African Entertainment Awards, also known as AEA is as an annual award show that recognizes individuals who have positively impacted the African Canadian entertainment industry. It is also aimed at showcasing rich African-Canadian culture, arts and entertainment. This luxurious event features a red carpet gala reception, live entertainment, comedy and an awards ceremony graced by elite guests, celebrities, performing artists and business professionals.
According to information posted on the official AEAC website, the AE Awards "celebrates cutting edge developments and forward thinkers shaping the future of African entertainment industry. Thereby honouring, innovations, entrepreneurship and brand development."
AE Awards Canada is a brainchild of Stash House Entertainment, founded by one of Nigerian fast-emerging entrepreneur, Kunle Adekale - also the inspiration behind All For Love Foundation, a charitable organization that focuses on supporting less privileged kids in Africa.
For more information about the African Entertainment Awards, interviews or media requests please contact:
AE Awards Planning Committee
Phone: (647) 656-142
Toronto, ON - April 5th, 2015 -- African Entertainment Inc. proudly announces the return of the fourth edition of the African Entertainment Awards, on Saturday September 5, 2015 inside the Living Arts Centre located at 4141 Living Arts Drive, Mississauga, Ontario L5B 4B8. This year's awards ceremony will be hosted by one of Nollywood's top actors, John Dumelo and female International recording artist Emma Nyra. Operating under the new 2015 theme "Re-Branding Africa Through Entertainment, The awards ceremony promises to leave a lasting impression and big changes from its previous year, including better quality visuals, from the production to the Red Carpet experiennce. An increase in local and international celebrities, special guests and personalities are all in order from the African Entertainment Industry. Founder and Executive Producer of the African Entertainment Awards, Ibrahim Adekale says, "We are excited to honor creative talents in the entertainment industry and also looking forward to sharing this talents with the world".
The 4th Annual African Entertainment Awards nomination process runs February 23rd to May 23, 2015. The nomination process has change d from its previous year, now allowing the African Entertainment Awards Selection Panel to review all submitted nominations. Potential industry nominees are encouraged to nominate themselves by completing the online nomination form on the African Entertainment Awards website at: www.aeawards.ca. After the nomination deadline, the selection panel will choose the official nominees in each category by participating in a series of review meetings to thoroughly assess the eligibility of each industry nominee. The 2015 selections panel consists of entertainment professionals with a broad array of knowledge, experience and backgrounds.Read More