AMVCA confirms date for 2022 edition
BY OLUWOLE KADELU
The organisers of the 2022 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA) has confirmed May 14 2022 for the award night.
The event is said to be a eight day line up of events after which the last day will be the award night.
For the 2022 edition, it’s said to be a 33 category including the newly introduced Best online social content Creator Category.
The AMVCA is returning for its eighth edition after taking a one-year hiatus in 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Busola Tejumola, Multichoice Nigeria executive head, on Thursday said there will be an eight-day event leading to the awards gala-night.
According to her, the AMVCA opening night is scheduled to hold on May 7 and will run until May 14, when the award night.
May 9 will be for the Multichoice Talent Factory while May 10 is for ‘Africa Magic Session with Content Creators’.
This will be followed by ‘Pan-African Food Festival and Cultural Day’ on May 11, with the next day dedicated to digital content creators.
A special gala will be held for award nominees on May 13 while the following day will be for the grand finale of the ceremony.
A total of 12 categories will be decided by viewers’ votes while the remaining 21 will be decided based on the panels’ decision.
“We received a good number of quality entries from across the continent for this edition of the AMVCA’s,” she said
“We are pleased to reveal the final shortlists of nominees, which we are confident embody the excellence the awards is renowned for.”
The nomination unveiling for the 2022 AMVCA will be coming up on Saturday, March 19, 2022.