Prestigious champagne brand, Moet & Chandon has congratulated the recently-announced nominees of the African movie awards, Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) 2018.

 As the ‘champagne of cinema’, Moët Nigeria is thrilled to celebrate beautiful moments in African Cinema.

(Elizabeth Oputa, Moet Hennessy Manager of Champagnes and Wines Portfolio)

 Commenting on the announcement which took place on Friday the 4th of August, 2018; Elizabeth Oputa, Moët Hennessy Manager of Champagnes and Wines portfolio, we are happy to share this special moment with the nominees, Moët & Chandon has been a champagne of choice to celebrate historical moments or private moments of great personal importance and this is one of them for all of the nominees.

 The nominees for the prestigious pan-African awards were unveiled this past weekend at the Wheatbaker Hotel, Ikoyi, Lagos. At the event, a total of 27 categories were revealed ahead of the award ceremony scheduled to hold on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at Radisson Blu Hotel & Convention Centre, Kigali, Rwanda.

 Some of the celebrated nominees are actors Richard Mofe Damijo, Lydia Forson, Kate Henshaw, OC Ukeje, Dakore Egbuson-AkandeSam Dede, Frank Donga, Reine Swart, Okawa Shaznay, Nana Ama McBrown, Lydia Forson, Sika Osei, Mariam Phiri, Tunde Aladese, Joselyn Dumas, among others.

 As sponsors of this year’s awards, the premium champagne brand has re-iterated its commitment to the recognition and celebration of the best of talents, achievements and beautiful moments in Africa and plans to capture the very essence and connection between movies and lifestyle.

About the AMAA Awards

The AMAA awards was founded by Peace Anyiam-Osigwe and run through the Africa Film Academy to celebrate trailblazers in filmmaking. The AMAA Awards is presented annually to recognize excellence among professionals working in, or non-African professionals who have contributed to, the African film industry.

The full list of nominees for this year’s awards – the 14th edition of the Premier Africa Film Awards – is available on the AMAA Awards website.


Founded in 1743, Moët & Chandon contributed to introduce champagne to the world by offering a range of unique wines for every occasion. From iconic Moët Impérial to the Grand Vintage Collection, from the extroverted Moët Rosé Impérial to the innovative Moët Ice Impérial, each champagne dazzles and delights with bright fruitiness, an enticing palate and an elegant maturity.
Moët & Chandon celebrates the thrill of living. With a bottle of its champagne opened every second around the globe, Moët & Chandon knows that every second is an experience, and every experience is a #MoëtMoment to live now. Recognized for its quality and prestige, Moët & Chandon is known worldwide as the champagne of cinema.

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