The full list of winners at the 2017 edition of Africa Movie Academy Awards which took place at the prestigious Eko Hotels and Suites in Victoria Island, Lagos. The event was hosted by award winning actress, Nse Ikpe Etim who dazzled the audience with her hosting abilities. Nigeria’s Akin Omotoso won the best director award, Nkem Owoh received the Lifetime Achievement Award, Three Wise Men won the best comedy award while “76” received the award for the Lagos State Best Nigerian film award.

See full list below:

TONY ELUMELU AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST COMEDY

Funny Enough (Snaaks Genoeg) – South Africa
Three Wise Men – Nigeria – winner

Keteke – Ghana

A Trip To Jamaica – Nigeria

AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

Adonijah Owiriwa – 76
Warren Matsimola – Vaya

Olu Jacobs – Oloibiri

Papi Mpaka – Félicité – winner

Richard Seruwazi – While We Live

Majid Michel – Slow Country

AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

Inna Moja – Wulu
Theresa Edem – Ayamma

Taiwo Ajai Lycet – Oloibiri

Nmonde Mbusi – Vaya

Somkele Idhalama – 93 Days

Angelique Kidjo – CEO – winner

AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE

Sambassa Nzeribe – Slow Country
Ibrahim Koma – Wulu

Richard Mofe Damijo – Oloibiri

Amine Ennaji- A Mile in My Shoes

David Oyelowo – Queen of Katwe

Dann Jaques Mouton- Call Me Thief

Ramsey Noah – 76

Jahwar Soudani – Last Of Us – winner

AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE

Vero Tshanda – Félicité – winner
Lydia Forson – Keteke

Lupita Nyong’o – Queen of Katwe

Bimbo Akintola – 93 Days

Josette Bushell-Mingo – While We Live

Rita Dominic – 76

Khabonina Quebeka – Dora’s Peace

Zimkhitha Nyoka – Vaya

EFERE OZAKO AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST SHORT FILM

Bout – Nigeria
On Monday Last Week – Ghana/USA

A Place for Myself – Rwanda – winner

Silence – Nigeria

Kieza – Angola

Yemoja: Rise of the Orisa- Nigeria/UK

Marabout – Senegal

A Place in the Plane – Senegal – joint winner

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