Rumours had been circulating that the Afrobeats legend would not show up at the Gala Night of the twin events ostensibly because he was indisposed.
Even when 2Baba Idibia (aka 2Face Idibia) had already arrived Frankfurt and checked into his room at the 5-star Marriott Hotel and video recordings of his arrival in Germany had gone viral on social media, doubting Thomases were still unconvinced.
By Fred Iwenjora
Nollywood Film Festival Germany, NFFG has been adjudged the best African festival in Germany. Best African festival is one of categories of the African Community in Germany Awards 2021
In a keenly contested online voting by all and sundry, NFFG beat African festival Stuttgart and African festival Tubingen to clinch the revered title at the well publicised event organised by top German media organisation Afronews.de and held last night (23rd October, 2021) in Frankfurt Am Main, Germany.
NFFG organised by Ehizoya Golden Entertainment e.V under the directorship of the Cultural Ambassador Isaac izoya clinched the award with 52% of votes followed by African festival Stuttgart and African festival Tubingen with 29% and 19% of votes respectively.
NOLLYWOOD FILM FESTIVAL GERMANY & NOLLYWOOD EUROPE
GOLDEN AWARDS - NEGA 2019 PROGRAM
OPENING CEREMONY & FILM SCREENING
Venue: FILMFORUM HOCHST CINEMA
65929 FRANKFURT AM MAIN
Frankfurt Main Höchst S-Bahnhof
DATE: 30th August 2019
TIME: 17.30Uhr (5.30pm)
FILM TITLE: WEDE