MTV Africa Music Award with Zain presents: The Road to MAMA

…as The Game, Tuface Idibia, 9ice, D’banj, others Set for the four-African -city tour!

sitting on top!!sitting, sitting on top!!!

The Game: sitting on top!!sitting, sitting on top!!!

The road to MAMA sounds like a documentary, doesn’t it? anyway, MTV is kick-starting the celebrations of the MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) with Zain, with an all star concert tour tagged THE ROAD TO MAMA. Tour will visit the Democratic republic of Congo, South Africa, Kenya and Nigeria.

Alex Okosi, Senior Vice President & Managing Director, MTV Networks Africa, said: “The MTV Africa Music Awards with Zain is a pan-African ideal that supports talent across the continent and we want to give as many people as possible the opportunity to see the nominees in the flesh, and ultimately to encourage them to vote for their favorite artists.”

Headlining the tour is US rapper, The Game, nominee at MAMA’s Best Hip Hop category. the Game, will be supported by several acts also nominated in the inaugural MTV Africa Music Awards.

The concerts are scheduled to take place in the two weeks prior to the MTV Africa Music Awards with Zain, starting on Tuesday, 11 November. Event schedule are as follows:

Fally Ipupa

Fally Ipupa

Nov 11, Kinshasa, DRC:
Venue: Halle de la Gombe Special Guest Artist: Fally Ipupa (DRC)

Nov 13, Johannesburg, South Africa
Venue: Standard Bank Arena

Supporting Artistes:
The Parlotones (South Africa) – Best Group and Best Alternative nominee
HHP (South Africa) – Best Male, Best Hip Hop and Artist of the Year nominee
Cassette (South Africa) – Best Live Performer nominee
Loyiso (South Africa) – Best R&B nominee

The Parlotones

The Parlotones

Nov 15, Nairobi, Kenya
Venue: Bomas of Kenya, Nairobi

Bad sharp guy!!!

2face Idibia

Supporting Artistes:
2FACE Idibia (Nigeria) – Best Male nominee
East African Bashment Crew (Uganda) – Best Group nominee
Jua Cali (Kenya)- Best Male nominee
Wahu (Kenya) – Best Female and Best New Act nominee

Nov 18, Lagos, Nigeria:
Venue: Planet One

Supporting Artistes:
9ice (Nigeria) – Best Hip Hop, Best New Act nominee
D’Banj & Mo Hits All Stars (Nigeria) – Best Male, Artist of the Year and Best Live nominee
Naeto C (Nigeria) – Best New Act nominee
Samini (Ghana) – Best Live Performer nominee

the Kokotainer

D'Banj: the Kokotainer

MTV Africa Music Awards with Zain is scheduled to hold at The Velodrome, Abuja, on Saturday, 22 November 2008



  1. yhooo am happy dat such an award is taking place in nigeria.looking at the venue no one will believe that it abuja i love it perfect combination MAMA AWARD

  2. slt c augusma juste pour souhaite bonne chance à fally

  3. i luv u guyz but very soon i will surprise u guyz with my muzik only if i can see a produza

  4. 2 face is da best 4 life man

  5. I love d show

  6. 2baba u are simply d best no doubt keep it up man

  7. Nobody like 2 baba.He has made Nigga proud.

  8. peace to isaac and da brotherhood of ZION

  9. I like MAMA and i don’t know how i can be a member. i am a Cameroonian , a musician and a film writer , please help me be a member

  10. haha u stupid documentery i will rape ur mother

  11. i luv u guy .u make m fel happy more espl u 2baba

  12. 2baba, no b lie, i dey feel like. 4 sure u d best. Just as u said, no b small thing.

  13. i vote 2 face

  14. i hope every is going on well . i wish u the best this is 2mosco on line with u

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