AUC, AFRIMA appoint PWC to appear at award votes


The African Union Price and The Worldwide Committee of All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) enjoy appointed PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) as its legit international auditor of AFRIMA’s vote casting processes and applications.

This turned into once announced at a joint press convention and unveiling ceremony held on the PWC Abilities Centre in Lagos, Nigeria on Wednesday.

Following the appointment, PwC will originate just stress attempting out of AFRIMA’s vote casting platform and conduct vulnerability assessment to validate the integrity of the instrument deployed for improved security controls.

They’re moreover expected to attain penetration attempting out covering the vote casting system and its interface, show screen public and academy vote casting portals, collate votes and show conceal the sealed results in the middle of the award ceremony.

The Leader – Technology, media, Entertainment and telecommunication (TMET), PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), Femi Osinubi, said they are serious about this collaboration.

He said it’s far as a results of their trip and investment in the artistic industry which contributed to the GDP of Africa in 2020.

In her welcome cope with, Head of Culture, Social Affairs Division, African Union Price, Angela Martins, said“

“The African Union recognises the role young other folks play as drivers of replace to foster pattern on the continent and to promote the artistic industry and rewards artistes that enjoy produced animated works even with the challenges posed by the Covid-19 pandemic.” .

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The President and Government Producer of AFRIMA, Mike Dada, said the engagement of PwC is to guarantee music followers, artistes and mavens in the music industry in Africa of the authenticity, independence and integrity of the AFRIMA’s vote casting task.

He said :”The appointment of PWC after a meticulous task is in tandem with AFRIMA core values of FACE IT – Fairness, Authenticity, Creativity, Excellence, Integrity and Transparency which we promise the continent to continuously uphold.”

You can must show conceal that PWC is legit for performing the same authentic services and products to international events handle OSCARS for decades.PWC is an organisation identified for building believe in society and fixing fundamental complications as its core reason.

Additionally show conceal on the briefing were AFRIMA Worldwide Advisor, Rikki Stein; Associate Producer, AFRIMA, Olisa Adibua; Associate, TMT, PwC, Udochi Muogilim; and Leader – Non-public Wealth, PwC, Esiri Agbeyi among others.

The vote casting task for AFRIMA 2021 commenced on September 27 and may maybe well cease on November 20


The tournament will be held at Eko Hotel and Suites, Lagos, Nigeria from November 19-21 with stay broadcast to 84 television stations in 109 international locations.

Preceding the award ceremony is The African Music Substitute Summit (AMBS), a platform for industry networking and interaction among music mavens.

This may maybe happen on Friday, November 19, 8.30am.

While AFRIMA Music Fest, an evening of real music concerts with stay performances from African music superstars will happen on the identical day of November 19 from 6.00p.m.

November 21 comes along with your total glitz and glam from Africa’s music superstars, celebrities, and international personalities @ AFRIMA Awards ceremony with Crimson carpet 4.30pm, Awards 7.30 pm.

AFRIMA has been regarded as the final celebration and recognition of African skills and creatives globally since 2014.

Now in its eighth year, AFRIMA recognises and honours African artists, music producers, songwriters, video directors, Disc Jockeys, Choreographers/dancers, and picture/movie producers living on the continent or in the diaspora to boot to Worldwide acts with the 23.9-carat gold-plated AFRIMA trophy.

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