Organizers of African Movie Academy Awards, have announced that Nse Ikpe-Etim will host the 2017 edition of the awards ceremony. Ikpe-Etim is popular for her role in “Guilty Pleasures,” “Reloaded,” “Journey to Self,” “A Trip to Jamaica” among others.
The thirteenth edition of the awards ceremony which was scheduled to hold on the third of June, 2017, as part of the Lagos at fifty celebrations, will now hold on the fifteenth of July, 2017, at the Eko Hotels, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The nominations announcement held on the thirteenth of May, 2017, at the Kigali Convention Centre, Rwanda, with Sambasa Nzeribe, Majid Michel, Richard Mofe-Damijo, “76” and “A Trip to Jamaica” emerging nominees.
The 2016 AMAA held on Saturday, the eleventh of June, 2016, at Dr. Obi Wali Event Centre, Port-Harcourt, Rivers State, with Daniel K Daniel, Thishiwe Ziqubu, “Meet the Parents,” “Dry,” “Soldier Story,” “Tell Me Something New” among others emerging winners.