All participants of this year’s Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards(AMVCA) 2020 have been asked to self-quarantine after one of them tested positive for the deadly COVID-19.
According to Lagos’ Health Commissioner, Prof. Akin Abayomi, all guests to the event should strictly observe self-isolation since they may have come in contact with the said person.
Prof. Abayomi added that individuals should contact health workers should they notice any coronavirus-related symptoms.
A tweet by Prof Abayomi read: “#COVID19 Lagos Alert! I hereby notify you that all participants at the African Magic Viewers’ Choice Award (AMVCA) held on 14th March at @EkoHotels may have come in contact with one of the confirmed cases in Lagos and are most likely to have been exposed to #COVID19 Infection.”
Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCA) is an annual accolade presented by Multichoice recognizing outstanding achievement in television and film. This year’s edition saw thousands of people attending in Lagos.
Actress, Gloria Sarfo, swept the award for Best Supporting Actress at the 2020 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA). She was nominated for her role in Shirley Frimpong Manso’s ‘Perfect Picture: 10 Years Later’. Gloria Safo was the only Ghanaian nominated for this year’s AMVCA.