World press briefing on Pop Culture Africa Awards, 2019 (1st ever awards ceremony that celebrates African events and it personalities) Poptv Events Africa, a pan African media and events management organization brings the first ever Awards that appreciate the Events industry known as the Pop Culture Africa Awards, 2019.
The Pop Culture Africa Awards 2019 is a celebration of the Events industry and its personalities. Over the years, there has been numerous events and these events have not had a platform where they are being celebrated and recognized for their outstanding nature likewise the organizers of these events.
So #PCAA as it will be shortly called is a platform to appreciate the hands behind a successful event and celebrate the best of events across Nigeria with an expansion plan into the African space. Its maiden awards was done in 2018 in the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. It was a gathering of young entrepreneurs, brands, events personalities, events enthusiasts and a whole lot more.
Twenty-one awards were given to winners from various categories as well as 4 honorary awards handed out to outstanding personalities across Nigeria. We had a spectre of guests from across Enugu, Lagos and Owerri who converged for the events activities which included the live viewing of the UEFA champions league as well as an events marketing seminar on digital Marketing.
Our guests were thrilled to musical displays, theatrical performances as well as sumptuous smoothies and pastries from one of our sponsors. It was a night of bliss, glitz and glamour.
The event is billed to hold in Nsukka, a prestigious town in Enugu on a later to be released date in November this year, while other activities such as nomination and voting will be carried out within the months of September and October. According to the Creative director, Poptv Events Africa, Mr. Chinedu Nmegwah, the idea behind its choice is based on recognizing where it all started as well as improve the events and entertainment culture of the University town.
University of Nigeria is known for its ensemble of talents and high profile personalities that have visited for one event or another and also the heterogenously spread number of students who have over the years hosted some of the best events the South East has gotten. Also speaking to reporters, the CEO of Deriving Joy entertainment lauded the efforts of the organizers and was happy to partner with Poptv Events Africa, an organization headed by young talented entrepreneurs, towards bringing up a standard in the events industry by awarding uniqueness, creativity and entertainment all in one night. The event will be organized by EventsbyPop, a sister group in charge of events planning in conjunction with DerivingJoy digital, a known brand in events planning and promotions with numerous events successfully held under its watch.
Other partners will be revealed with time. About Poptv Events Africa Poptv Events Africa is a Nigerian based Pan-African brand registered as an organization under the CAC in Nigeria . It commenced operations in November, 2016 headed by a young undergraduate of the University of Nigeria, Mr. Chinedu Nmegwah and over the years it has grown from an Instagram page for events gists into a renowned media, promotions and events consultancy outfit.
Poptv Events Africa has tranversed all multimedia spheres with subsidiaries, Pop Media Africa, Poptvofficial and EventsbyPop. Its drive has been towards making the best out of every event as well as recognizing the hands that put these events together. Over the years, it has partnered with numerous events, brand activities and promotions some of which includes Media partnerships for the African fashion week London and Lagos, 2018-2019, Media and Entertainment conference in Enugu 2018, Glo Campus tour, 2017, Josh2funny all of me concert in Enugu, Miss Bold and beautiful Nigeria, 2018, Out of hand Comedy tour, Food Meets fashion, Enugu, Phynofest 2017 and a host of many others.
It also released a Campus-com series on YouTube early this year known as ''HausMatez'' which received wide acclaim and positive reviews. Its mission is to create the best visual memories for our clientele as well as fast track the evolving of the events industry in Nigeria and hopes to be the biggest promoter of African events worldwide.
Their services range from Events coverage, Red carpet interview sessions, multimedia services, media consultancy, events planning and creative works. For more info, enquires and sponsorships, please contact us vi +234- 813-962-8833 or via mail on [email protected].
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