The awards ceremony will be held in Dakar, Senegal tonight (Sunday 16th January).
Lito who touched down in the west African country on Thursday this week with an entourage of 9 people managed to scoop 2 nominations, BEST African DJ and Best Artist, duo, or group in African Ragga and Dancehall category.
Dj Lito will be battling for the award against top African Djs like DJ Snake, DJ Snake, and Major League DJs among others
Officially tagged the Teranga edition, the 8th Afrimma encompasses the good hospitality, warmth, generosity, and sharing that is the core of Senegalese life.
The event commenced on Thursday, January 12, 2023, with a courtesy visit to the President of the Host Country, while a host city tour, school visit, and gift presentation (as part of AFRIMA’s CSR), as well as a welcome soiree which was held on the same day.
This will be the first time the main awards ceremony will be held in a francophone country after past editions.