BONANG MATHEBA, AHMED SOULTAN, IKA JONG , HAUWA ALLHBURA TO HOST AFRIMA 2016
As preparations get into full gear towards the prestigious awards ceremony AFRIMA 2016 this weekend, the African Union and the International Committee of the All Africa Music Awards, have unveiled hosts for the Sunday November 6 ceremony in Lagos, Nigeria.
The hosts, who were drawn from the three majorly spoken languages in Africa— English, French and Arabic— are Ahmed Soultan (Morocco); MsBonang Matheba(South Africa; and Ika Jang(Congo).
Ahmed Soultan is a Moroccan music star, who is also an AFRIMA
double award winner. He is a leader of the Moroccan Group, Nayda. Soultan is a multilingual artiste and celebrity, who speaks English, French, Portuguese and Arabic fluently. He has performed at the GLO CAF Awards and he is also a nominee for one of the categories of AFRIMA 2016. His albums include ‘Music Has No Boundaries’ (2004), ‘Tolerance’ (2005) and ‘Code’ (2009).
Hauwa AllahBura (Nigeria)
Bonang Matheba, is a flexible South African media identity, who stays the prevalent SABC 1 Music Live Show. She is likewise a victor of the International Golden Horn Award for Best TV Presenter.
Ika Jong is a multi-skilled bilingual Congolese TV Broadcaster and big name.
Nonetheless, the Red Carpet hosts are Denola Gray, Denrele Edun, Hauwa AllahBura; and Pam Happi. Denola is a style blogger, show, mold aficionado, supporter on Ebonylife TV, Nigeria. He has cut a specialty for himself in the form business.
Pam Happi, who is affectionately called Miss P is a bilinguist and an easily recognized name in Cameroon. She is the famous lady of Miss P Show, which is a standout amongst the most-watched Cameroonian television shows.
Hauwa Allahbura is a Nigerian model, performer and a TV character whose ascent to distinction came when she won the Miss FCT exhibition a few years prior. She was conceived in Kanam Plateau and fills in as a TV moderator for VillageSquare TV a Nollywood excitement channel broadcasting on ONTV yet now a TV channel known as Trybe TV.
Adenrele Oluwafemi Edun, famously known as Denrele Edun was one of celebrity lane hosts of AFRIMA 2015. Known for his exceptional form style and identity, he began his TV vocation as a performing artist when he was 11 years furthermore a moderator/maker on a NTA youngsters’ program, Kiddievision 101.Denrele is an amusement identity whose style has been depicted as “punk and fun”. He went into displaying, and subsequent to moving on from school, he joined Sound City, Nigeria, as a TV moderator.
Nonetheless, the AFRIMA 2016 occasions will be gone before by AFRIMA Music Village on Friday November, 4, 2016. This is a constant music show with more than 40 African artistes performing live at the Waterfront, Bar Beach, Victoria Island, Lagos Nigeria. A huge number of visitors are normal in Lagos for the occasion.
This occasion is allowed to those wearing the AFRIMA T-shirt which is accessible at www.ariiyatickets.com or at the Beach setting.
Likewise, as a component of the exercises for candidates to have a vibe of Lagos, there will be a guided voyage through Eko Atlantic City, prominently called the Eighth Wonder of the World. Different sightseers locales to visit incorporate the Freedom Park, Broad Street, which houses relics of the slave exchange and Nigeria’s battles for Independence. Other noteworthy spots to visit in Lagos, which is AFRIMA’s authentic host city, will be a visit to the Palace of the Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu, which is situated in Central Lagos, known as Iga Iduganran.
The excellent finale, the honors night, comes up on Sunday November 6, with a large number of visitors expected in Lagos from crosswise over Africa and the world. The occasion will hold inside the prestigious Convention Center of the Eko Hotels and Suites. The All Africa Music Awards is custom-made to perceive and compensate the individuals who have given African music the most imaginative aggressive edge in the worldwide market inside the year under audit. More than 154 candidates are crusading for votes from general society for the different classifications of honors.