flavour, and rave of the moment songstress Yemi Alade. Also performing at the AMVCAs are comedians Salvador and Thomas Gumede from Uganda and South Africa respectively.
John Ugbe, the Managing Director of MultiChoice Nigeria, said: “We are delighted to once again bring the AMVCAs to our viewers across Africa. At MultiChoice, we firmly believe in recognizing established and budding talent in the film and television industry, even as we remain committed to endeavours that recognise the hard work these talents put in every day, behind and in front of the cameras. We urge all viewers to tune in and catch the show as it promises to be truly exciting.”
The 4th edition of the AMVCAs holds on Saturday 5 March 2016 and will be broadcast on all AfricaMagic channels on DStv and GOtv from 17:00 CAT. For more information on the AMVCAs and other Africa Magic programming, please visit www.africamagic.tv