AMCVA Announces Date For 2023 Awards
The announcement of nominations will take place on April 9.
The Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA) has released the date for this year’s edition.
The AMVCA 2023 will be held in Lagos, Nigeria, on May 18-20, 2023, according to the organizers of the awards that recognize African film talents.
The announcement was made by Dr. Busola Tejumola, Executive Head of Content and West Africa Channels at MultiChoice Nigeria AMVCA.
She said it will be a 3-day event starting with a cultural night to the runaway show and nominee gala. The main awards will be held on May 20, 2023.
According to the organizers, the nominations will be announced on April 9.
Last year’s awards, which were held at the Eko Hotel & Suites in Lagos, saw Stan Nze and Osas Ighodaro win Best Actor and Actress in a Drama, respectively.
Other actors that went home with AMVCA awards in the last edition include Funke Akindele, who won Best Actress in a comedy, and Samuel Perry aka Broda Shaggi, who won for the male version of the same category.
Amina, a historical drama directed by Izu Ojukwu and starring Okey Ogunjiofor, was named Best Overall Film.