The commercial city of Lagos again is bubbling with life as movie stars and other stakeholders throng the city in their tens of thousands. It’s another Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards,AMVCAs, night and all roads leading to the prestigious Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, venue of the continental awards night tonight.
Being the 8th edition of the award show, nothing short of glamour, surprises and tears of joy are expected to be the highlight of the event that celebrates the best of the best in the African film sector. It show will be aired live on all Africa Magic channels on DStv and GOtv from 4pm(WAT).
The celebration, which started on Sunday, May 8, with the opening gala night climaxes tonight with the awards show. Other events preceding the show, including fashion parade, young film makers day, content creators brunch, culture and food festival day ultimately made this year’s AMVCA an experience of a lifetime. It also has set a new standard for the organization of award shows in the country.
However, ahead of tonight’s show, organizers on Thursday unveiled top media personalities and fashion icons, Toke Makinwa, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, Uti Nwachukwu and Sika Osei as red carpet hosts for the night. Also, IK Osakioduwa is returning for the eighth time as host of the show alongside South Africa’ Bonang Matheba. One shouldn’t expect anything less than the best tonight
The AMVCA red carpet is famed for showcasing glamorous and over-the-top fashion statements by movie stars and celebrity guests. The popular quartet will be on ground to interview attendees and catch every fashion moment as well as predictions of the biggest wins for the night. Toke, Ebuka, Uti and Sika are no strangers to the AMVCA red carpet. They have served as hosts at previous editions, captivating audiences with their unique styles of presenting and entertaining guests on the carpet. They will be making a return for the eight edition to usher television viewers to the awards ceremony and set the tone for a glamorous show.