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Yemi Alade, Wizkid, Cassper Nyovest, Diamond Platnumz Lead 2016 WatsUp TV Africa Music Video Awards Nominations

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Yemi Alade, Wizkid, Cassper Nyovest, Diamond Platnumz have lead the 
nominations for the newly launched WatsUp TV Africa Music Video Awards 
which collated Music Video contents from over 20 Africa countries 
across 21 Categories.
The Awards which is an initiative of WatsUp TV, a leading 
Entertainment Content producer in the Pan African Bilingual community 
launched and announced its first set of Nominees for the 2016 WatsUp 
TV Africa Music Video Awards, an annual award dedicated to the 
celebration and honouring of the best in African Music Video on 
Thursday 29th September at Plot7 in Accra, Ghana.
The platform which is set to bridge the gap between the Anglophoneand 
Francophone music video contents show true ingenuity when over 140 
videos from 136 artistes where considered for this prestigious award 
thereby expanding the scope of knowledge on what African musicians and 
directors have been churning out across the continent.
Yemi Alade who leads with 6 nominations had Wizkid, Cassper Nyovest 
and Diamond Platnumz following with 5 nominations respectively.
Some of the Most Nominated Videos include: Final (Wizkid), Want You 
(Yemi Alade), War Ready (Cassper Nyovest), Tsumani (Ahmed Chawki), 
Baby Chop Kiss (Shata Wale), Nyedzilo (Edem), Pana (Tekno) etc
Nigeria leads with 39 Nominated artistes followed by Ghana(26), South 
Africa (12), Cameroon (7), Tanzania (8), Morocco (6) etc.
Voting has officially opened on wamva.watsup.tv
Below are the nominees for the 20 Announced Categories

AFRICAN VIDEO OF THE YEAR
1. Ahmed Chawki – Tsunami – Morocco
2. Amr Diab ft. Mohamed Mounir – Al Qahira – Egypt
3. Cassper Nyovest – War Ready – South Africa
4. Diamond Platnumz ft P’Square – Kidogo – Tanzania
5. Edem ft Reekado Banks – Nyedzilo – Ghana
6. Franko – Coller La Petite – Cameroon
7. Tekno – Pana – Nigeria
8. Tiwa Savage – Bad – Nigeria
9. Wizkid – Final – Nigeria
10. Yemi Alade – Want You – Nigeria

BEST AFRICAN VIDEO DIRECTOR 2016 NOMINEES
1. Clarence Peters – Pana – Nigeria

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