15th May, 2022
Nigerian comedian known as Oga Sabinus was one of the big winners at the grand finale of AMVCA 2022 (Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards) eighth edition which was held at the Eko Hotels in glamour and style.
Sabinus won the best social online content creator – a category that was filled with talented content creators including Broda Shaggi, Taaooma, and Mr. Macaroni.
However, another comedian Broda Shaggi also did not go home empty-handed.
He won the Best Actor in a comedy for his role in a movie titled Dwindle.
Odunlade Adekunle also took his swag to the stage as he won the award for the Best supporting actor.
Funke Akindele showed like a star as she took the stage to receive her award for the Best actress in a comedy.
Here is the full list of winners for the AMVCA 2022:
Best actress in a comedy – Funke Akindele Bello (Omo Ghetto: The Saga).
Best actor in a comedy – Samuel Perry ‘Broda Shaggi’ (Dwindle).
Best supporting actress – Omowunmi Dada (Country Hard).
Best supporting actor – Odunlade Adekola (Jankariwo).
Best actress in a drama – Osas Ighodaro (Rattlesnake).
Best actor in a drama – Stan Nze (Rattlesnake: The Ahanna Story).
Best short film or online video – Taiwo Ogunnimo (I am the prostitute Mama described).
Best Indigenous language (Yoruba) – Alaise – David Akande, Demola Yusuf, Edgard Leroy.
Best indigenous language (Hausa) – Voiceless – Rogers Ofime
Best Indigenous language (Igbo) – Nne-Ka – Uche Nnanna Maduka.
Best Indigenous language (Swahili) – Obambo (Freddy Feruzi).
Best art director (Movie or TV Series) Tunji Afolayan – Amina
Best costume designer – Millicent T. Jack (Amina).
Best lighting designer – Matthew Yusuf (Nneka the pretty serpent).
Best picture editor: Tunde Apalowo (Maria Ebun Pataki).
Best sound editor: Jim Lively and James Nelson (Amina).
Best soundtrack – Pascal Aka, Raquel – Gold Coast Lounge
Best Makeup – Balogun Abiodun ( Omo Ghetto The Saga).
Best Writer: Oiseomaye, Donald Tombia, Biodun Stephen (Introducing the Kujus).
Best Cinematographer: Muhammed Atta Ahmed (Rattle Snake).
Best movie Southern Africa: Hairareb – Dantagos Jimmy Melani.
Best movie East Africa: The Girl In The Yellow Jumper – Morocco Omari
Best movie West Africa: Collision Course – Bolanle Austen-Peters, Joseph Umoibom
Best Television series: (Drama or Comedy) The Mystic River – Rogers Ofime.
The Multichoice talent factory: Engaito by Daisy Masembe
Best Documentary: If Objects Could Speak – Saitabao Kaiyare, Mumo Liku Elena Schilling, Daniela Fritz, Ann Katrina Boberg.
Best social online content creator – Oga Sabinus
Best Africa Magic Original Drama series: Rishante – Dimbo Atiya.
Best Africa Magic Original Comedy series: The Johnsons – Roger Ofime.
Industry Merit Award – Taiwo Ajayo-Lycett
Trailblazer Award: Teniola Aladese.
Best Director (Movie) – Ramsey Nouah.
Best Overall Movie – Amina by Izu Ojukwu and Okey Ogunjiofor.