AFRIMA Withdraws Hosting Rights From Ghana, See Why

The International Committee of the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) has withdrawn the hosting rights from Ghana ahead of the 2019 and 2020 editions of the event. AFRIMA cited the move to lack of capacity by the host country to meet the financial and contractual obligations entered on July 12, 2018. Africa News24 (AN24) understands […]

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, Sable, […]

AFRIMA: Minister Hails Nigerian Musicians, Advocates Rich Content In Music

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has hailed Nigerian musicians for putting the country’s name on the global map, urging them to pay more attention to the need for socially-relevant messages in their music The Minister gave the commendation in his keynote speech at the Business Roundtable of the 2016 African Music […]

AFRIMA mourns Papa Wemba

The International Committee of the All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, in partnership with the African Union Commission, AU, mourns the death of Papa Wemba, real name Jules Shungu Wembadio Pene Kikumba. The iconic musician from the Democratic Republic of Congo died in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, during the FEMUA urban music festival on Sunday April 24, […]

One Campaign Co-Founder, Bono Commends AFRIMA

The co-founder of ONE Campaign, Paul David Hewson popularly known as ‘Bono’ has congratulated and commended AFRIMA for the successful hosting of The All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA 2015 on Sunday November 15 at Eko Hotel and Suites in Lagos, Nigeria, especially for bringing Africa under one roof at this year’s award ceremony. He made […]

Denrele Edun, Aurelle Eliam, Others To Host AFRIMA 2015

The 2015 All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, would be anchored by the continent’s most outstanding  hosts and hostesses. While DNG and AURELLE ELIAM will host the main show, DENRELE EDUN, MARIA OKANRENDE and ESTELLE AHONDA would hold forth on the RED CARPET on Sunday November 15, 2015 at Eko Hotel and suites, Victoria Island, Lagos. […]