This Day (Lagos)

Nigeria: J-Martins Named African Music Ambassador

Award winning artiste and producer, J-Martins has been named African Music Ambassador by the organizers of Golden Icon Academy Movie Awards (GIAMA) which took place at the Morris Cultural Center, Houston, USA recently.

The afro pop singer who recently dropped a new single, 'Kpomo' was accorded the honor based on his outstanding achievements in the African music industry.

Speaking at the event he thanked his numerous fans and supporters who have stood by him throughout his almost fifteen year career 'Its a privilege to be here today and to be honored by the organizers of this event. My immense gratitude goes to my fans who've stood by me every step of the way. God bless every one of you.' Says JMartins.

Golden Icon Academy Movie Awards (GIAMA) is an annual awards event designed to celebrate the very best of Africa's rich culture of entertainment as well as to honour excellence and creativity in the Nigerian entertainment industry.

Other recipients of the awards include Nollywood artistes Stella Damasus, Ramsey Nouah and Big Brother All-Stars Winner, Uti Nwachuckwu.

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