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WapTV bag two awards as Davido, Mayorkun, Telz, Omah Lay win

By Daniel Anazia
12 December 2020   |   3:16 am
For its many contributions towards the fight against COVID-19, Nigeria’s family entertainment channel wapTV, was awarded the COVID-19 Impact Hero at the 8th edition of Moreklue All Youth Awards (MAYA) Awards

For its many contributions towards the fight against COVID-19, Nigeria’s family entertainment channel wapTV, was awarded the COVID-19 Impact Hero at the 8th edition of Moreklue All Youth Awards (MAYA) Awards

The channel was also honoured with the Indigenous TV Station of the Year award at the 2nd edition of Young Persons Award Dinner, which took place at Oriental Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos.

Also at the awards, former BBNaija housemate, Erica Nlewedim, who was disqualified on account of misconduct, beat actress Crystal Okoye, Nikki Samonas and others to grab ‘The New Nollywood Bride’ award.

The 30 billion gang head honcho and Davido Music World (DMW) president, David Adeleke better known as Davido, and fellow recording artiste on the DMW label, Mayorkun also won big on the night.

While Davido walked home with African Artiste of the Year, Mayorkun won Music Act of the Year, just as Omah Lay went home with Break Out Act of the Year award. For his creativity with club banger, Funkula, music producer, Telz bagged Hit Music Producer of the Year.

Known for showing the best TV dramas, comedy skits and series, Nigerian movies (English, Yoruba, Igbo, and Hausa), reality shows, events, music videos, celebrity interviews, game shows, fashion and other entertainment programmes, wapTV, a 24-hour family entertainment channel is watched by millions of viewers across Nigeria and several African countries, on an extensive network comprising all major digital TV providers including DStv 262, StarTimes 116, GOtv 102, StarSat 189, Play 275, and MyTV.