Kenya has received a total of 17 nominations in this year’s Africa Magic Viewer’s Choice Awards (AMVCA).
The 2023 AMCVA will be held in Lagos, Nigeria on May 20.
Popular Showmax comedy Njoro Wa Uba is among the 17 nominees. The show has been nominated in the category for Best Original Comedy series and is up against Flatmates, The Johnsons, My Siblings and I, Cohabits, RSM, Uncle Limbani, Mussulando and Popi.
Movies Baba Twins, Click Click Bang and Married to Work are also nominated in the Best Movie East Africa category,
Single Kiasi is nominated in the Best TV Series slot. The captivating drama is listed alongside Kenya’s Crime and Justice, another local series, County 49, as the trio go up against a heavy Nigerian lineup.
Kenyan actress Grace Wacuka has been nominated for Best Actress
List of Kenyan Nominees on Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards
Best Actress in a Comedy/TV series – Grace Wacuka (Married to Work)
Best TV series -Single Kiasi; Crime and Justice; County 49
Best Movie East Africa category – Baba Twins; Click Click Bang; Married to Work
Best Indigenous Language Movie or TV Series Kiswahili – Click Click Bang
Best Sound Editor in a movie or series – Fredrick Karumba (Click Click Bang)
Best Supporting Actor (Movie/TV Series) – James Webbo ( County 49 )
Best Original Comedy series – Njoro wa Uba