Tag Archives: 2018 AFRIMA Awards

6th AFRIMA: Meet The All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) Jury

  The All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) Jury is a 13-man body representing the five regions of Africa, the diaspora (Europe, and North America) and the African Union Commission who are tasked with the responsibility of screening, categorising, assessing, grading, selecting and announcing the nominees into the 36 Regional and ...

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6th AFRIMA: 8,157 Entries Sets New Submission Record As Full List Unveils 14th August

  The 6th edition of All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, in partnership with the African Union Commission, AUC, has received 8,157 songs/videos on its online portal as entry submission closed at 1159 hour (WAT) on Friday, August 2, 2019. This year’s submission continues in the record-setting precedent of previous editions ...

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African Union Unveils The 6th AFRIMA Calender Of Events

The African Union Commission, AUC, has formally unveiled the 2019 All Africa Music Awards, tagged; 6TH AFRIMA, calendar of events at the African Union Headquarters, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on Monday, May 13, 2019. In a press release signed by the Acting Director, Social Affairs Department, African Union Commission, Mr. Machacha ...

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GHANA IS HOME, WE ARE COMING… Jamaica Endorses Year of Return

Jamaica’s Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett and the Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Hon. Olivia Grange have jointly endorsed the “Year of Return, Ghana 2019”. The Year of Return is an initiative of the government of Ghana which is intended to encourage people of African descent to visit Ghana. ...

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AFRIMA Mourns Oliver Mtukudzi

The International Committee of the All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, joins the African and global music community to mourn the death of African music legend Dr. Oliver ‘Tuku’ Mtukudzi, who died on Wednesday, January 23, 2018, aged 66 in Harare, Zimbabwe. The celebrated singer, songwriter and guitarist immensely impacted the ...

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Guilty Beatz “Akwaaba” Wins Big At 2018 Afrima Awards

Ronald Banful popularly known in showbiz circles as Guilty Beatz won two awards out of five nominations he gained at the just ended 2018 Afrima Awards. Held at Accra International Conference Centre [AICC], Guilty Beatz producer of the worldwide hit banger ‘Akwaaba’ to wit Welcome made a huge mark on the ...

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Shatta Wale’s “Gringo” Video Director Sesan Wins At 2018 Afrima Awards

The just ended 5th edition of All Africa Music Awards [Afrima] held at the Accra International Conference Centre [AICC] witnessed Shatta Wale’s music video director from Nigeria won the Best Video Africa. Signed to Zylofon Media, the dancehall king released his Gringo and shot the music video in the states ...

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Video: Stonebwoy, Praiz Perform “Mane Me” At 2018 Afrima Awards

Stonebwoy at the just ended 2018 Afrima Awards held at the Accra International Conference Centre [AICC] rocked the night with Praiz. The ‘Bawasaba’ hitmaker thrilled patrons with his hit banger dubbed “Mane Me” with his live band and Praiz joined him on stage. Known in real life as Livingstone Etse Satekla ...

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Video: Stonebwoy, Kidi, Guilty Beatz, Sarkodie, Kuami Eugene, Win Big At 2018 Afrima Awards

2018 Afrima Awards held at the Accra International Conference Centre [AICC] in Accra-Ghana saw Ghanaian artistes won many laurels at the event. The night saw Stonebwoy, Kidi, Kuami Eugene Guilty Beatz, Sarkodie won big and made Ghana proud. Music Producer Guilty Beatz took home two awards for producing the smash ...

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Ghana Is Ready To Host 2018 AFRIMA – Creative Arts Minister

Minister for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Catherine Ablema Afeku has averred Ghana’s readiness to host the 5th edition of the much-awaited award scheme dubbed Afrima. The award scheme seeks to reward and celebrate musical works, talents, and creativity around the African continent while promoting the African cultural heritage. Speaking at ...

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