Borrowing a page from the Oscars, Organisers of the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCAs) 2018, have changed the format for revealing the nominees of this year's edition.

The nominees will be revealed by popular Ghanaian actress and TV host, Joselyn Dumas and Nigerian comedian and actor, Bovi on Saturday, June 30th during a live program on all African Magic channels on DSTV.

Speaking on the milestone telecast, Channel Director, Africa Magic, Wangi Mba-Uzoukwu, revealed that close to 3,000 entries were received across the continent.

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"We are honored to showcase and celebrate the creative industry each year on the platform of the AMVCA.

"In the past five years, we have remained steadfast in our commitment to nurture and showcase indigenous talent from across the continent" she said.

For the 2018 edition, awards will be presented in 27 categories, with seven categories open to public voting.

20 categories are to be decided by the AMVCA panel of judges.

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