I came to the industry for business and money, not awards – Shatta Wale

Award-winning dancehall musician, Charles Nii Armah Mensah commonly called Shatta Wale, has mentioned he prefers producing to receiving .

In an interview with Kisa Gbekle on the of Enjoyment Present, the Main Executive Officer of Shatta Motion Empire expressed desire in building a lot of income from his new talent.

“I’m religious but when it arrives to the business enterprise aspect, God is aware that when I have to say some hard phrase in songs, I will say it,” he stated, “My culture has not gotten that small business path that we are on but having to know me a great deal improved will make them fully grasp,” he extra.

The ‘Gringo’ hitmaker went on to lament about the irregularities that are hindering the outside world from recognizing what Ghanaian musicians are capable of building it.

Fameye Doesn’t Deserve Ghana Music Awards Artiste Of The Year – Critics

With 2019 gradually coming to an conclude, players in the songs industry have now started off the discussions about who justifies what in the Vodafone Audio for 2020.

Although numerous names have previously began flying round about which artiste ought to have to choose the most prestigious award of the night time, The VGMA Artiste of the Yr, panelists of Content FM’s “showbiz Xtra’ leisure assessment present hosted Health practitioner Cann have laughed off the suggestion that Fameye deserves to gain that award.

In accordance to them in the job interview monitored by zionfelix.internet, even even though he has been highlighted on a good deal of music this yr and has made some waves with his songs, his arrive at this year with his artistry does not merit the VGMA Artiste Of The Yr title.

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They more argued that the simple fact that Fameye’s tunes are loudly blasting in speakers on the streets of does not imply the condition is the exact almost everywhere is Ghana.

A single panelist also hilariously said that Ghana is bigger than Accra and that if folks believe Fameye warrants the Artiste of the 12 months award, then they must also mention the names of Wendy Shay or Quamina MP due to the fact they are all in the exact league.

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Advans Ghana honoured at 2019 Sustainable & Social Investment Awards

Advans  Discounts and Loans has been adjudged the overall Greatest Enterprise in Charitable Giving at the 2019 Sustainability and Expense Awards (SSIA).

The Personal savings and Financial loans Firm was nominated in two types at the awards function, which took spot in Accra, beneath the concept: “Celebrating Impactful Makes and their Sustainable Legacies”.

CEO of Advans Ghana, Mr Olivier Bailly-Béchet, and Head of Partnerships Enhancement, Mr Alhassan Salley, represented the institution and picked up the award.

In a push to citinewsroom.com, the CEO, Mr Olivier Bailly-Béchet applauded the team for constantly availing on their own for social commitments.

“It was by your collective attempts that Advans Ghana stood out of the crowd of several organisations to get the award,” he explained.

He further observed that the award is a demonstration of the solid relevance Advans Ghana attaches to currently being accountable and constructing recognition of social and environmental difficulties amongst the employees, consumers, companions and the communities in which the institution operates.

Mr. Bailly-Béchet, also reported that the comapny will carry on to make investments in impactful routines as a outcome of getting Social Accountability completely integrated in the Company’s values, corporate governance, spending plan, reporting and actions”.

Advans Ghana is a subsidiary of the Advans Group, headquartered in Paris, with a presence in nine countries in Africa and Asia. It serves extra than a person million shoppers.

In Ghana, the organization operates in 20 branches across eight locations, with the head business found in Accra-Newtown.

Between 2018 and 2019, the Savings and Loans Organization applied several Company Social Tasks (CSR) functions through its network branches across Ghana.

It furnished help to the leprosarium, hospitals and academic establishments. It also sponsored well being screening providers, market place cleaning actions and tree planting workouts to compensate for the company’s yearly paper consumption. It also has a partnership with the Royal Seed Residence orphanage and donated garbage containers, among the products, to establishments.

The SSI Awards is conceptualised to publicly recognise the impact produced by providers, enterprises, institutions and individuals through exemplary good results in voluntarily strengthening the good quality of everyday living of people and communities with several types, such as Sustainable Advancement Projects, Academic Sponsorship Jobs, Local community Growth & Infrastructure Job, Sanitation Services, Environmental Sustainability Assignments, Sustainable and Social Financial investment Projects.



I Pray Africa Has It’s Own Billboards And Awards Schemes- Edem

tunes has taken the earth by storm, with A checklist artistes leaving lasting impressions and sharing the entire world phases with top around the globe acknowledged artistes. Davido, Wizkid and Burna Boy are a couple of of such artistes putting on the map.

In see of this, rapper Edem has known as on tunes stakeholders in Africa to make the African duplicate of ‘Billboard’ and globally recognized awards schemes.

The rapper thinks this act would support the long run technology of African musicians.

Africa can boast of award schemes like AFRIMMA, MAMAs and a several but it seems it isn’t undertaking the continent great.

In a tweet by the Ewe rapper, he pointed out that there is the will need for the creation of the African Billboard because of the hoopla that comes with it. He mentioned that getting validation from the West would be very simple for the new crop of African musicians. He wrote

“The way Africa audio dey go… I pray we have our possess billboards and awards strategies and templates, so that potential generations would not appear for validation from the west. #Gbevu”

Billboard, positioned in the United States of The usa is a business that publishes audio, sights, viewpoints and what have you about planet music. It also organizes situations and style programs and ranks earth new music and albums from musicians across the globe.

How Didier Drogba Fulfilled A 10-Year Debt to Kylian Mbappe At The 2019 Ballon d’Or Awards (Photos)

On Monday night, Didier Drogba a 10-12 months credit card debt to Kylian Mbappe by getting a selfie with the French football star at the 2019 d’Or

The Chelsea legend discovered that he denied a then 10-calendar year-outdated Mbappe a picture immediately after a Champions League semi-remaining with Barcelona in 2009,  because he was not happy by the lousy officiating of referee Tom Henning Ovrebo just after Barcelona knocked out Chelsea.  

At the ceremony previous night time, Drogba, who hosted the ceremony together with Sandy Heribert invited the PSG striker to the Ballon d’Or stage to fulfill his ’10-yr debt’ to the French star.  He said on stage: ‘Ten several years back following a match, a little one came to me and wanted to choose a photograph.

‘That working day I reported no for the reason that of the consequence [and the refereeing]. I realized that the boy or girl was Kylian Mbappe. I want to pay out my debt now.’

Ghana Music Awards USA Launch Slated Jan. 18 2020

All is established for the official launch of the 2020 version of Audio United states of america.

Saturday, January 18, 2020, is that day the organizers have settled on to start the awards party which is expected to be a lot talked about.

According to the data gathered by .web, the location for the start will be the 915 NJ-73 MT Laurel Township.

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The dress code is strictly formal and it is also strictly by invitation.

Ghana Awards United states in accordance to organizers is to enable reward hardworking Ghanaian musicians.

Apple announces inaugural Apple Music Awards, Billie Eilish tops all

Audio celebrates Tunes with World wide, Dwell-Streamed Overall performance by Eilish at the Steve Careers Theater on 4 at 6:30 p.m. PST

Introducing the Apple New music Awards, a celebration of the very best and boldest musicians of 2019 and the monumental impression they have experienced on international society this yr. The Apple Tunes Awards honor achievements in songs across five unique categories and winners are decided on by way of a system that displays the service’s editorial point of view, blended with what consumers all around the earth are loving most.

The winners for Global Artist of the Calendar year, Songwriter of the Yr and Breakthrough Artist of the Year had been hand-chosen by Apple Music’s global editorial staff of gurus and tastemakers and supplied to artists who have legitimate passion for their craft, who boldly defy conventions in the group and who embody a sense of humanity, where listeners are drawn as substantially to who they are as to their songs. The awards for Album of the Yr and Song of the 12 months are based mostly on streaming information and reflective of what Apple Songs consumers have been listening to (on repeat) this calendar year.

And the winners are…
Artist of the 12 months: Billie Eilish
Album of The Yr: When We Slide Asleep, Where do We Go? – Billie Eilish
Breakthrough Artist of the Year: Lizzo
Track of the 12 months: “Old Town Road” by Lil Nas X

Apple Audio will celebrate the inaugural Apple Audio Awards with a bespoke efficiency from Billie Eilish at the Steve Jobs Theater at Apple Park. The show will be contrary to nearly anything at any time viewed from this unanimously topped Artist of the Calendar year. This distinctive event will be streamed dwell all-around the globe on December 4 at 6:30 p.m.

Bernard Ralph Adams Bags Nomination At 2020 Central Media Awards

Bernard Ralph Adams

Award-winning Ghanaian blogger, Bernard Ralph Adams, has grabbed a for himself in the 2020 Central Media (CeMA).

Bernard Ralph has been nominated in the Finest Blogger of the Calendar year along with other writers, Wyse Promotions, Kofi Tutu, Luis Osei, Central Famous people, and Mr. Riddims.

This is, on the other hand, the controlling editor of BrownGh.com and Ghnewsfilla.com‘s 2nd nomination from the CeMA as he had a nomination in the maiden version, wherever he was sooner or later adjudged the Finest Blogger of the Yr in 2019.

The multi-material curator took to picture and movie-sharing system, Instagram to announce the good information to his close friends and followers.

“Massive congratulations to ALL the bloggers who have been nominated for the Central Media Awards you all are entitled to it but please, let’s recall that several other excellent bloggers fly beneath the radar and hardly ever get any recognition, you are ALL valued far too!

The voting for the awards started out on November 21st and operates till 20th January and Anybody can vote.

I would totally like it if you would take into consideration voting for me.

Substantial thanks, of program, go to the men and women who nominated me, sincerely, thank you.

Any one can vote! Irrespective of irrespective of whether you vote for me or not even though there are some great bloggers nominated and whoever you vote for please vote and display your blogger some love.

For all bloggers whether you are new to running a blog or have been undertaking it for several years, have a significant adhering to or tiny, have a popularity or are continue to constructing yours, have your have type and voice or are continue to acquiring where by you healthy try to remember this:

I make any difference, you make any difference, we issue.
Ideal Regards,
Bernard Ralph Hollandsworth Adams” he wrote on the social networking internet site.

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Significant congratulations to ALL the bloggers who have been nominated for the Central Media Awards you all should have it but please, let’s recall that many other exceptional bloggers fly less than the radar and never get any recognition, you are ALL valued much too! The voting for the awards begun on November 21st and runs until 20th January and Anybody can vote. I would absolutely appreciate it if you would take into account voting for me. Enormous many thanks, of program, go to the individuals who nominated me, sincerely, thank you. Any individual can vote! Irrespective of whether or not you vote for me or not while there are some great bloggers nominated and whoever you vote for make sure you vote and exhibit your favourite blogger some appreciate. For all bloggers whether you are new to running a blog or have been undertaking it for decades, have a big pursuing or tiny, have a status or are however building yours, have your own style and voice or are still discovering exactly where you fit remember this: I make a difference, you matter, we matter. Most effective Regards, Bernard Ralph Hollandsworth Adams. #Bossplayer

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Daraja HAÏDARA from Mali wins ”African Young Personality of the Year” at the Africa 3535 Awards ceremony

The Africa 3535 Awards recognizes the major 35 youth less than 35 decades old amongst the most amazing in Africa and from the Afro-Diaspora. For the 2019 edition, these champions of growth and innovation were honored on Monday, November 25th, throughout a festive ceremony held at the Swiss Spirit Alisa Lodge in .

Chosen among the various hundred nominations, and adhering to a demanding choice, these 35 youthful laureates  have spearheaded noteworthy achievements  in their communities.

For this 4th edition, the 27-calendar year-previous Daraja HAÏDARA from Mali, a social activist, wins the Super Award of the African Youthful Temperament of the Yr, an award offered by Mr. Akwasi Opong-Fosu, former Minister of Environment, Science, Technologies and Environment, Innovation of .

Miss Daraja established in 2010 « Al Barka-AIDE Mali », a humanitarian affiliation that facilitates the sponsorship of countless numbers of needy young children. Thanks to it raises, the Association contributes to the education of hundreds of deprived small children, presents thousands of small children with college kits each individual academic year and facilitates obtain to delivery certificates and free of charge eye consultations for small children in a tough condition.

Extremely moved as she gets this award, Overlook Daraja committed her award to all small children in Africa to reach a everyday living with dignity. She subsequently expressed for her state, Mali, peace and bigger prospects for youth.

The awards ceremony was preceded earlier in the day by the”INSPIRATION AFRICA” meeting, which gave a speaking system for numerous laureates to share their stories and achievements with the Ghanaian public.

Now in its 4th version, the Africa 3535 Awards has grown to stand for a big occasion celebrating African youth excellence with a lot more than 1,400 candidates from 40 nations to day.

Access all the profiles of the 2019 laureates  on http://africa3535.com/2019ceremony

Zoomlion sweeps three SSI 2019 Awards in Accra

In its continuing custom of excellence, Africa’s squander management huge, Zoomlion Restricted, is as soon as all over again, the receiver of a few prestigious at the just ended Sustainable and Financial (SSI) 2019 Awards celebration held in Accra.

The firm picked up highly aggressive awards which includes the Finest Business in Supplying Sanitation Services, Best Enterprise in Giving Environmental Sustainability Projects and the Most effective Corporation in Sustainable and Social Expense Project (Environment Class. Other beneficiaries of the just finished awards bundled, McDan, MTN, GNPC Foundation and Goldfields, among many others.

The Board Chairman of the SSI Awards, Dr. Heyman Adu claimed the awards initiative is aimed at pinpointing and publicly recognizing the exemplary performance and achievements of providers and foundations operating in Ghana to make improvements to livelihoods in the communities they serve by way of their sustainable and social investment decision projects.

This year’s SSI Awards is its third and was convened underneath the theme, “Celebrating impactful makes and their sustainable legacies.”

Among the some others, the dignitaries who graced the event had been the Cuban ambassador to Ghana Pedro Luis Despaigne and Mr. Joseph Obeng Opoku, Chief Director of the Ministry of Sanitation and Drinking water Means who represented the sector minister Mrs. Cecilia Abena Dapaah.

Zoomlion has in excess of the a long time presented quite a few sustainable squander management interventions including the Built-in Recycling and Compost Plant (IRECOP) in Jamestown, Accra, which was commissioned this yr, the Accra Compost and Recycling Plant (ACARP) located at Adjen Kotoku in the Amasaman metropolitan space in Accra, and Sewerage Techniques Ghana Minimal (SSGL) at Lavender Hill. The advancement of the Lavender Hill venture dealt with, the moment and for all, the century-old dilemma of freestyle dodging into the sea. The Universal Plastic Product and Recycling (UPPR) plant also positioned in Accra are gurus in plastic recycling and manufacture superior-quality designed-in-Ghana waste bin as a core provider to the realization of the clear and healthy Ghana social countrywide trigger.

Other major projects include the Kumasi Compost and Recycling Plant (KCARP) which is at close to 98% completion and the Kumasi Wastewater Procedure Plant which is at this time underneath design.
Collectively, these various enhancement-focused tasks unfold throughout all locations in Ghana offer in excess of 85,000 work for Ghanaian citizens.

In addition to its a lot of assignments, Zoomlion has initiated lots of sanitation and environmental innovations and investigate by means of its partnership with universities in Ghana and abroad as properly as progress partnerships in the diaspora.

The enterprise, in truth, has turn out to be the citadel for squander administration innovation and best practices in the West African sub location.

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GNCCI awards Barclays as the Best Bank in Ghana

Barclays Bank Ghana, aspect of the Absa Group, has been adjudged Financial institution of the Calendar year at the 3rd Chamber Small Awards organised by the Ghana Nationwide Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GNCCI).

The award, the GNCCI reported, is in recognition of Barclays’ “excellent and fantastic functionality in the yr 2018”. This features equally economical and non- actions such as operational excellence, very good governance, enterprise sustainability and its over-all solid performance which contributed to the financial institution currently being the most rewarding bank for the second consecutive 12 months.

Before this year the lender was named the In general Very best Bank in the Ghana Banking League and also as the Bank of the 12 months at the Ghana Business enterprise Awards. Internationally, the 2019 Euromoney Hard cash Management Survey Awards recognised the bank as the winner of the Current market Chief Award as properly as the General Most effective Support in Ghana.

Commenting on the award, the Corporate and Expenditure Banking Director, Mrs. Ellen Ohene-Afoakwa claimed: “We are honoured to be adjudged the finest financial institution in Ghana. It is a demonstration of the commitment and tricky get the job done our workforce carry on to put in to make our company additional client-concentrated even though supplying the very best alternatives to assist our customers realise their possibilities. Our regular high effectiveness and expansion ensure our resilience and unique position as a reliable economic partner”.

“As we rebrand to Absa, our consumers can glimpse ahead to constant shipping of new and progressive solutions pertinent to their exclusive needs” Mrs. Ohene-Afoakwa added.

The 3rd Chamber Company Awards is an initiative of the GNCCI, which celebrates the very very best and impactful organisations and personalities who have demonstrated excellence in organization follow.

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UNDP awards grants to women-led enterprises

News of Monday, 2 December 2019

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The United Nations Improvement Programme (UNDP) Worldwide Surroundings Facility-Smaller Programme has awarded GH¢820,000.00 (US$150,000) to five innovative women-led enterprises throughout the region to aid and extend their businesses.

The programme aims at generating Careers for women of all ages, making certain food stuff protection, maximizing feasible utilisation of biodiversity products to meet up with international benchmarks and cash flow movement to women inside of the limits of sustainable land administration.

Ms Silke Hollander, the Deputy Resident Agent, UNDP, speaking at the presentation ceremony said the grant specified to the enterprises integrated the acquisition of technologies for transforming nature-based raw elements into completed products that meets community and worldwide criteria.

She reported the programme would also deliver business administration, schooling in solution advancement and style, and finance facilitation to the bad and susceptible girls entrepreneurs.

That, she explained, would allow the women of all ages to turn out to be competitive in the local market place as properly as combine gals enterprises into regional, national and international marketplaces.

Ms Hollander for that reason named urged the awardees to judiciously use the funds to obtain partnership, even though leveraging further assets with the personal sector and other partners for increased impact.

Dr King-David Amoah, Chairman of the Countrywide Steering Committee of UNDP Global Natural environment Facility-Smaller Grants Programme (GEF-SGP), said the UNDP GEF-SPG programme furnished monetary support to community community groups to devote in environmental administration, introducing that US$200,000 experienced been expended to support sustainable group mining in the northern savannah ecosystem in the state.

Dr Amoah reported the implementation of the grant would be envisioned to create work and develop capacities of 5,000 women business owners in small to medium size enterprises in the country.

He urged all partners to help the girls and named on the governing administration to assist to develop the capacities of rural ladies in enhanced systems that would go them from the rudimentary systems.

Pataapa wins Artist of The Year at Central Music Awards 2019

Cape Coastline was all pleasurable and pleasure on 30th November 2019 as many tunes enthusiasts and stakeholders gathered to celebrate the musicians and tracks created and launched from the area through the amusement calendar. The night which noticed performances from Koby Symple, Roy X among the others was a sight to behold.

It was the 8th edition of the pioners regional awards Songs Awards. The maiden regional awards scheme which began as Obama City but now Audio Awards seeks to award the attempts of different hard performing musicians from the area and Ghana at big.

Full Listing of Award Winners

Artiste of the Calendar year – Patapa
New Artiste of the calendar year – Jodiba
Music of the calendar year – Trainer Bele (Orkotor Perry>
Finest Music Online video of the 12 months – Yewo Adze a Oye – Dj Pakorich feat. All stars
Most effective Collaboration of the Calendar year- Patapaa – Sweet Honey ft. Stonebwoy
Rapper Of the 12 months – Lokal – Obtain your way
High Everyday living Song Of the 12 months- Roy X Taylor – Awomlege
Most effective Producer Of the 12 months- UndaBeat
Most Common GH track of the calendar year – Kawoula ft Pataapa – Daavi ne ba
Most effective Intercontinental Act of the Year -Quaku Dsoul (United states of america)
Hip life tune of the Calendar year – Measurement Zero – One particular person thousand
Sound Engineer of the Yr – Eka 1
Very best Team of the 12 months – 1 coronary heart
Ideal Campus Celebration Property – TS
Best Campus DJ – DJ 3Position
Lifestyle Time Award – Uncle Ato
Very best DJ of The Calendar year – DJ Lomo
Dancehall Tune of The Calendar year – Yaa Shuga
Reggae Song of The 12 months – Ras Construction
Best Hip Hop Track of The 12 months – Skyty Nero
Life Time Award of The Year – Uncle Ato
Woman Vocalist of The 12 months – Aunty Gh
Ideal Blogger of The Calendar year – Abdul Optimistic
Gospel Artiste Of The Yr – Sir Solomon
Gospel Music Of The 12 months – Agnes Nyaniba

Zionfelix Crowned Student Favorite Blogger At 2019 Tertiary Awards

Ghanaian blogger, YouTuber and Social Media Influencer, Zion Felix has been topped as the Scholar Blogger at the 2019 edition of Ghana .

The sixth edition of the award scheme took position at the Pentecost College College or university New Auditorium in on Friday, November 29, 2019.

It aims at awarding exceptional learners in the nation. The Ghana Tertiary Awards (GTA) is also touted as the biggest students’ pageant in Africa.

Zionfelix, recognized in private life as Felix Nana Yaw Adomako Mensah was awarded dependent on his tricky function, exceptional and unparalleled way of discharging his responsibilities.

Just one all over again, the multiple award-winning blogger expressed his gratitude in a post on social media.

He wrote: “Thanks to all tertiary learners for making Zionfelix their favourite blogger. An additional award from previous night’s Ghana Tertiary Awards.”

It has been a successful year for the editor-in-main for celebrity and lifestyle blog, ZionFelix.internet pursuing his victory at the Ghana Actors and Entertainers Awards and his honorary as the Very best Blogging Function Product at the 2019 Youth Excellence Awards.

Congrats to Zionfelix!

Mo Abudu becomes first African to chair Emmy Awards Gala

On Tuesday evening in New York Metropolis, Mo Abudu, CEO of EbonyLife , chaired the 47th Global Emmy Awards Gala.

She is the to start with , male or female, to land the coveted function. Pursuing her appointment as the initially director of the Academy, the move signals a adjust in the possibilities opening up for television articles producers on the continent.

Speaking at the gala, Mo Abudu mentioned, “These partnerships are the initially of their form among Hollywood studios and a Nigerian television firm. We are content to be at the forefront of forging these new partnerships due to the fact it is definitely about sharing our regional stories with a international viewers – stories that are historic, genuine and progressive.”

Stand-up comic and actor Ronny Chieng, a correspondent on The Each day Clearly show with Trevor Noah and star of Ridiculous Wealthy Asians, hosted the gala, when businesswoman, philanthropist, author and previous product Iman offered the Directorate Award to CNN Chief Global Anchor Christiane Amanpour. Actor Conleth Hill, regarded worldwide for his job as Lord Varys in Match of Thrones, presented the Founders Award to the show’s creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss.

Mo Abudu chairs 47th Global Emmy Awards Gala

Mo Abudu’s superior profile visitors incorporated Zain Asher, News Anchor, CNN Intercontinental Shuli Adebolu, Hon. Commissioner for Tourism, Arts & Tradition Abiola Oke, CEO, OkayAfrica Gbenga Akinnagbe, actor (The Wire) to name a couple.

The visit was supported by Lagos State Federal government.

Ghana Entertainment And Business Awards Launches In German On December 1

The era of awards strategies is surely on us. The latest
addition to the path is the Leisure and Enterprise Awards (GEBA).

 This is the
initiative of crew Siano and it seeks to award Ghanaian entertainers,
businessmen and ladies who have positively afflicted lives in Germany.

Talking to uncut, actor Papa Kumasi who is part
of the organisers exposed the start of the maiden award scheme will be held
on December 1, 2019 in Hamburg, Germany.

 He mentioned it was
crucial to merge enterprise and enjoyment since both equally worlds count on
each other to thrive.

In accordance to him, community participation will be by way of on the internet

Some categories to be expecting are most effective afro store, barbering
salon of the calendar year, businessman of the yr between other individuals.

Papa Kumasi certain the public to help this notion simply because it is incredibly genuine and devoid of any shady techniques.

7th Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards Calls For Entries

Africa has announced that entries are now being acknowledged for the seventh version of the Africa Viewers’ Alternative Awards (AMVCA). Entries open up Wednesday, 13 November and close Friday, 13 2019. Pursuing the announcement nowadays, Controlling Director, MultiChoice Ghana, Cecil Sunkwa Mills has urged film & tv collection producers in Ghana to submit entries.

The AMVCAs were being produced to rejoice the contribution of filmmakers, actors and experts in the good results of the continent’s movie and tv marketplace. Next in the successes of prior editions, preparations are now underway for the seventh version scheduled for March 2020.

Managing Director, MultiChoice Ghana, Cecil Sunkwa Mills, urged movie producers and Production Houses in Ghana to submit entries for the 7th AMVCA’s. He added “in the past calendar 12 months various Ghanaian productions have been showcased at a variety of movie festivals about the environment getting wonderful assessments. The AMVCA’s is an attestation of profound accomplishment by the African film and tv marketplace, for exemplary work”. The AMVCAs also present a exceptional opportunity for the world to see and encounter Africa over and above the headlines, telling its individual story and celebrating its finest storytellers.”

Talking at the start celebration in Lagos, Channel Director, Africa Magic, Wangi Mba-Uzoukwu said: “It’s been a extensive wait around, but we are delighted to last but not least announce that the seventh version of the AMVCAs is in this article and set to the moment again rejoice film and tv expertise throughout Africa. Every yr the proceeds to expand in leaps and bounds and we are happy to be a element of its good results tale by means of the AMVCAs. The AMVCAs stay Africa’s most prestigious awards and most reputable celebration of talent in entrance and powering the camera”.


Movies, produced-for-television films or television sequence earlier entered or nominated for an award, or awarded a prize in an additional movie and television competitiveness are eligible to be entered for the AMVCAs. Also, all movies, produced-for-television motion pictures or tv sequence are suitable for entry to the AMVCA if they are broadcast or publicly screened or exhibited in the course of the interval of 1 April 2018 to 30 November 2019.

Entry Pointers:

  • Put together a 5-minute-very long showreel for your on the net submission
  • Log on to the Africa Magic site. Simply click on the AMVCA Seventh edition banner which will acquire you to a submissions web site.
  • Fill out the submission types and add the clip. A exclusive reference selection will be allotted to each accomplished online submission
  • Please ensure the movie edit signifies the class of entry and is underneath 300mb
  • Quoting your distinctive reference variety, mail a difficult drive of the submitted venture to:


Notice: Busola Komolafe

No 4 Industrial Avenue, Ilupeju,

Lagos, Nigeria

For digital file shipping and delivery mechanism, entry guidelines & more details make sure you check out our website at www.africamagic.television set/AMVCA

The seventh edition of the Africa Magic Viewers’ Selection Awards is introduced to you by Africa Magic in association with MultiChoice and proudly sponsored by Amstel Malta

Stonebwoy, Burnaboy, Sauti Sol, others win at All Africa Music Awards #AFRIMA2019

Ghana’s Stonebwoy, has for the third time, won the All Africa Songs Awards (AFRIMA) nod for Best , Duo or Group in African Reggae, Ragga or Dancehall.  Winners had been declared for the 6th AFRIMA on Saturday, November 23, at the Eko Convention Centre of Eko Resorts and Suites in Lagos, Nigeria.

Winners have been introduced in the 36 types of the awards ceremony, which comprise the Continental and Regional types.

Also, the 6th AFRIMA Legendary awards were announced a recognition of individuals who have impacted positively to the earth making use of their craft in the , arts and tradition marketplace. This years’ Legendary awards recipients are international Congolese tunes veteran, Awilo Longomba and Nigerian new icon, 2Baba.

See the full list of winners underneath:


Best Male Artist in Africa

· Salatiel (Cameroon) – ‘Anita’   WINNER

Ideal Woman Artist in Central Africa

· Shan’L (Gabon) – ‘Ces’t Pas Les Gbes’   WINNER

Finest Male Artist in Eastern Africa

· Khaligraph Jones (Kenya) – ‘Leave Me Alone’  WINNER

Very best Feminine Artist in Eastern Africa

· Nikita Kering (Kenya) – ‘Happy With You’   WINNER

Best Male Artist in Northern Africa

· Amiinux (Morocco) – ‘Bini W Biwaen’    WINNER

Finest Female Artist in Northern Africa

· Nada Azhari (Morocco) – ‘Jrit’   WINNER

Very best Male Artist in Southern Africa

· Sjava (South Africa) – ‘Umama’     WINNER

Very best Female Artist in Southern Africa

· Nadia Nakai (South Africa) – ‘Imma Boss’  WINNER

Finest Male Artist in Western Africa

· Burna Boy (Nigeria) – ‘Ye’   WINNER

Most effective Woman Artist in Western Africa

· Tiwa Savage (Nigeria) – ‘One’   WINNER 


African Fans’ Favourite

· Mohamed Ramadan (Egypt) – ‘Mafia’  WINNER  

Album of the 12 months in Africa

· Afrikan Sauce – Sauti Sol (Kenya)   WINNER

Artist of the Year in Africa

· Burna Boy (Nigeria) – ‘Gbona’   WINNER

Best African Act in the Diaspora

· Manno Beats (Chad) – ‘Akouna’ ft. Afrotronix & Vox Sambou    WINNER

Best African Collaboration

· Nasty C (South Africa) – ‘SMA’ ft. Rowlene   WINNER

Ideal Artist, Duo or Team in African Modern day

· 2Baba (Nigeria) – ‘Oyi’   WINNER

Greatest African Dance or Choreography

· Aminux (Morocco) – ‘Bini W Binek’   WINNER

Finest African DJ

· DJ Spinall (Nigeria) – ‘Dis Love’ ft. Wizkid, Tiwa Savage  WINNER 

Most effective African Duo, Group or Band

· Sauti Sol (Kenya) – ‘Extravaganza’ ft. Bensoul, Nviiri the Storyteller, Crystal Asige & Kaskazini    WINNER

Finest African Artist, Duo or Team in African Electro

· Manno Beats (Chad) – ‘Akouna’ ft. Afrotronix & Vox Sambou WINNER

Greatest Artist, Duo or Group in African Hip Hop

· Nadia Nakai (South Africa) – ‘Imma Boss’   WINNER

Greatest Artist, Duo in Group in African Jazz

· Owen & Tiana (Gabon) – ‘African Time’    WINNER

Greatest African Rapper/Lyricist

· Nasty C (South Africa) – ‘SMA’ ft. Rowlene   WINNER

Most effective , Duo or Group in African Pop

· Joeboy (Nigeria) – ‘Baby’    WINNER

Very best Artist, Duo or Team in African Reggae, Ragga or Dancehall

· Stonebwoy (Ghana) – ‘Tuff Seed’  WINNER

Very best Artist, Duo or Team in African R&B & Soul 

Hillzy (Zimbabwe) – ‘TV Room’ ft. Garry Mapanzure    WINNER

Greatest Artist, Duo or Team in African Rock

Rash (Kenya) – ‘Grave Robbers’    WINNER

Greatest Artist, Duo or Group in African Common 

· Abrham Belanyeh (Ethiopia) – ‘Ete Abay’   WINNER

Greatest Feminine Artist, Duo or Group in African Inspirational Music

· Kanvee Adams (Liberia) – ‘Daily Prayer’   WINNER

Best Male Artist, Duo or Team in African Inspirational Audio

· Onesimus (Malawi) – ‘Sounds of Peace’   WINNER

Finest African Video clip

· Director Kenny (Tanzania) – ‘Tetema’ by Rayvanny ft. Diamond Platnumz WINNER

Most Promising Artist in Africa

· Bráulio Alexandre (Angola) – ‘Que Nada Nos Separe’ WINNER

Producer of the Year in Africa

· Kel P (Nigeria) – ‘On the Low’ (Burna Boy) ‘Gbona’ (Burna Boy) ‘Killin Dem’ (Burna Boy ft. Zlatan) WINNER

Revelation of the African Continent

· Nikita Kering (Kenya) – ‘Happy with You’  — WINNER 

Tune of the Yr in Africa

· ‘Fever’ – Wizkid (Nigeria)   WINNER

Songwriter of the Yr in Africa

· Kanvee Adams (Liberia) – ‘Mama’     WINNER

Media General wins big at 24th GJA Awards

MG was strongly represented at the ceremony

Standard was strongly represented at the 24th Ghana Journalists Affiliation (GJA) held on Saturday, November 23 at the Kempinski Gold Coast Hotel in Accra.

A few journalists of the media big received a merged 4 awards while its English-speaking tv station, Television set3, been given a special award.

The station’s flagship morning demonstrate, New Day, received the Greatest Tv Early morning Demonstrate in English.

Portia Gabor, Evelyn Tengmaa and Peter Quao Adattor were the journalists honoured at the occasion, which also marked the 70th anniversary of GJA.

Portia Gabor gained extra awards as she acquired the Best Woman Journalist of the Year and Finest Transport & Road Safety awards.


Portia Gabor’s awards

Evelyn Tengmaa acquired the Finest Political Reporter award even though Mr Adattor was embellished with the Most effective Sporting activities Reporter award.

Evelyn Tengmaa was named Greatest Political Reporter

In all, 39 journalists and 9 media organisations ended up awarded.

They were picked from 368 .

‘Journalist of the Year’

Daily Graphic’s Doreen Hammond was named the winner – Journalist of the 12 months.

She committed her award to her loved ones but noticed that journalism has taken a stressing transform from what she knew many years ago.

She named for improvement in the career specifically on the portion of “slay queens”.

Resource: 3news.com|Ghana

Mahama supports GJA awards with laptops

Previous President John Dramani has prolonged special congratulations to the Journalists Association (GJA) on the situation of its 70th anniversary.

He has also presented two MacBook Professional to the GJA as prize offers for the 2019 GJA Journalist of the Yr and the 2019 Most Promising Female Journalist.

The GJA will on Saturday host the 2019 Journalist of the 12 months award, which coincides with its 70th anniversary.

President Mahama who is also the Flagbearer of the Countrywide Democratic Congress (NDC) said in a letter signed by Distinctive Aide Joyce Bawah Mogtari that:

“The donation to the specified award winners is in furtherance of his need to improved equip our journalists and aid the function of the .”

The Ghana Journalist Association which is celebrating its 70th anniversary will later on nowadays Saturday, November 23, 2019, organise its 24th awards ceremony.

GJA will use the occasion to honour journalists who have distinguished on their own and helped improve growth and Democracy in the nation.

The 70th-anniversary celebration is themed “Freedom, Democracy and Independence of the media in Ghana.”