An ace actor and national President, CEFO Productions, Mr Monday Percy Edoki, has announced that the third edition of Nollywood Golden Awards will hold on Saturday, November 27 at Golden Cocktail Hotel, Agbor, Delta State. Edoki disclosed this during a press conference at his office in Agbor on Wednesday, November 18.
The popular Nollywood actor cum producer said in the interview that during the event which according to him will be a grand one, notable persons who have contributed meaningfully to the growth of Nollywood will be honoured with distinguished awards.
He stated that the essence of the Nollywood Golden Awards which started three years ago is to honour and appreciate individuals and groups that have in different ways helped in the growth and development of Nollywood.
His words, “Nollywood Golden Awards is an annual event that started in 2017.The aim was to appreciate individuals and groups who have in different ways helped to grow the Nollywood industry. In our maiden edition, 34 persons were honoured while 18 persons were honoured in the second edition. In this year’s edition, 10 persons will be honoured, including the Dein of Agbor, His Royal Majesty Dr Benjamin Ikenchuku Keagborekwuzi I.
The full list of those to be honoured at the event are: Dr Benjamin Ikenchuku Keagborekuzi 1,as the most friendly monarch to Nigeria Nollywood, Sam Obiago, as the most reliable veteran, Percy prevail, as the best youngest actor of the year 2020, Zubby Michael, best actor of the year 2020, Xllola John,
best creative actress of the year, 2020, Joyce Kalu, the excellent actress of the year, 2020, Nnenna Merit Okonta, the queen of Nollywood, Otalor Olive, the most supportive performing upcoming actress of the year, 2020, Onwuasoigwe Sharon Amara, face of CEFO 2020, Patience Akokogio, Miss CEFO, 2020 and Jude Onorriode, the most disciplined CEFO member 2020
He disclosed that the event will also feature cultural dance and other side attractions, adding that there will be gala night after the awards that day.
He used the medium to call on residents in Ika land to help make event a grand one by identifying with the project. He noted that his aim is to make Ika land an entertainment hub in Delta State, stressing entertainment is the soul of life; hence, it should be supported by all well meaning Ika people.
HRM (Dr) Benjamin Ikenchuku Keagborekwuzi 1