aealogo(Toronto, Canada – May 23, 2013) - Canada’s only African Entertainment Awards celebrates its third year on Saturday August 31, 2013 at the Living Arts Center, located at 4141 Living Arts Drive, Mississauga, Ontario L5B 4B8. The 3rd Annual African Entertainment Awards is expected to be bigger and better than last year, with a lot of local and international celebrities in the African entertainment industry. This year the awards ceremony will be hosted by award winning Nollywood actor Majid Michel, and actress Tracy Obonna. Special performances by international dance group Ijo Vudu, Dance in Motion, Grammy nominated Katie Cadet and many more.

0516” This year you can expect a lot more exciting changes. The look of the award is new, the venue is spectacular and we will be having a lot more international artists present” -Ibrahim Adekale (Founder and CEO of the African Entertainment Awards)

Nominations and Voting:
Online nominations end on May 31st, so the public can go online now and nominate their favourites in various categories. Voting for the official nominees begins August 1, 2013, online at

Tickets are on sale now for the African Entertainment Awards at $40 for Regular, $60 VIP. Tickets can be purchased online at or





About the African Entertainment Awards:
The awards show is the premiere African Entertainment Awards event in Canada, celebrating and honoring African cultural arts and entertainment. The event brings out the best in African entertainment, with international celebrities, entertainers, dignitaries, live performances, awards presentations, and gala reception.
Interviews with the organizers are available upon request
Please Contact:
Tiffany Ford
Ford Publicity
Phone: (647) 297-3148
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