This years edition is scheduled for October 22nd, 2016 at the Ticket Pro Dome, Johannesburg, South Africa and Effyzzie’s lead act, Yemi Alade and South African hip-hop act Nasty C and also Babes Wodumo, are billed to take the stage.
Taking to their official twitter handle, MTV Base Africa tweeted “#MTVMAMA2016 | There you have it“. See tweet below;
— MTV Base Africa (@MTVbaseAfrica) September 7, 2016
The 2015 edition ended on a splendid note for Nigerian acts as P-Square took the Artist Of The Decade award and also Best Group Award. The Koko master D’banj, picked the MTV Evolution Award while Davido went home with African Best Male Artist, and Yemi Alade Best Female. Nominations for the 2016 edition would be announce in September but no specific date has been announced yet.