Yoruba Movies Academy Awards: Who wears the crown?

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At the Yoruba Movie Academy Awards, Yomi FashLanso, Odulade Adekola, Muyiwa Ademola, Femi Adebayo and Femi Branch will battle for Best Actor in a leading role while Fathia Balogun, Funke Akindele, Bimbo Akintola, Mosun Filani and Toyin Aimahku will battle for Best Actress in a leading role. 

Late Hubert Ogunde , Chief Lere paimo, Tunde kelani, Moses Olaiya, Late Alade Aromire, Idowu Phillips(Mama rainbow), Abiodun Duro Ladipo (Moremi), are among the great Yoruba movie icons who will be receiving awards at the maiden edition of Yoruba Movie Academy Awards (YMAA) to be held on May 20, 2012 in Abeokuta, Ogun state.

The organizers of the awards have made it known that “traditional red carpet” and the classy Hummer Limousine shuttle that will serve as a glamorous celebrity shuttle from their respective hotels to the new ultra-modern June 12 Cultural Centre, Kuto, Abeokuta, the venue of the event will be the major attractions at YMAA 2012 . Also the dress code for the awards is full native dress.

The nominees for the awards were revealed last month.


  1. Azeem adesiyan omowumi

    June 17, 2012 at 4:00 PM

    sanyeri is d best comedian,why not him

  2. Buje Budanu

    August 24, 2012 at 8:33 AM

    Am Happy for you guys and I love you all…….

  3. Clement tosin

    August 27, 2012 at 7:28 PM

    They are all competent for the award.

  4. Oladiti Bukola

    October 11, 2012 at 11:03 AM

    They are all suitable for the award.

  5. Habeeb Ajelanwa (up coming yoruba movie star ) by God grace.

    October 14, 2012 at 11:20 PM

    I love does people d@ are awarded

  6. Babatunde Abiodun

    November 27, 2012 at 12:46 PM

    It pain my guy is not their Ibrahim Chatta.

  7. Ajayi samuel

    December 20, 2012 at 12:02 PM

    Odunlade adekola will never ran down

  8. omotayo

    December 21, 2012 at 2:08 PM


  9. Yusufqudus

    February 7, 2013 at 5:08 PM

    Odunlade adekola is the best actor. Why adeniyi afonja is the best comedian. Why toyin aimaku is the best actress. I love my people

  10. Kola OBA

    July 25, 2013 at 3:06 PM

    Odunlade Adekola should be awarded the best actor because his swags and styles are incomparable.He is truly the best.

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