Africa Magic, in association with MultiChoice, recently unveiled the list of nominees for the eighth edition of its premium awards which included a new category, Best Online Social Content Creator.
This inclusion, organizers say, is a recognition of the growing popularity and quality of social media content across the continent.
Nominees in the category include Mr. Macaroni for Multi Personality Disorder, Tee Kuro for Nollywood epic Love Story 1 & 2 (parody), Bukunmi Adeaga-Ilori for Kayamata, and Oga Sabinus for Mr. Funny. The other nominees are Taaooma for Road Rage, Jacqueline Suowari for Of Line and Layers, Edem Victor for First Date – Mummy’s Boy and Elozonam Ogbolu for Affiah-De Ja Vu.
The list generated conversations on social media, with many praising the AMVCAs for recognizing these content creators and their efforts in African storytelling.
The nominees also took to their social media pages to express their joy at their nominations and thanked the award organizers for recognizing their art.
The AMVCAs opened at 10 p.m. on Saturday, March 19, 2022 and will close at 10 p.m. on Friday, April 29, 2022. To be eligible to vote, fans will need to register to vote on web and mobile for their favorite contestant.
The eighth edition of the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards is presented by Africa Magic, in association with MultiChoice, and is proudly sponsored by Amstel Malta.