The 6th annual AFRIMA event which was themed: “Feel Africa”, was held at the Eko Convention Center on November 23rd. It was a star-studded one. The award show was graced by several African talents showcasing the best of the African Music Industry.
A number of stars took home awards at the event, which was hosted by Pearl Thusi and Eddie Kadi. There were performances as well from some of the nominees and winners. 2Baba and Awilo Logomba took home the coveted Legendary” awards at the show.
The MD Ecobank Nigeria, Patrick Akinwuntan highlighted the importance of promoting African talent and bringing employment to as many as possible as part of the drive for the sponsorship of AFRIMA 2019. He also mentioned that Ecobank works to ensure that Africa is promoted as a continent of quality hence, the lifestyle products that they offer to ease everyday transactions.
He went on to speak about *326#, which is the Ecobank USSD that allows customers to transact effortlessly at zero session fees. The goal, he said, is to add ease to the everyday lifestyle with lifestyle products tailored perfectly to suit every banking need.
Several names in the music industry across Africa were recognized and awarded accordingly including Joeboy, BurnaBoy, Tiwa Savage, Stonebwoy, Nikita Kering and many more.