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AU TO HOST 6TH AFRIMA IN NIGERIA


AU TO HOST 6TH AFRIMA IN NIGERIA …Themed ‘Feel Africa’ The African Union Commission (AUC) and the International Committee of All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) have announced that the 6th annual edition tagged ‘Feel Africa’ will be hosted in Lagos, Nigeria with support from the Ministry of Information and Culture, Nigeria and the Government of Lagos State from November 20…

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Delani Makhalima- AFRIMA Jury

AFRIMA Releases Final Nominees’ List for The 6th Edition


…Nasty C, Davido, Burna Boy, Tamer Hosny lead 6th AFRIMA Continental Nominees’ List … as late DJ Arafat scores two posthumous nominations … Public voting to commence September 1, 2019 South Africa’s prolific rapper and producer Nasty C; African music definitive artiste, Davido; Nigeria’s contemporary music talent, Burna Boy; and Northern Africa’s brilliant showman, Tamer Hosny have scored high nominations…

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AU, AFRIMA Unveil Nominees For 6th AFRIMA ~ All Africa Music Awards

AU, AFRIMA Unveil Nominees For The 6th Awards Ceremony


….Diamond Platnumz, Davido, Teniola, Fally Ipupa, AKA, Shatta wale, Amara Brown, DJ Arafat make the Regional Category list ….Continental Category scheduled for Release on August 23 …..Voting to commence on September 1 to November 22, 2019 …..AFRIMA Main Events slated for November 20-23, 2019 The African Union, AU and the International Committee of the All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA unveiled…

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6th AFRIMA: 8157 Entries Sets New Submission Record


6th AFRIMA: 8157 entries sets new submission record   … As International Jury begins adjudication on August 7 … Nominees’ List to be unveiled on August 14   The 6th edition of All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, in partnership with the African Union Commission, AUC, has received 8,157songs/videos on its online portal as entry submission closed at 1159 hours (WAT)…

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BREAKING NEWS: AFRIMA Withdraws Hosting Rights From Ghana (DETAILS INSIDE)


AFRIMA WITHDRAWS HOSTING RIGHTS FROM GHANA … Cites lack of commitment to fulfill contractual obligations. … Thanks the youth and media of Ghana for their trememdous support. … New host country to be announced soon. July 31, 2019 The International Committee of the All Africa Music Awards, (AFRIMA) has withdrawn the hosting rights from Republic of Ghana for the 2019…

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CAMEROON MUSIC INDUSTRY PLEDGES SUPPORT FOR AFRIMA 2019


CAMEROON MUSIC INDUSTRY PLEDGES SUPPORT FOR AFRIMA 2019 …As Stakeholders’ Conference Holds Successfully in Douala and Yaounde   The music and entertainment industry of Cameroon has pledged its support and commitment to the African Union Commission, AU, and the 2019 All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, in the actualization of the vision for an integrated, prosperous and unified Africa through the…

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AFRIMA HOSTS STAKEHOLDERS’ CONFERENCE IN CAMEROON


AFRIMA HOSTS STAKEHOLDERS’ CONFERENCE IN CAMEROON …As entry submission closes on August 2, 2019 In its continual drive to build capacity for knowledge sharing among African music professionals and culture enthusiasts, the 6th All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, will host music and culture industry stakeholders at a Stakeholders’ Conference holding on Friday, June 28, 2019 at the Las Vegas VIP,…

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AFRICAN UNION, AFRIMA AT STAKEHOLDERS' MEETING

REPUBLIC OF GUINEA EMBRACES AFRIMA 2019


REPUBLIC OF GUINEA EMBRACES AFRIMA 2019  …As Conakry hosts African Union stakeholders’ meeting The officials of African Union Commission (AUC) and members of the International Committee of the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) were hosted by the government and people of the Republic of Guinea during the African Union Stakeholders’ meeting held between Thursday, June 13 and Saturday, June 15,…

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AFRIMA CELEBRATES AFRICA DAY 2019


All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA joins in celebrating World Africa Day 2019. Africa Day celebrates and acknowledges the successes of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU), now known as the African Union (AU) from its creation in May 25, 1963 in the fight against colonialism and apartheid, as well as the progress that Africa has made, while reflecting upon the…

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6thAFRIMA-CALL FOR ENTRY

6TH AFRIMA: SUBMISSION OF SONGS AND VIDEOS BEGIN


The 6th All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) has officially opened its online portal for submission of songs and videos between the period of May 15 and August 2, 2019, during which music artistes and music professionals living in Africa and in the Diaspora will submit entries on https://afrima.org/afrima2019/ to be considered for honours at the 2019 All Africa Music Awards.…

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AFRICAN UNION UNVEILS THE 6TH AFRIMA CALENDAR OF EVENTS


AFRICAN UNION UNVEILS THE 6TH ALL AFRICA MUSIC AWARDS (AFRIMA) CALENDAR OF EVENTS …AS SUBMISSION OF SONGS AND VIDEOS TO COMMENCE GLOBALLY ON MAY 15, 2019. 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…

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AFRIMA 2018; AU Unveils Calendar in Accra | All Africa Music Awards

AFRIMA 2018; AU Unveils Calendar in Accra


…President Nana Akufo-Addo Embraces AFRIMA  …Submission of Songs to Commence on May 25 The All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, experienced the warmth of the music and culture industry of Ghana on Monday, May 21, 2018 when the calendar of events for the 5th edition of the biggest awards event on the continent was unveiled by the African Union following a…

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Akon Arrives Lagos, Nigeria

Akon Arrives Lagos for AFRIMA 2017


–African Superstars Arrive Lagos for AFRIMA 2017 Multi-Platinum international Artiste, Akon arrived Lagos yesterday to host the 2017 All Africa Music Awards scheduled for Sunday, 12th of November, 2012 at the Eko Hotels and Suites by 4PM. The artiste felt immediately at home in the host city as fans gathered to catch a glimpse of stardom while the executive producer…

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L-R Wale Onusi, representative of the MD United Capital Securities Ltd,Jude Chiemaka,CEO Kennis Music, Nigeria, Kenny Ogungbe,MD Trace TV, Nigeria,Samo Onyemelukwe, CEO Emblue,Nigeria, Kelvin Orifa, Chairperson Moshito Festival

AMBR 2017:  African Music Stakeholders Share Insights on Shaping African Music Digitally


The Africa Music Business Roundtable, AMBR, a platform organised by the All Africa Music Awards engaged top music business stakeholders, label owners and music marketers on the theme, Digital Takeover; Shaping the Future of African Music, at the Grand Ball room, Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos by 8am. Keynote speakers present at the event were the Head of…

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Oliver Mtukudzi

Oliver Mutikudzi, African Government Ministers and others to Grace AFRIMA 2017


    Zimbabwean music icon, Oliver Mtukudzi, the Honourable Minister of Tourism, South Africa, Ms Tokozile Xasa, the Honourable minister of Culture and Creative Arts, Ghana, Elizabeth Ofosu-Agyare, and the Deputy Minister of Tourism of Zimbabwe, the Honourable Anastacia Ndhlovu MP will be amongst the Culture diplomats and dignitaries who will grace the AFRIMA 2017 main awards ceremony red carpet…

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2017 AFRICA MUSIC BUSINESS ROUNDTABLE

Big Music brands, Sony Music, Trace TV, JTV Digital, Moshito, Okay Music, DKM Media Converge at the AMBR


Africa is taking charge of its music industry; one of the fastest growing vehicles of its rich culture, tradition and urbane lifestyles. The big music brands in Africa and the Diaspora will be meeting to engage and network at the 2017 Africa Music Business Roundtable (AMBR). The AMBR is one of the main events of the 2017 All Africa Music Awards. …

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