Hosts Named for Africa Movie Academy Awards

The charismatic Big Brother Africa presenter IK Osakioduwa and StarGist’s leading lady, Vimbai Mutinhiri, have been chosen to host the Africa Magic Viewers' Choice Awards.
  • Rwanda:  Ik and Vimbai to Host AMVCA

    The New Times, 9 March 2013

    Big Brother Africa presenter IK Osakioduwa and Star Gist presenter Vimbai Mutinhiri are ready to play hosts to Africa's most glittering event - an evening dedicated to honouring ... read more »

  • Zambia:  Three Zambians Nominated for AMVCA Awards

    The Times of Zambia, 9 March 2013

    THREE Zambian artists have been nominated to receive continental accolades in the prestigious AfricaMagic Viewers' Choice Awards (AMVCA) this evening. read more »

  • Nigeria:  IK, Vimbai to Host Africamagic Viewers' Choice Awards

    Vanguard, 1 March 2013

    With the Highly anticipated AfricaMagic Viewers' Choice Awards (AMVCAs) holding two weeks away from now(March 9), organizers are leaving no stone unturned in their bid to create a ... read more »

  • Zimbabwe:  Vimbai to Co-Host Africamagic Viewers' Choice Awards

    The Herald, 28 February 2013

    With the highly-anticipated AfricaMagic Viewers' Choice Awards (AMVCAs) on March 9 just a week away, organisers are hard at work creating a brilliant night of African film and TV ... read more »

  • Kenya:  IK, Vimbai Chosen to Host Fresh African Awards

    Capital FM, 27 February 2013

    TV presenters IK and Vimbai have been chosen to host the first ever Africa Magic Viewers' Choice Awards (AMVCAs) which take place in Lagos on March 9. read more »

  • Kenya:  AfricaMagic Award Nominee Gets Into Music

    The Star, 15 February 2013

    Kenyan actress Maureen Koech will battle for Best Supporting Actress In a Drama against other African actresses like Thishiwe Ziqubu of Man on Ground, Harriet Manamela of Otelo ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  We Review Over 300 Movie Entries for the AMVC Awards - Judges

    Daily Trust, 17 February 2013

    Judges on the panel of AfricaMagic Viewers' Choice Awards (AMVCA) have reviewed over 300 movie entries before pencilling down nominees in the 24 categories to be considered for ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Africa Magic Unveils Award Trophy in Nairobi

    The Star, 2 February 2013

    On Wednesday night, the trophy for the inaugural Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards was unveiled at a cocktail dubbed The Trophy Tour at the Serena. read more »

  • Kenya:  Kenyans Bag Six Slots in Viewers' Choice Awards

    The Star, 30 January 2013

    On Monday night, the nominees for the first-ever AfricaMagic Viewers' Choice Awards (AMVCAs) were revealed during a special edition of lifestyle program 53 Extra. read more »

  • Gambia:  Gambian Film Producer in Jury of First African Magic Viewer's Choice Awards

    The Point, 22 January 2013

    Ebou Waggeh, the CEO of WAX Media, has returned from Johannesburg, South Africa, where he served as a judge in the first phase of a new MNET initiative, to award excellence in ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Local Filmmakers Get Africamagic Awards Entry Extension

    The Star, 1 November 2012

    Kenyan filmmakers have been given guidelines on how to properly submit their entries for the inaugural AfricaMagic Viewers' Choice Awards set for March 2013 in Lagos, Nigeria. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Genevieve, Jackie, Others Nominated for Best Actress Award

    Leadership, 2 February 2013

    Africa Magic Viewer's Choice Awards (AMVCA), on Monday unveiled its nominees for the Best actress in Drama category Award which paraded the best of African actresses, Genevieve ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Funke Akindele Rocks in Her Latest 'Jenifa' Movie

    Leadership, 2 February 2013

    Funke Akindele-Oloyede seems to be having it all good as her acting career continues to soar unabated. Recently she was in New York City for the shooting of her movie, Everybody ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Bimbo Thomas - I'm Single but Not Available

    This Day, 2 February 2013

    Her entry into comedy film with 'Jenifa' stamped her feet on the towering Yoruba movie sub-sector and since then, simply bubbly BIMBO THOMAS has graced the movie sets just as much ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Nollywood, Gaining More Popularity Amidst Criticisms

    Leadership, 3 February 2013

    Over the years, the Nigerian film industry has experienced tremendous growth amidst challenges and criticism. PATIENCE IVIE IHEJIRIKA and SAMUEL ABULUDE report. read more »

  • Nigeria:  'Otelo Burning', 'Mirror Boy' Lead AMVCA

    Daily Trust, 2 February 2013

    A hundred and ten nominations were made from 43 different movies from Nigeria, Ghana, Cameroon, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and South Africa for the 2013 edition of the Africa ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  AMVCA Nomination Stirs Nollywood

    Daily Trust, 26 January 2013

    There is much tension in Nollywood at the moment as practitioners await the announcement of nominees for the first Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA) to be announced on ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Clash of Titans As AMVCA Unveils Nominees

    Vanguard, 2 February 2013

    The stage is set again as South African film, "Otelo Burning' battles Nigeria's 'The Mirror Boy" in the inaugural AfricaMagic Viewers' Choice Awards (AMVCAs). read more »


  • Kenya:  Lies That Bind Leads Kenyan Nominees At AMVCA

    Capital FM, 30 January 2013

    Kenya has received six nominations for the inaugural Africa Magic Viewer's Choice Awards, which take place in Lagos on the second week of March. read more »

  • Kenya:  Deadline Extended for Entries to African 'Oscars'

    Capital FM, 1 November 2012

    The deadline for submitting entries to the AfricaMagic Viewer's Choice Awards has been extended until next Friday, amid a last minute rush. read more »

  • Uganda:  Africa Magic Launches Viewers Choice Awards

    East African Business Week, 29 October 2012

    Africa Magic has announced the first edition of its viewers' choice awards to celebrate African film and television talent both in front of and behind the cameras. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Africamagic Unveils Viewers' Choice Awards

    Vanguard, 29 September 2012

    Last weekend, MultiChoice Africa recorded another milestone when its popular channel, AfricaMagic instituted an award called AfricaMagic Viewers' Choice Awards. read more »