5 Things You Must Know About ‘AMAA’ Awards 2017
The African film industry has transcended to an international level where Industry players organize different Awards ceremony to celebrate and give accolades to outstanding Artiste making magnificent impacts to grow the African film brand.
One of the many Awarding platforms that put together Awards event in Africa is ‘AMAA’.
African Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) being the body that takes charge in presenting Awards annually to recognized excellence of professionals in the film industry in Africa is in the news again.
After a superb Awards night last year which was held in Port-Harcourt, River State, the organizers are gearing up to stage a world class event this year in Lagos.
Below are some selected things you should be aware about this year’s event.
- The nomination was announced in 14th May by the president of the AMMA Jury, Mr. Bernie Goldblat at Kigali Rwanda.
- The 2017 Awards night will be held at Nigeria’s Entertainment hub, Lagos State, at EKO Hotel.
- Ramsey Noah has been nominated as ‘Best Actor’ in a leading role in the film, ‘76’.
- Official host for the Awards night will be the delectable, multi-talented and Beautiful, Nse Ikpe Etim
- This year’s Event will be the 13th edition after the last edition which was held in Portharcourt, Rivers State.