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AMVCA 2016 Meet the 3 biggest nominees

It's less than 24 hours before the 2016 edition of the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards. Check out the three biggest nominees of prestigious movie awards.

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The 2016 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards is almost here, and we are obviously excited.

Set to hold on Saturday, March 4, 2016, the awards ceremony celebrates great work in the African movie industry.

ALSO READ: CHECK OUT OUR 2016 AMVCA WINNERS PREDICTION

We here at Pulse have put together the three biggest nominees of prestigious movie awards. Check them out below;

1. Dry

The Stephanie Linus directorial debut leads with nine nominations. The  movie is based on the challenges faced by child brides who are struggling with VVF (Vesico vaginal fistula) and stars Ferdinand Afo, Rekiya Attah and Samuel Beavis alongside others.

It has been nominated in the Best Overall Movie, Best Costume Designer, Best Makeup Artist, Best Director, Best Supporting Actress, Best Art Director, Best Cinematographer, Best Movie(West Africa) and Best Sound Editor categories.

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"Dry" by Stephanie Linus

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ALSO READ: 4 ACTORS WITH MULTIPLE OSCAR NOMINATIONS AND NO WIN

2. Ayanda

A love story tale which stars award wining actor OC Ukeje alongside Fulu Mugovhani, follows with eight nominations.

"Ayanda: tells the story of a twenty one year old Afro hipster, who embarks on a journey of self discovery trying to keep the memory of her father alive.

The movie has been nominated in the Best Overall Movie, Best Writer, Best Makeup Artist, Best Director, Best Actress, Best Movie – Southern Africa, Best Cinematographer and Best Sound Editor categories.

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ayanda

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3. Road to Yesterday

Starring Genevieve Nnaji, Oris Erhuero and Chioma Omeruah, the Ishaya Bako film has been nominated in the Best Overall Movie, Best Writer, Best Director, Best Actress, Best Picture Editor, Best Movie West Africa and Best Sound Editor categories.

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Road to Yesterday Poster

 

ALSO: CHECK OUT FULL LIST OF 2016 AMVCA WINNERS

Which of these movies would rule the night?

Set to hold on Saturday, March 5, 2016, at Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island Lagos, the awards night will be hosted by IK Osakioduwa and Minenhle ‘Minnie’ Dlamini

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