The 2016 MTV Africa Music Award (MAMA) has been scheduled to take place in Johannesburg on 22nd October 2016. The annual celebration of African works of art, talent and achievement recognises and rewards entertainers and achievers in the field of African music and Youth culture.
African talents will be slugging it out in the award categories of Best song, Best male and Female, Best Collaboration. Additonal inputs into the awards include; Best Lusophone and Best Francophone Artists, The Africa Re-Imagined Award and Personality of the Year. Award nominations will be unveiled in September 2016. The Awards will take place on the 22nd of October 2016