It’s going to be celebrity
couples affair at the sixth edition
of the Nigerian Broadcasters
Merit Awards, NBMA, as
showbiz impresario, Charly
Boy and his wife, Lady Di will
square up with Isaac and Nneka
Moses of Goge Africa fame.
NBMA, the pioneer award for
TV/Radio broadcasters and onair
personalities, will hold on
Saturday 27th February, 2016 at
the Grand Ballroom of Barcelona
Hotels, Wuse 2, Abuja.
The choice of Abuja is
imperative this time around,
as all previous editions of the
annual event were held in
However, the eccentric
Denrele Edun is expected
take charge of the cocktail and
red carpet session and on the
wheels- of- steel is effervescent
DJ Phyz, the South Africa based
Nigerian turntable whiz kid.
Among the lined-up
programmes to add glitz and
glamour to the event include
live studio broadcast, a red
carpet reception, dance drama,
fashion exhibition, command
performances from shining
music and comedy stars, and
other side attractions.
Cocktails and the red carpet
event will start 2pm and main
event is slated for 4pm, prompt.
However, due to the numerous
categories, some award winners
will be announced during the
cocktail/red carpet session
slated for 2pm.
115 competitive categories
are up for grabs for over 500
nominees for the 6th NBMA, the
ongoing voting exercise, which
commenced a few weeks ago,
will be closed by midnight of
Tuesday, February 23.

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