The recently concluded Africa Magic Viewers Awards (AMVCAS) that happened in Nigeria was a huge success for Kenyan productions.
The popular Showmax production ‘Njoro wa Uba’ won the Best Original Comedy Series. It features Joe Kinyua in the lead role, who embodies Njoro, a taxi driver trying to make ends meet after losing his job at a bank amidst accusations of fraud.
Another win for Kenya was the Kenyan movie, ‘Click Click Bang,’ created by Philip Karanja and Abel Mutua, which won two out of the three awards it had received nominations for.
‘Click Click Bang’ was named the Best Movie, East Africa, and Best Indigenous Language, Swahili (Movie/TV Series).
Abel Mutua took to social media to celebrate the win, “Yooooo!!!! We can’t keep calm. We Scooped 2 out of the 3 nominations at the #AMVCA2023,” Abel said. He thanked their fans, the cast, the crew, and investors, in a heartwarming message of gratitude and celebration.