Who wins the battle? Yoruba Movie Academy Awards

Channels Television  
Updated April 16, 2012

Nollywood actresses Funke Akindele, Fathia Balogun and Bimbo Akintola will be battling for the Best Actress award at this year’s Yoruba Movie Academy Awards.

This event will be held at the Cultural Center Kuto- Abeokuta the state capital of Ogun State South West Nigeria.

The award has been carved out as part of the event lined up to mark Gov. Ibikunle Amosun’s first year in office.

According to the commissioner for Culture and Tourism, Chief Olu Odeyemi ‘It is worthy to note that Abeokuta is fast becoming the movie capital of the Southwest as plans are also underway to build a world class movie village towards the attainment of this historic objective’

This is the inaugural edition of the Yoruba Movie Academy Awards.