Rivers state Government, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike in bid to restore the beautiful days of Garden City has approved the hosting of this year’s edition of All African Music Awards (AFRIMA) in Port-Harcourt.
Dr Tammy Danagogo, secretary to the state government made this information known in his office when the management board of AFRIMA paid him a courtesy visit.
“As host state vis-a-vis host nation, I believe our gains are immense, apart from showcasing our peculiar culture in music and hospitality to the rest of African and the world, our young creative artists and stars stand to gain from those ahead of them with vast experience in the music and creative industry”
While Mr Dada Mike, the president and executive producer of AFRIMA stated that apart from the main AFRIMA award ceremony, the host state also stands to benefit from having the AFRIMA Music village, AFRIMA Music Business summit, tour of host city amongst many other events.
All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) is an annual awards established to reward and celebrate musical talents and creativity around the Africa continent.